Dr Olivier Sykes BA, MCD, PhD

Senior Lecturer in European Spatial Planning Geography and Planning

    Publications

    2021

    Reurbanisation and suburbia in Northwest Europe: A comparative perspective on spatial trends and policy approaches (Journal article)

    Dembski, S., Sykes, O., Couch, C., Desjardins, X., Evers, D., Osterhage, F., . . . Zimmermann, K. (2021). Reurbanisation and suburbia in Northwest Europe: A comparative perspective on spatial trends and policy approaches. PROGRESS IN PLANNING, 150. doi:10.1016/j.progress.2019.100462

    DOI: 10.1016/j.progress.2019.100462

    The scale of the century? - the new city regionalism in England and some experiences from Liverpool (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Nurse, A. (2021). The scale of the century? - the new city regionalism in England and some experiences from Liverpool. EUROPEAN PLANNING STUDIES. doi:10.1080/09654313.2021.1931044

    DOI: 10.1080/09654313.2021.1931044

    Territorial impact assessment: a policy assessment-like strategic environmental assessment in action (Chapter)

    Marot, N., Fischer, T., Sykes, O., Golobic, M., Muthoora, T., & González, A. (2021). Territorial impact assessment: a policy assessment-like strategicenvironmental assessment in action. In T. Fischer, & A. González (Eds.), Handbook on Strategic Environmental Assessment (pp. 56-77). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

    LOOKING BACK TO LOOK FORWARD - REFLECTING ON THE LEGACY AND FUTURE OF THE EUROPEAN SPATIAL DEVELOPMENT PERSPECTIVE (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (n.d.). LOOKING BACK TO LOOK FORWARD - REFLECTING ON THE LEGACY AND FUTURE OF THE EUROPEAN SPATIAL DEVELOPMENT PERSPECTIVE. Transactions of the Association of European Schools of Planning, 4(2), 95-98. doi:10.24306/traesop.2020.02.001

    DOI: 10.24306/traesop.2020.02.001

    Putting the COVID-19 pandemic into perspective: urban planning scholars react to a changed world (Journal article)

    Dockerill, B., Hess, D. B., Lord, A., Sturzaker, J., & Sykes, O. (2021). Putting the COVID-19 pandemic into perspective: urban planning scholars react to a changed world. Town Planning Review: Volume 92, Issue 1, 92(1), 1-2. doi:10.3828/tpr.2021.1

    DOI: 10.3828/tpr.2021.1

    2020

    Levelling up without the EU Structural Funds (Chapter)

    Sykes, O., & Nurse, A. (2020). Levelling up without the EU Structural Funds. In What will it really take to level-up? (pp. 128-142). London: Centre for Labour and Social Studies (CLASS ).

    La réurbanisation et les grandes régions urbaines en Angleterre et en France: tendances et réflexions (Chapter)

    Dembski, S., Sykes, O., Couch, C., & Desjardins, X. (2020). La réurbanisation et les grandes régions urbaines en Angleterre et en France: tendances et réflexions. In C. Demazière, X. Desjardins, & O. Sykes (Eds.), La gouvernance des métropoles et des régions urbaines en Europe: Des réformes institutionnelles aux coopérations territoriales (pp. 23-48). Paris: PUCA.

    Integrating planning and environmental protection: an analysis of post-Brexit regulatory styles and practitioner attitudes in the UK (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Fischer, T. (2020). Integrating planning and environmental protection: an analysis of post-Brexit regulatory styles and practitioner attitudes in the UK. Planning Theory and Practice.

    Introduction ‘Green cities’ as urban models: contributing to new urban agendas, but how? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., Demaziere, C., & Nurse, A. (2020). Introduction ‘Green cities’ as urban models: contributing to new urban agendas, but how?. Town Planning Review, 91(4), 349-355. doi:10.3828/tpr.2020.20

    DOI: 10.3828/tpr.2020.20

    Place-based vs. place blind? – Where do England’s new local industrial strategies fit in the ‘levelling up’ agenda? (Journal article)

    Nurse, A., & Sykes, O. (2020). Place-based vs. place blind? – Where do England’s new local industrial strategies fit in the ‘levelling up’ agenda?. Local Economy: The Journal of the Local Economy Policy Unit, 35(4), 277-296. doi:10.1177/0269094220955113

    DOI: 10.1177/0269094220955113

    Heritage conservation through planning: A comparison of policies and principles in England and China (Journal article)

    Chen, F., Ludwig, C., & Sykes, O. (2020). Heritage conservation through planning: A comparison of policies and principles in England and China. Planning Practice and Research. doi:10.1080/02697459.2020.1752472

    DOI: 10.1080/02697459.2020.1752472

    A many and invisible kingdom? – the lost and found territories of ‘Brexit Britain’ (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (n.d.). A many and invisible kingdom? – the lost and found territories of ‘Brexit Britain’. Géocarrefour, 94(94). doi:10.4000/geocarrefour.16013

    DOI: 10.4000/geocarrefour.16013

    2019

    Of humbug, Christmas spirits, ‘guilty governments’, and worlds made ‘otherwise’… (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2019). Of humbug, Christmas spirits, ‘guilty governments’, and worlds made ‘otherwise’…. Town and Country Planning, 2019(December), 532-535.

    The Rise of the Metropolitan City Region? Exploring the Establishment of New Levels of Local Government in England and France (Chapter)

    Sykes, O. J. (2019). The Rise of the Metropolitan City Region? Exploring the Establishment of New Levels of Local Government in England and France. In S. Armondi, & S. De Gregorio Hurtado (Eds.), Foregrounding Urban Agendas -The New Urban Issue in European Experiences of Policy-Making (pp. 185-209). Cham: Springer. Retrieved from https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-030-29073-3_9

    From ‘brassed off’ to ‘brexitland’? some notes on the PM’s northern exposure (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2019). From ‘brassed off’ to ‘brexitland’? some notes on the PM’s northern exposure. Town and Country Planning.

    Conference report the 2019 conference of the French and British Planning Study Group, the Governance of Metropolises and City Regions: Territorial Reforms, Spatial Imaginaries and New Forms of Cooperation, Tours Polytechnic, Tours, 11-12 April 2019 (Conference Paper)

    Demazière, C., Sykes, O., Desjardins, X., & Nurse, A. (2019). Conference report the 2019 conference of the French and British Planning Study Group, the Governance of Metropolises and City Regions: Territorial Reforms, Spatial Imaginaries and New Forms of Cooperation, Tours Polytechnic, Tours, 11-12 April 2019. In Town Planning Review Vol. 90 (pp. 571-578). doi:10.3828/tpr.2019.36

    DOI: 10.3828/tpr.2019.36

    It’s more complicated than that!: Unpacking ‘Left Behind Britain’ and some other spatial tropes following the UK’s 2016 EU referendum (Journal article)

    Nurse, A., & Sykes, O. (2019). It’s more complicated than that!: Unpacking ‘Left Behind Britain’ and some other spatial tropes following the UK’s 2016 EU referendum. Local Economy: The Journal of the Local Economy Policy Unit, 34(6), 589-606. doi:10.1177/0269094219881356

    DOI: 10.1177/0269094219881356

    Characteristic development model: A transformation for the sustainable development of small towns in China (Journal article)

    Wang, X., Liu, S., Sykes, O., & Wang, C. (2019). Characteristic development model: A transformation for the sustainable development of small towns in China. Sustainability (Switzerland), 11(13). doi:10.3390/su11133753

    DOI: 10.3390/su11133753

    Cross-national comparative research in planning – some things to consider (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Dembski, S. (2019). Cross-national comparative research in planning – some things to consider. Town and Country Planning, 88(7), 312-319.

    Input, output, throughput, stay put? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2019). Input, output, throughput, stay put?. Town and Country Planning, 88-95.

    Still no rhyme or region to leaving the EU? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2019). Still no rhyme or region to leaving the EU?. Town and Country Planning.

    2018

    EU Regional Investment Saved UK Neglected Regions – Who Will Save Them After Brexit? (Chapter)

    Sykes, O. J., & Schulze Baeing, A. (2018). EU Regional Investment Saved UK Neglected Regions – Who Will SaveThem After Brexit?. In F. Shaheen (Ed.), THE GREAT BRITISH REGRESSION - Brexit and Inequality (pp. 10-14). London: Centre for Labour and Social Studies.

    Post-geography worlds, new dominions, left behind regions, and ‘other’ places: unpacking some spatial imaginaries of the UK’s ‘Brexit’ debate (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2018). Post-geography worlds, new dominions, left behind regions, and ‘other’ places: unpacking some spatial imaginaries of the UK’s ‘Brexit’ debate. Space and Polity, 22(02), 137-161. doi:10.1080/13562576.2018.1531699

    DOI: 10.1080/13562576.2018.1531699

    Implications of Brexit for environmental assessment in the UK - results from a one day workshop at the University of Liverpool (Journal article)

    Fischer, T., Glasson, J., Jha Thakur, U. J., Therival, R., Howard, R., Fothergill, J., & Sykes, O. (2018). Implications of Brexit for environmental assessment in the UK - results from a one day workshop at the University of Liverpool. Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal. doi:10.1080/14615517.2018.1479364

    DOI: 10.1080/14615517.2018.1479364

    Policy and Practice Spatial imaginaries: tyrannies or transformations? (Journal article)

    Davoudi, S., Crawford, J., Raynor, R., Reid, B., Sykes, O., & Shaw, D. (2018). Policy and Practice Spatial imaginaries: tyrannies or transformations?. Town Planning Review, 89(2), 97-124. doi:10.3828/tpr.2018.7

    DOI: 10.3828/tpr.2018.7

    Regions to be Fearful? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J., & O'Brien, P. (2018). Regions to be Fearful?. Town and Country Planning, 96-99.

    2017

    Impact assessments? What impact assessments? Is anybody actually planning to leave the EU? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Fischer, T. (2017). Impact assessments? What impact assessments? Is anybody actually planning to leave the EU?. Town and Country Planning.

    From Student to Urban Planner (Chapter)

    From Student to Urban Planner (n.d.). Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315726854

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315726854

    What about the Urban Periphery? The Effects of the Urban Renaissance in the Mersey Belt (Journal article)

    Dembski, S., Schulze Bäing, A., & Sykes, O. J. (2017). What about the Urban Periphery? The Effects of the Urban Renaissance in the Mersey Belt. Comparative Population Studies, 42, 219-244. doi:10.12765/CPoS-2017-14en

    DOI: 10.12765/CPoS-2017-14en

    What about the Urban Periphery? The Effects of the Urban Renaissance in the Mersey Belt (Journal article)

    Dembski, S., Schulze Bäing, A., & Sykes, O. (n.d.). What about the Urban Periphery? The Effects of the Urban Renaissance in the Mersey Belt. Comparative Population Studies, 42. doi:10.12765/cpos-2017-14

    DOI: 10.12765/cpos-2017-14

    Celebrating pen heritage through heritage open days (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2017). Celebrating pen heritage through heritage open days. Town and Country Planning.

    Another Country (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J., & Desjardins, X. (2017). Another Country. Town and Country Planning.

    Cities and Regional Development in England – a festival of scales and regions? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J., & Nurse, A. (2017). Cities and Regional Development in England – a festival of scales and regions?. Pôle Sud, 2017(1).

    Regional and territorial development policy after the 2016 EU referendum – Initial reflections and some tentative scenarios (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Schulze Bäing, A. (2017). Regional and territorial development policy after the 2016 EU referendum – Initial reflections and some tentative scenarios. Local Economy, 32(3), 240-256. doi:10.1177/0269094217706456

    DOI: 10.1177/0269094217706456

    ‘things we lost in the fire’ (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2017). ‘things we lost in the fire’. Town and Country Planning.

    Territorial Policy and Governance (Chapter)

    Territorial Policy and Governance (n.d.). Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315734644

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315734644

    2016

    Aftermath: the consequences of the result of the 2016 EU referendum for heritage conservation in the United Kingdom (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Ludwig, C. (2016). Aftermath: the consequences of the result of the 2016 EU referendum for heritage conservation in the United Kingdom. Town Planning Review, 87(6), 619-625. doi:10.3828/tpr.2016.41

    DOI: 10.3828/tpr.2016.41

    An Idea of Europe? An Idea of Planning (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J., & Schulze-Baeing, A. (2016). An Idea of Europe? An Idea of Planning. Town and Country Planning -London- Town and Country Planning Association-.

    “We’ll Always Have Paris” (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2016). “We’ll Always Have Paris”. Town and Country Planning -London- Town and Country Planning Association-.

    The evolving context for territorial development policy and governance in Europe – from shifting paradigms to new policy approaches (Journal article)

    O’Brien, P., Sykes, O., & Shaw, D. (2015). The evolving context for territorial development policy and governance in Europe – from shifting paradigms to new policy approaches. L'Information géographique, 79(1), 72. doi:10.3917/lig.791.0072

    DOI: 10.3917/lig.791.0072

    Englishman’s Castle, Slum or Cultural Icon? – the fall and rise of the terraced house (Internet publication)

    Sykes, O. J. (2016). Englishman’s Castle, Slum or Cultural Icon? – the fall and rise of the terraced house. Retrieved from http://theconversation.com/

    Urban Planning Reviews: Governance of Planning. Volume 2: Learning from International Experience (Report)

    Shaw, D., Sturzaker, J., Mell, I., Brodie, K., Sykes, O., Dembski, S., & Sahar, A. (2016). Urban Planning Reviews: Governance of Planning. Volume 2: Learning from International Experience. Future Saudi Cities. Retrieved from https://www.futuresaudicities.org/

    2015

    Defining and Managing the Historic Urban Landscape: Reflections on the English Experience and Some Stories from Liverpool (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Ludwig, C. (n.d.). Defining and Managing the Historic Urban Landscape: Reflections on the English Experience and Some Stories from Liverpool. European Spatial Research and Policy, 22(2), 9-35. doi:10.1515/esrp-2015-0023

    DOI: 10.1515/esrp-2015-0023

    Planning as 'market maker': how planning is used to stimulate development in Germany, France and the Netherlands (Report)

    Lord, A., O'Brien, P. P., Sykes, O., & Sturzaker, J. (2015). Planning as 'market maker': how planning is used to stimulate development in Germany, France and the Netherlands: Planning as 'market maker': how planning is used to stimulate development in Germany, France and the Netherlands (RTPI Research Report no. 11).

    Territorial Impact Assessment of European Draft Directives-The Emergence of a New Policy Assessment Instrument (Journal article)

    Fischer, T. B., Sykes, O., Gore, T., Marot, N., Golobic, M., Pinho, P., . . . Perdicoulis, A. (2015). Territorial Impact Assessment of European Draft Directives-The Emergence of a New Policy Assessment Instrument. EUROPEAN PLANNING STUDIES, 23(3), 433-451. doi:10.1080/09654313.2013.868292

    DOI: 10.1080/09654313.2013.868292

    L'évolution des conceptions du développment territorial et de la gouvernance en Europe: des paradigmes en mutation aux nouvelles approches politiques (Journal article)

    O'Brien, P. P., Sykes, O., & Shaw, D. (2015). L'évolution des conceptions du développment territorial et de la gouvernance en Europe: des paradigmes en mutation aux nouvelles approches politiques. L'Information Géographique.

    The Potential and Perils of Cross-national Planning Research (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2015). The Potential and Perils of Cross-national Planning Research. Town and Country Planning.

    2014

    Anti-Politics, Professionals and a Bear Called Paddington (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2014). Anti-Politics, Professionals and a Bear Called Paddington. Town and Country Planning.

    Derailed: understanding the implementation failures of Merseytram (Journal article)

    Smith, M., Sykes, O., & Fischer, T. (2014). Derailed: understanding the implementation failures of Merseytram. Town Planning Review, 85(2), 237-260. doi:10.3828/tpr.2014.15

    DOI: 10.3828/tpr.2014.15

    Educating 'world professionals'? The challenges of internationalisation and the planning curriculum (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., Webb, B., Schulze-Baeing, A., & Sturzaker, J. (2014). Educating 'world professionals'? The challenges of internationalisation and the planning curriculum. International Planning Studies.

    Evolving conceptions of regional policy in Europe and their influence across different territorial scales (Chapter)

    O'Brien, P., Sykes, O., & Shaw, D. (2014). Evolving conceptions of regional policy in Europe and their influence across different territorial scales. In I. Deas, & S. Hincks (Eds.), Alternative Paths to Territorial Policy and Governance (pp. 15). London: Routledge.

    Introduction Linking rail and urban development: reflections on French and British experience (Journal article)

    Desjardins, X., Maulat, J., & Sykes, O. (2014). Introduction Linking rail and urban development: reflections on French and British experience. Town Planning Review, 85(2), 143-154. doi:10.3828/tpr.2014.9

    DOI: 10.3828/tpr.2014.9

    Tracks of My Tears? The Edinburgh Trams in Context (Journal article)

    Desjardins, X., Smith, M., & Sykes, O. (2014). Tracks of My Tears? The Edinburgh Trams in Context. Town and Country Planning, 4.

    2013

    A City Profile of Liverpool (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., Brown, J., Cocks, M., Shaw, D., & Couch, C. (2013). A City Profile of Liverpool. CITIES, 35, 299-318. doi:10.1016/j.cities.2013.03.013

    DOI: 10.1016/j.cities.2013.03.013

    The changing context of urban regeneration in North West Europe (Chapter)

    The changing context of urban regeneration in North West Europe (2013). In The Routledge Companion to Urban Regeneration (pp. 53-64). Routledge. doi:10.4324/9780203108581-13

    DOI: 10.4324/9780203108581-13

    Neo-liberalization Processes and Spatial Planning in France, Germany, and the Netherlands: An Exploration (Journal article)

    Waterhout, B., Othengrafen, F., & Sykes, O. (2013). Neo-liberalization Processes and Spatial Planning in France, Germany, and the Netherlands: An Exploration. Planning Practice and Research, 28(1), 141-159. doi:10.1080/02697459.2012.699261

    DOI: 10.1080/02697459.2012.699261

    A City Profile of Liverpool (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., Brown, J., Cocks, M., Shaw, D., & Couch, C. (2013). A City Profile of Liverpool. Cities, 20.

    Can less sometimes be more? - Integrating Land Use and Transport Planning on Merseyside (1965 - 2008) (Journal article)

    Fischer, T. B., Smith, M., & Sykes, O. (2013). Can less sometimes be more? - Integrating Land Use and Transport Planning on Merseyside (1965 - 2008). Urban, Planning and Transport Research, 1(1), 1-27.

    Entering Unknown Territory? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2013). Entering Unknown Territory?. Town and Country Planning, 5.

    Neo-liberalization Processes and Spatial Planning in France, Germany, and the Netherlands (Chapter)

    Sykes, O. J., Waterhout, B., & Othengrafen, F. (2013). Neo-liberalization Processes and Spatial Planning in France, Germany, and the Netherlands. In G. Haughton, & P. Allmendinger (Eds.), Spatial Planning and the New Localism (pp. 141-159). Abingdon: Routledge.

    Pulling the Right Levers? (Journal article)

    Brown, J., Sykes, O., & Wray, I. (2013). Pulling the Right Levers?. Town and Country Planning, 5.

    Remembering the legacy of 'le baron', 160 years on (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2013). Remembering the legacy of 'le baron', 160 years on. Town and Country Planning, 6.

    2012

    'For a Few Euros More?' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2012). 'For a Few Euros More?'. Town and Country Planning, 3.

    'In Europe 2012' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2012). 'In Europe 2012'. Town and Country Planning, 3.

    The Changing Context of Urban Regeneration in Europe (Chapter)

    Couch, C., Sykes, O., & Cocks, M. (2012). The Changing Context of Urban Regeneration in Europe. In M. E. Leary, & J. McCarthy (Eds.), The Routledge Companion to Urban Regeneration (pp. 17). London: Routledge.

    2011

    Investigating Sub-state Interpretations of European Territorial Cohesion: The Case of the United Kingdom (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2011). Investigating Sub-state Interpretations of European Territorial Cohesion: The Case of the United Kingdom. International Planning Studies, 16(4), 377-396. doi:10.1080/13563475.2011.618026

    DOI: 10.1080/13563475.2011.618026

    Whither a Europe of the (English) regions? Reflections on the prospects for the representation of English territorial interests in Europe (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Lord, A. (2011). Whither a Europe of the (English) regions? Reflections on the prospects for the representation of English territorial interests in Europe. Local Economy: The Journal of the Local Economy Policy Unit, 26(6-7), 486-499. doi:10.1177/0269094211418895

    DOI: 10.1177/0269094211418895

    'Sustaining a Territorial Agenda for the EU?' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2011). 'Sustaining a Territorial Agenda for the EU?'. Town and Country Planning, 3.

    European Cities and Capitals of Culture - A comparative approach - Introduction to the Special Issue (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2011). European Cities and Capitals of Culture - A comparative approach - Introduction to the Special Issue. Town Planning Review, 82.1, 1-12.

    Introduction: European cities and capitals of culture – a comparative approach (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2011). Introduction: European cities and capitals of culture – a comparative approach. Town Planning Review, 82(1), 1-12. doi:10.3828/tpr.2011.8

    DOI: 10.3828/tpr.2011.8

    Liverpool: European Capital of Culture (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Brown, J. (2011). Liverpool: European Capital of Culture. CURB Magazine, 2(1), 18-20.

    Making the case for participatory TIA (Journal article)

    Fischer, T. B., Sykes, O., & Gore, T. (2011). Making the case for participatory TIA. Town and Country Planning, 80(4), 204-207.

    New Visions for Cities and Regions in Europe? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2011). New Visions for Cities and Regions in Europe?. Town and Country Planning, 100-104.

    Sustaining a Territorial Agenda for the EU? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2011). Sustaining a Territorial Agenda for the EU?. Town and Country Planning, 352-355.

    Talking Territorial Cohesion Views' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2011). Talking Territorial Cohesion Views'. International Planning Studies.

    Thirty years of urban regeneration in Britain, Germany and France: The importance of context and path dependency (Journal article)

    Couch, C., Sykes, O., & Börstinghaus, W. (2011). Thirty years of urban regeneration in Britain, Germany and France: The importance of context and path dependency. Progress in Planning, 75(1), 1-52. doi:10.1016/j.progress.2010.12.001

    DOI: 10.1016/j.progress.2010.12.001

    Whither a Europe of the (English) regions? Reflections on the prospects for the (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J., & Lord, A. D. (2011). Whither a Europe of the (English) regions? Reflections on the prospects for the. Local Economy.

    2010

    'Territorial Cohesion Policy - into the 2010s' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2010). 'Territorial Cohesion Policy - into the 2010s'. Town and Country Planning, 101-103.

    All Quiet on the European Front? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2010). All Quiet on the European Front?. Town and Country Planning, 451-455.

    Another Europe (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2010). Another Europe. Town and Country Planning, 203-207.

    Internationalisation of the planning curriculum through cross-national cooperation: reflections on the AESOP Excellence in Teaching Prize 2009 (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Prigent, L. (2010). Internationalisation of the planning curriculum through cross-national cooperation: reflections on the AESOP Excellence in Teaching Prize 2009. Journal for Education in the Built Environment, 7(1), 67-79.

    La nouvelle planification spatiale régionale en Angleterre : un pari gagné ou une ambition qu'il reste à réaliser? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2010). La nouvelle planification spatiale régionale en Angleterre : un pari gagné ou une ambition qu'il reste à réaliser?. L'Information géographique, 74, 91-115.

    Planning in a World Container (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J., Lord, A., & Jha-Thakur, U. (2010). Planning in a World Container. Town and Country Planning, ,, 47-51.

    2009

    The territorial agenda of the European Union: Progress for climate change mitigation and adaptation? (Journal article)

    Fischer, T., & Sykes, O. (2009). The territorial agenda of the European Union: Progress for climate change mitigation and adaptation?. Town Planning Review, 80(1), 57-82. doi:10.3828/tpr.80.1.4

    DOI: 10.3828/tpr.80.1.4

    Planning for Climate Change (Chapter)

    Planning for Climate Change (n.d.). Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781849770156

    DOI: 10.4324/9781849770156

    A Tale of Four Cities (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2009). A Tale of Four Cities. Town and Country Planning, 2.

    Culture, regeneration and urban renaissance: Reflections of Liverpool's experiences as 'European Capital of Culture' (Journal article)

    Shaw, D., Sykes, O., & Fischer, T. B. (2009). Culture, regeneration and urban renaissance: Reflections of Liverpool's experiences as 'European Capital of Culture'. RaumPlanung, 143, 87-92.

    Demolition Zone Blues (Composition)

    Sykes, O. (2009). Demolition Zone Blues [ Score].

    Gauging the impact of a year of culture (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Shaw, D. (2009). Gauging the impact of a year of culture. Town and Country Planning, 3.

    Planning Theory or Planning Theories? the Hydra Model and its Implications for Planning Education (Journal article)

    Ferreira, A. N., Sykes, O., & Batey, P. (2009). Planning Theory or Planning Theories? the Hydra Model and its Implications for Planning Education. The Journal for Education in the Built Environment, 4(2), 29-54. Retrieved from http://www.cebe.heacademy.ac.uk/jebe/pdf/AntonioFerreira4%282%29.pdf

    Talking Territorial Cohesion Views - Debating Territorial Cohesion (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2009). Talking Territorial Cohesion Views - Debating Territorial Cohesion. Town and Country Planning ,, 4.

    The TEN-T: an environmental pitch (Journal article)

    Fischer, T., & Sykes, O. (2009). The TEN-T: an environmental pitch. Town and Country Planning, 2.

    The new EU Territorial Agenda - Indicating Progress for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation? (Chapter)

    Fischer, T. B., & Sykes, O. (2009). The new EU Territorial Agenda - Indicating Progress for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation?. In S. Davoudi, J. Crawford, & A. Mehmood (Eds.), Planning for Climate Change (pp. 15). London: Earthscan.

    Which came first the chicken or the egg; Stories of application of the ESDP throughout Europe (Chapter)

    Shaw, D. P., & Sykes, O. (2009). Which came first the chicken or the egg; Stories of application of the ESDP throughout Europe. In F. J. -R. -U. Governa, & M. Santangelo (Eds.), La costrunzione del territorio europeo (pp. 191-215). Rome: Carrocci.

    2008

    The Importance of Context and Comparison in the Study of European Spatial Planning (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2008). The Importance of Context and Comparison in the Study of European Spatial Planning. European Planning Studies, 16(4), 537-555. doi:10.1080/09654310801983464

    DOI: 10.1080/09654310801983464

    Investigating Territorial Positioning by Sub-state Territories in Europe (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Shaw, D. (2008). Investigating Territorial Positioning by Sub-state Territories in Europe. Regional & Federal Studies, 18(1), 55-76. doi:10.1080/13597560701847977

    DOI: 10.1080/13597560701847977

    'Strength from Diversity?' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2008). 'Strength from Diversity?'. Town and Country Planning, 3.

    'Territorial Cohesion - taking the debate forward' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2008). 'Territorial Cohesion - taking the debate forward'. Town and Country Planning, 4.

    'Thirty Years of Regeneration in France, Germany and Britain - Part 1 - Spatial, institutional and urban context' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Couch, C. (2008). 'Thirty Years of Regeneration in France, Germany and Britain - Part 1 - Spatial, institutional and urban context'. Town and Country Planning, 5.

    'Thirty Years of Regeneration in France, Germany and Britain - Part 2 - Evolution of Policy and Initiatives' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Couch, C. (2008). 'Thirty Years of Regeneration in France, Germany and Britain - Part 2 - Evolution of Policy and Initiatives'. Town and Country Planning, 11.

    CPO Blues (Composition)

    Sykes, O. J., & Lord, A. D. (2008). CPO Blues [Public Performance].

    2007

    Spatial Planning Systems of Britain and France (Chapter)

    Spatial Planning Systems of Britain and France (n.d.). Routledge. doi:10.4324/9780203962244

    DOI: 10.4324/9780203962244

    'Happy Birthday to EU!' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2007). 'Happy Birthday to EU!'. Town and Country Planning, 76(4), 139-140.

    'Plan Europe 2007?' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2007). 'Plan Europe 2007?'. Town and Country Planning Association, 76(2), 72-73.

    'The New Territorial Agenda - Progress for the Environment?' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J., & Fischer, T. (2007). 'The New Territorial Agenda - Progress for the Environment?'. Town and Country Planning, 5.

    Ingredients of governance for climate change adaptation in the EU - some reflections on a new green paper (Journal article)

    Fischer, T. B., & Sykes, O. (2007). Ingredients of governance for climate change adaptation in the EU - some reflections on a new green paper. Town and Country Planning.

    Ingredients of governance for climate change adaptation in the EU - some reflections on a new green paper, (Journal article)

    Fischer, T. B., & Sykes, O. (2007). Ingredients of governance for climate change adaptation in the EU - some reflections on a new green paper,. Town and Country Planning, 21-24.

    Investigating Territorial Positioning by Sub-State Authorities in Europe (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J., & Shaw, D. (2007). Investigating Territorial Positioning by Sub-State Authorities in Europe. Regional and Federal Studies.

    The new EU territorial agenda - progress for the environment? (Journal article)

    Sykes, O., & Fischer, T. B. (2007). The new EU territorial agenda - progress for the environment?. Town and Country Planning, 221-225.

    2006

    'Buidling Capacity for Territorial Cooperation - The Mission Opérationelle Transfrontalière' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2006). 'Buidling Capacity for Territorial Cooperation - The Mission Opérationelle Transfrontalière'. Town and Country Planning, 75(11), 3.

    'Cities and urban areas in the new European cohesion policy' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2006). 'Cities and urban areas in the new European cohesion policy'. Town and Country Planning, some.

    'Der Ball ist Rund und der spiel dauert neunzig minuten - but balancing spatial development requires playing a longer game' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2006). 'Der Ball ist Rund und der spiel dauert neunzig minuten - but balancing spatial development requires playing a longer game'. Town and Country Planning, 223-224.

    'Examen du rapport entre planification spatiale transnationale et nationale : étude de l'interaction entre le S.D.E.C. et la planification spatiale en France et en Angleterre' (Chapter)

    Sykes, O. J., & Motte, A. (2006). 'Examen du rapport entre planification spatiale transnationale et nationale : étude de l'interaction entre le S.D.E.C. et la planification spatiale en France et en Angleterre'. In P. Booth, C. Fraser, M. Breuillard, & D. Paris (Eds.), La Planification Spatiale au R-U. et en France (pp. lots). Paris: L'Harmattan.

    'La (ré)émergence de la city region au Royaume Uni - vers une coopération métropolitaine' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2006). 'La (ré)émergence de la city region au Royaume Uni - vers une coopération métropolitaine'. Le FAX de l'Agence de développement et d'urbanisme de Lille Métropole, 1.

    'Space - The Final Frontier?' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2006). 'Space - The Final Frontier?'. Town and Country Planning, 158-160.

    'The Evolving Context for European Territorial Cooperation' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. (2006). 'The Evolving Context for European Territorial Cooperation'. Town and Country Planning, 75(10), 2.

    The Evolving Context for European Territorial Cooperation (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2006). The Evolving Context for European Territorial Cooperation. Town and Country Planning, 287-288.

    2005

    European spatial development policy and evolving forms of territorial mobilisation in the United Kingdom (Journal article)

    Shaw, D., & Sykes, O. (2005). European spatial development policy and evolving forms of territorial mobilisation in the United Kingdom. Planning Practice and Research, 20(2), 183-199. doi:10.1080/02697450500414694

    DOI: 10.1080/02697450500414694

    Addressing Connectivity in Spatial Planning: The Case of the English Regions (Journal article)

    Shaw, D., & Sykes, O. (2005). Addressing Connectivity in Spatial Planning: The Case of the English Regions. Planning Theory & Practice, 6(1), 11-33. doi:10.1080/1464935042000334949

    DOI: 10.1080/1464935042000334949

    'Metropolitan Cooperation the Gallic Way' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2005). 'Metropolitan Cooperation the Gallic Way'. Town and Country Planning, 320-323.

    'Polycentricity: An idea that is here to stay?' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2005). 'Polycentricity: An idea that is here to stay?'. Town and Country Planning, 250-253.

    'Thin Red Lines' (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2005). 'Thin Red Lines'. The Guardian, 1. Retrieved from http://society.guardian.co.uk/comment/story/0,7884,1410992,00.html

    The Role and Function of Settlements in the North West (Report)

    Jeffery, P., Roberts, P., & Sykes, O. J. (2005). The Role and Function of Settlements in the North West. Wigan: North West Regional Assembly. Retrieved from http://rpg.nwra.gov.uk/

    Tracing the influence of the ESDP on planning in the UK (Journal article)

    Shaw, D., & Sykes, O. (2005). Tracing the influence of the ESDP on planning in the UK. Town and Country planning, 74(3), 108-110.

    ¿Regional Spatial Strategy for the North West ¿ Learning the Lessons from Elsewhere¿ (Report)

    Roberts, P., & Sykes, O. J. (2005). ¿Regional Spatial Strategy for the North West ¿ Learning the Lessons from Elsewhere¿. Wigan: North West Regional Assembly. Retrieved from http://rpg.nwra.gov.uk/

    2004

    The concept of polycentricity in European spatial planning: reflections on its interpretation and application in the practice of spatial planning (Journal article)

    Shaw, D., & Sykes, O. (2004). The concept of polycentricity in European spatial planning: reflections on its interpretation and application in the practice of spatial planning. International Planning Studies, 9(4), 283-306. doi:10.1080/13563470500050437

    DOI: 10.1080/13563470500050437

    'Diversity and Context Dependency in European Spatial Planning: investigating the application of the European Spatial Development Perspective' (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Sykes, O. J. (2004). 'Diversity and Context Dependency in European Spatial Planning: investigating the application of the European Spatial Development Perspective'. (PhD Thesis, The University of Liverpool).

    ¿Euro-proofing the Northern Way¿ (Journal article)

    Sykes, O. J. (2004). ¿Euro-proofing the Northern Way¿. Town and Country Planning, 371-372.

    2003

    Investigating the application of the European Spatial Development Perspective (ESDP) to regional planning in the United Kingdom (Journal article)

    Shaw, D., & Sykes, O. (2003). Investigating the application of the European Spatial Development Perspective (ESDP) to regional planning in the United Kingdom. Town Planning Review, 74(1), 31-50. doi:10.3828/tpr.74.1.3

    DOI: 10.3828/tpr.74.1.3

    2001

    Spatial Planning and Development in Europe: Parallel Lines or Converging Tracks? (Conference Paper)

    Sykes, O. J. (Ed.) (2001). Spatial Planning and Development in Europe: Parallel Lines or Converging Tracks?. In Spatial Planning and Development in Europe: Parallel Lines or Converging Tracks? (pp. many). London: European Council of Town Planners. Retrieved from http://www.ceu-ectp.org/inc/cgi/cp/cp20030510.pdf