Brendan Murtagh

Professor

  • Room 03.004 - David Keir Building

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

I am open to PhD applications in the fields of: Social economics and urban development The economics of peace-building Contested cities, social enterprises and urban regeneration Cross-border economic cooperation and co-operative development

1992 …2020

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Research Output

2019

Fashioning a city of culture: ‘life and place changing’ or ’12 month party’?

Boland, P., Murtagh, B. & Shirlow, P., 28 Feb 2019, In : International Journal of Cultural Policy. 25, 2, p. 246-265

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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12 Citations (Scopus)
350 Downloads (Pure)

Shared space in post-conflict Belfast

Herrault, H. & Murtagh, B., 26 Sep 2019, In : Space and Polity.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Social economics, poverty and violence after peace

Murtagh, B., Grounds, A., Boland, P. & Fox-Rogers, L., 07 Mar 2019, p. 1-20. 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Social Economics and the Solidarity City

Murtagh, B., 01 Jan 2019, London: Routeldge. 191 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Social finance and community development: exploring egalitarian possibilities

Murtagh, B. & Goggin, N., 23 Jan 2019, Funding, power and community development. McCrea, N. & Finnegan, F. (eds.). Bristol: Policy Press, p. 71-86 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

The Regional Development Strategy Northern Ireland: Inequality and balanced development

Murtagh, B., 18 Jan 2019, National Spatial Strtaegies in an Age of Inequality. Boyle, M., Jones, A., Sykes, O. & Wray, I. (eds.). Liverpool: Heseltine Institute University of Liverpool, p. 32 41 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2018

Belfast’s peace lines and potential directions for local planning

Murtagh, B., 01 Jan 2018, Ethnicity Housing: Accommodating the Differences. Taylor and Francis - Balkema, p. 190-197 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Between Enabling and provider approach:Key shifts in the national housing policy in India and Brazil

Sengupta, U., Murtagh, B., D'Ottaviano, C. & Pasternak, S., 01 Aug 2018, In : Environment and Planning C: Politics and Space. 36, 5, p. 856-876 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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4 Citations (Scopus)
457 Downloads (Pure)
25 Downloads (Pure)
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2 Citations (Scopus)
27 Downloads (Pure)
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3 Citations (Scopus)
82 Downloads (Pure)

Policy networks and ageing in the built environment

Murtagh, B., 18 Oct 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

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1 Citation (Scopus)
113 Downloads (Pure)

The Regional Development Strategy and Balanced Development in Northern Ireland

Murtagh, B., 21 Jun 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

‘Young people in a city of culture: ‘ultimate beneficiaries’ or ‘economic migrants’?’

Boland, P., Murtagh, B. & Mullan, L., 17 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Youth Studies. 21, 2, p. 178-202 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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4 Citations (Scopus)
136 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Ageing, health and urban wellbeing

Murtagh, B., Cleland, C., Ellis, G., Hunter, R., Ferguson, S., Reis, R. & Romelio Rodriguez-Añez, C., 12 Sep 2017. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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24 Downloads (Pure)

Ageing and the social economy

Murtagh, B., 01 Jul 2017, In : Social Enterprise Journal. 13, 3, p. 216-233

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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199 Downloads (Pure)

Community asset transfer and strategies of local accumulation

Murtagh, B. & Boland, P., 06 Jul 2017, In : Social and Cultural Geography. p. 1-20

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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548 Downloads (Pure)

Contested heritages and cultural tourism

Murtagh, B., Boland, P. & Shirlow, P., 06 Feb 2017, In : International Journal of Heritage Studies. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 Citations (Scopus)
649 Downloads (Pure)

Contested Space, Peacebuilding and the Post-conflict City

Murtagh, B., 31 Aug 2017, In : Parliamentary Affairs. 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
97 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Brazilian Favelas and Indian Slums: A Comparative Perspective on Programmes and Government Interventions

Sengupta, U., D'Ottaviano, C., Murtagh, B. & Pasternak, S., 05 Jul 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Economics: Neoliberal peace and the politics of social economics

Murtagh, B., 2016, The Palgrave Handbook of Disciplinary and Regional Approaches to Peace. Richmond, O., Pogodda, S. & Ramovic, J. (eds.). Houndsmill: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 110 122 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Equality law, good relations and planning

O'Neill, D. & Murtagh, B., 2016, Planning Law and Practice in Northern Ireland. McKay, S. & Murray, M. (eds.). Abington: Routeldge, p. 191 205 p. 10

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Healthy Urban Living and Ageing in Place (HULAP):Physical activity, built environment and knowledge exchange in Brazilian cities: Study Protocol

Cleland, C., Hunter, R., Murtagh, B., Sengupta, U., Tully, M., Kee, F., Moutinho Barbosa de Melo, S., Hino, A., Florindo, A., Duarte, F., Alberico, C., Lopes, A., Reis, R. & Ellis, G., 30 Sep 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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145 Downloads (Pure)

Segregation, territory and housing policy

Murtagh, B., 2016, Housing in Northern Ireland. Shanks, P. & Mullins, D. (eds.). Coventry: Chartered Institute of Housing, p. 165 177 p. 10

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Changing Context for Planning Education in the UK and the Prospects for Research-Led, Practice-Engaged Teaching

Ellis, G., Murtagh, B. & Copeland, L., 29 May 2016, Urban and Regional Planning Education: Learning for India. Kumar, A., Meshram, D. S. & Gowda, K. (eds.). Singapore: Springer, p. 257-272 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

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340 Downloads (Pure)

The role of the social economy in the shrinking city

Murtagh, B., 2016, Future Directions for the European Shrinking City. Neill, W. & Schlappa, H. (eds.). London: Routeldge, p. 55-68 13 p. Chapter 5

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Where conflict and peace take place: Memorialization, sacralization and post-conflict space

Michael, L., Murtagh, B. & Price, L., 01 Jan 2016, Spatializing Peace and Conflict Mapping the Production of Places, Sites and Scales of Violence. Bjorkdahl, A. & Buckley-Zistel, S. (eds.). Houndsmill: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 221-241 241 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

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109 Downloads (Pure)
2015

Adaptive utilitarianism, social enterprises and urban regeneration

Murtagh, B. & McFerran, K., Dec 2015, In : Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy. 33, 6, p. 1585-1599 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

City of Dreams? Belfast, planning and the ‘myth’ of development

Ellis, G., Murtagh, B. & Grounds, A., 23 May 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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252 Downloads (Pure)

Community asset transfer in Northern Ireland

Murtagh, B., Apr 2015, In : Policy and Politics. 43, 2, p. 221-237 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Finance, social economics and community development

Murtagh, B. & Goggin, N., Jul 2015, In : Community Development Journal. 50, 3, p. 494-509 16 p., bsu063.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

The neoliberalisation of the Cathedral Quarter and its contestations

Grounds, A. & Murtagh, B., 2015. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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410 Downloads (Pure)

The politics of age in Northern Ireland

Murtagh, B., 01 Sep 2015, In : Generations: Journal of the American Society on Aging. 39, 3, p. 72-78 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014

Housing, Regeneration and Community Asset Transfer

Murtagh, B., 2014, p. 1-35. 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

The Changing Context for Planning Education in the UK and the Prospects for Research-Led, Practice-Engaged Teaching

Ellis, G., Murtagh, B. & Copeland, L., 21 Nov 2014. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Understanding the Social Economy and the Third Sector

Bridge, S., Murtagh, B. & O'Neill, K., Oct 2014, 2nd ed. Palgrave Macmillan. 287 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2013

Community Engagement Models and Social Acceptance of Wind Energy Projects

Murtagh, B. & Ellis, G., 31 May 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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16 Downloads (Pure)

E-Assessment and Feedback for Effective Course Transformation

Sengupta, U., Murtagh, B., Houston, D. & Bassett, K., 01 Mar 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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1 Downloads (Pure)

Precarious spaces and urban change in post-conflict Belfast

Murtagh, B., 2013. 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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543 Downloads (Pure)

Urban regeneration and the social economy

Murtagh, B., 2013, The Routledge Companion to Urban Regeneration. Leary, M. & McCarthy, J. (eds.). Abington: Routeldge, p. 199 207 p. 17

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2012

Children, the environment and participatory planning

Murphy, A. & Murtagh, B., 2012, In : Spandrel. 4 (2), p. 2-9 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Devolution and the politics of development in Northern Ireland

Murtagh, B. & Shirlow, P., 2012, In : Environment and Planning C. 30, 1, p. 46-61 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Desegregation and Place Restructuring in the New Belfast

Murtagh, B., May 2011, In : Urban Studies. 48, 6, p. 1119-1135 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental Affordances and Children in Post-conflict Belfast

Murtagh, B. & Murphy, A., Apr 2011, In : Space and Polity. 15, 1, p. 65-79 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Ethno-Religious Segregation in Post-Conflict Belfast

Murtagh, B., Jun 2011, In : The Built Environment. 37 (2), 2, p. 213-225 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Skills, Conflict and Spatial Planning in Northern Ireland

Murtagh, B. & Ellis, G., Sep 2011, In : Planning Theory and Practice. 12, 3, p. 349-365 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding and experimenting with skills for community planning

Murtagh, B. & Ellis, G., 2011, Sustainable Communities: Skills and Learning for Place-making. Rogerson, R., Sadler, S., Green, A. & Wong, C. (eds.). University of Hertfordshire Press, p. 87-108 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter