Georgia Alexandri

Dr. Georgia Alexandri

  • Institut für Technikfolgenabschätzung und Systemanalyse (ITAS)
    Postfach 3640
    76021 Karlsruhe

Fields of work

  • Housing studies
  • Urban studies
  • Urban political economy
  • Gentrification
  • Socio-spatial disparities
  • Sustainable urban transitions
  • Housing and climate change
  • Qualitative research methods
  • Comparative urban research

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Professional background

2022 - 2023 Postdoctoral researcher, Institute for Research on Society and Space (Leibniz IRS), Germany
2019 - 2021 Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Geography, University of Leeds (UK)
2015 - 2019 Postdoctoral researcher, Autonomous University of Madrid (Spain)
2013 - 2015 Research associate, National Centre for Social Research – EKKE (Greece)

Selected publications

Alexandri, G. (2022)
Housing financialisation a la Griega. Geoforum, 136, pp.68-79

Janoschka, M.; Alexandri, G.; Ramos, H.O.; Vives-Miró, S. (2020)
Tracing the socio-spatial logics of transnational landlords’ real estate investment: Blackstone in Madrid. European urban and regional studies, 27(2), pp.125-141

Alexandri, G. (2018)
Planning gentrification and the ‘absent’ state in Athens. International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 42(1), pp.36-50

Alexandri, G.; Janoschka, M. (2018)
Who loses and who wins in a housing crisis? Lessons from Spain and Greece for a nuanced understanding of dispossession. Housing Policy Debate, 28(1), pp.117-134

Beswick, J.; Alexandri, G.; Byrne, M.; Vives-Miró, S.; Fields, D.; Hodkinson, S.; Janoschka, M. (2016)
Speculating on London's housing future: The rise of global corporate landlords in ‘post-crisis’ urban landscapes. City, 20(2), pp.321-341


Ufer, U.; Alexandri, G.
The social production of transformative urban space
2024, February 22. Urban Europe Research Alliance Conference 2024: Building Urban Transformative Capacities: Empowering Cities and Urban Actors by Experimentation, Collaboration and Learning (UERA Conference 2024), Karlsruhe, Germany, February 20–23, 2024