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Global gentrificationsUneven development and displacement$
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Loretta Lees, Hyun Bang Shin, and Ernesto López-Morales

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9781447313472

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: September 2015

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447313472.001.0001

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Gentrification in Buenos Aires

Gentrification in Buenos Aires

global trends and local features

(p.199) Eleven Gentrification in Buenos Aires
Global gentrifications

Hilda Herzer

María Mercedes Di Virgilio

María Carla Rodríguez

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This chapter seeks to increase the ‘evidence base’ on gentrification in Latin American cities through a longitudinal study of the La Boca, San Telmo and Barracas quarters in Buenos Aires. Interestingly, gentrification in Buenos Aires is first and foremost about providing cultural, touristic, educational, and commercial, etc. services for high income groups; and only after that about housing for higher income groups.

Keywords:   evidence base, Argentina, Latin America, longitudinal study, services

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