Incorporating sustainability returns and meanwhile uses in urban development

Authors: Rodolfo Sejas-Portillo, Filippo Addarii, Amerigo Lombardi, Francesco La Loggia, Elena Bologna. 

The proposed framework aims to give investors and developers an overall perspective on how to better identify profitable urban development projects by highlighting the benefits of incorporating sustainability concerns. The framework provides guidelines on the benefits that can result from incorporating specific sustainability concerns and the perceived difficulty in gaining access to them.