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SATIRE TAXIS is the only publication done after the re-districtation of the city of Zürich in 2016. The future of this project is as uncertain as the integration and evolution of this new society.
1 Umgangssprache für «Schieber»
2 Umgangssprache für «Schieberei»
3 P. Rérat and L. Lees., Spatial capital, gentrification and mobility: evidence from Swiss core cities, 2010 «Swiss governance aims to promote the city as an attractive location for business interests and investment. Wealth redistribution and welfare are considered as antagonistic to the overriding objectives of economic development (Peck & Tickell 2002, Jessop 2002). The new entrepreneurial strategy leads to a system where cities are considered as the main actors in global competitiveness…»
4 C. Küffer, Why Environmental Justice Matters, 2015 «Environmental injustice is in particular about why those who are rich and in power don’t act. The most disturbing new concept that I encountered at the Lugano Conference was “eco-gentrification”: rich neighborhoods, cities, and nations build their local sustainable ways of living [...] – green parks full of beautiful and rare species, sustainable food stores, and gentle bike trails – while surrounding poor neighborhoods and world regions quietly degenerate. It is what happens in cities around the world, and you could say on a country-scale in Switzerland: a beautiful, safe mountain retreat for a global elite?»