WPS Review International on Sustainable Housing and Urban Renewal (RI-SHUR)

Welcome to WPS Review International on Sustainable Housing and Urban Renewal (RI-SHUR)

This is a repository, that includes the production of the research project awarded by the Junta de Andalucía in the proposed action and sustainability parameters in access and rehabilitation of housing in Andalusia, from an international perspective.

This publication will bring the voice of the activities developed in the Think Tank on Housing Policy.

One of the tools for dissemination and generation of ideas of Think Tank, is the number of papers that comprise the Working Paper Series. It implies the integration of articles that permit, make interesting reflections and depth on issues of accessibility and rehabilitation of housing. Thus Housing Working Papers includes:

  • Doctrinal articles.
  • Comments about jurisprudence.
  • Book reviews
  • Publications of Legislative News that have been developed in the Autonomous Region in the period ranging from editing the previous volume to the current volume.

Contributions of Working Paper Series, born with an interdisciplinary spirit because is not only a journal of law but also architecture, economics, geography and social work. Therefore integrated an interdisciplinary perspectives working on the matter Accessibility and Housing Rehabilitation.

This is not a periodic publication only informative but scientific basis and as such is subject to strict review process Peer counting the production thereof of an evaluation process of originals, and publishing work in both Spanish is allowed as English, that is a Bilingual publication. In the section on Review of publications is integrated not only books published references but also incorporated a review of the publications in the field of Urbanism and Environment and of Urban and Real Estate Administrative Law at both the state level and autonomy with special reference to the Andalusian area (reference of the Journal of Urban Law and the Environment, of the Journal of Urban Planning and Construction, the Spanish Magazine of Administrative Law of the Journal of Public Administration, Magazine Andalusian Public Administration will be incorporated).

Institutional Guarantees

This publication, which comes within the research project I + D + I, Ministry of Public Works and Housing of the Junta de Andalucía, aims to fill a gap in this field in our region and for this is open to the projection in national and international institutional settings. Thus, it has the participation of professionals and the Professional Association of Social Work, the Professional Association of Architects and the Inter-professional Association of Planning. Also the scientific committee is integrated by international experts of renowned prestige, many teachers of Worldwide leading Institutions and Universities like Harvard, Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge, Bremen, Bergamo, Costa Rica, ...


Grupo de Investigación Pasos Vivienda. Universidad de Málaga. Avenida Francisco Trujillo Villanueva, Teatinos, Complejo de Estudios sociales y del comercio. CP. 29071. Málaga. +34952951151. La publicación cuenta con el ISSN 2387-1768.

Requirements for publishing in the journal: WPS Review International on Sustainable Housing and Urban Renewal (RI-SHUR)

The objective of this publication is to publish original works referring to proposals and conclusions of research developed by the research team.

Only original works will be published, that hasn´t been published before or that having been published can be reproduced citing the source. The Working Paper Series will be published twice a year, during the month of June and December.

The total number of contributions by number will be of a maximum of 10 and we will try the consultation of materials to be agile and tidy.

Each contribution will include an Abstract in Spanish as well as in English and the main key words of the work will be collected in Spanish and in English.

The publication guidelines can be downloaded in the following document: Guidelines

Send your paper to mail: info@pasosvivienda.es. There are a template in MS Word format which can be downloaded for ease :Template

Indexing of publication

This journal has been created with the intention of being index at different levels. At national level is supposed to be included in the institutional repository of online publications. We also want to include it in the DOI repository of electronic publications. This journal will not have a paper version only online. We hope to include it in DIALNET, SCIMAGO, SCOPUS, DICE, LATINDEX, SSCI, .. and other database of reference in the subject.

One of the main characteristics of the publication is that will have a percentage of international authors, giving preference to the internationalization of publication as well as enforcing the quality of received and published articles.

Send your paper to mail: info@pasosvivienda.es. There are a template in MS Word format which can be downloaded for ease :Template

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por Dra. Maria Luisa Gómez Jiménez, Profesora de Derecho Administrativo (Acreditada Titular).


Expert voices

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por Dra. Maria Luisa Gómez Jiménez, Profesora de Derecho Administrativo (Acreditada Titular).


Editor in Chief

  • Maria Luisa Gómez Jiménez - Phd, Universidad de Málaga. Profesora de la Universidad de Málaga en el área de Derecho Administrativo.


  • Gema Lobillo Mora - Phd, Universidad de Málaga. Profesora de la Universidad de Málaga. Asesora en comunicación. Secretaria Ejecutiva de la Revista (Editorial Secretary)
  • Tom Skwierawski - Phd, Investigador en el Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation. Universidad de Harvard. Editor Jefe en el exterior (Editor in Chielf abroad).
  • Carlos Caballero González - Phd, Universidad de Málaga. Investigador en la Universidad de Málaga y Profesor en la Universidad Oberta de Cataluña.
  • Daniel Maldonado - Journalist, Umass University, Cambridge. Massachussets. Responsable de la sección "Las voces de los expertos".
  • Guillermo Hernan Marchesi - Universidad de Nacional de Buenos Aires - Abogado Especialista en Derecho Ambiental con experiencia en Consultoria Legal Ambiental de empresas, asesoramiento en cumplimiento de normativa ambiental, diseño de modelos de control y fiscalizacion ambiental para organismos publicos
  • Beatríz Romera Megías - Universidad de Málaga. Arquitecta experta en vivienda actualmente en activo.

Advisory board committee

International Advisore

  • Ashencaen Crabtree, Sara - Phd, Center for Social Policy and Social Work, Bournemouth University.
  • Cavell, Marilyn - Phd, Urban Planning, Virginia Center for Housing Research.
  • Daniele, Marongiu - Phd, Cagliarí University.
  • Driscoll, John - Phd, Vicepresident of the Institute for Urban Development, Boston.
  • Eberle, Dietmar - Prof., Chair Architecture and Design. ETH Zurich.
  • Giusti, Annalisa - Phd, Università Degli Studi di Perugia.
  • Hammel Andrew, LL. M - Phd, Freiburg University.
  • Home, Robert - Phd, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, U.K.
  • Kennedy, Duncan - Phd, Carter Professor of General Jurisprudence. Harvard University.
  • Koebel, Ted - Phd, Urban Planning, Virginia Center for Housing Research, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg.
  • Mansfield, María Luisa - Phd, Planning. Senior Researcher Institute for Urban Development, Boston.
  • Meiners, Norbert - Professor of Business Administration and Marketing in FHWT, Germany and Visiting teacher at Standford University, Standford Center of Longevity
  • Molaschi, Viviana - Phd, Università Degli Studi di Bergamo.
  • Parker, Jonathan - Phd, Center for Social Policy and Social Work, Bournemouth University.
  • Renders, David - Phd, Université Catholieque du Lovain.
  • Rings Guido - Phd, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, U.K.
  • Schaffer, Gabriele - Phd, Bremen Applied Sciences University.
  • Spannowsky, Willy - Phd, Universitätsprofessor und Richter am Oberlandesgericht, Techn. University of Kaiserslautern.
  • Thiele, Michael - Phd, Bremen University.
  • Van Passel, Jan - Phd, KHL at Leuven University.


The author(s) of each article appearing in this Journal is/are solely responsible for the content thereof; the publication of an article shall not constitute or be deemed to constitute any representation by the Editors, that the data presented therein are correct or sufficient to support the conclusions reached or that the experiment design or methodology is adequate.

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