John Rennie Short

Projects


A full listing of commentary, interviews and citing is available in my cv. Here are some of the more recent

TV, Radio and Podcast Interviews/Broadcasts

The IOC is the biggest winner. NBC

The Olympic sized Question. Emergency on Planet Sport

South China Sea Vietnam National TV News

Cyclist and pedestrian fatalities rise as cities seek automobile alternatives. Top of Mind with Julie Rose, BYU Radio

Print Interviews
 John Rennie Short discusses his new book The Unequal City. Regional Studies Association
https://regions.regionalstudies.org/ezine/article/interview-with-john-rennie-short/
Why can’t we hold the Olympics in the same place every time. The Atlantic CityLab
http://www.citylab.com/politics/2013/09/two-words-olympics-island/6797/


Interviewed/Cited in Media
Including AP News, Atlantic Monthly, Below The River, Bond Buyer, Business Insider, CBC, Christian Science Monitor, CityMetric, Die Zeit, Engineering and Technology, ESPN, Forbes, Global Citizen, International Business Times, Latest Nigerian News, MSN News, National Chamber Review, NYC Gazette, New York Observer, New York Times, Planetizen, RT Deutsch, Sierra Magazine, Smithsonian Magazine, Social Dashboard, SputnikNews, St Augustine Record, Times Literary Supplement Univision, WalletHub, WYPR.

Here are some of the more recent

 
Gerrymandering in the U.S. Head Topics (in Portuguese)https://headtopics.com/br/iniciativa-no-michigan-tenta-evitar-redesenho-injusto-de-distritos-eleitorais-nos-eua-internaciona-19933241
How Biden’s strong military presence in Indo-pacific sets Thucydides Trap for US and China. Sputnik International
https://sputniknews.com/us/202104291082764433-how-bidens-strong-military-presence-in-indo-pacific-sets-thucydides-trap-for-us-and-china/
 Congestion pricing in cities YKTWorld (In Chinese)  http://cooperation.yktworld.com/cooperation/202012210853401649697.html
 Best of 2020: Street vendors are vital local businesses. StrongTowns
https://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2020/12/11/best-of-2020-street-vendors
 A very British tilt: How UK may influence US-China strategic competition in Indo-Pacific region. SputnikNews
https://sputniknews.com/uk/202011241081251586-a-very-british-tilt-how-uk-may-influence-us-china-strategic-competition-in-indo-pacific-region/
 2020’s fastest growing cities in America. WalletHub
https://wallethub.com/edu/fastest-growing-cities/7010/
 Den bao gio long dong thoi deo bam nhung ganh hang rong Phunuonline (Vietnam)
https://www.phunuonline.com.vn/den-bao-gio-long-dong-thoi-deo-bam-nhung-ganh-hang-rong-a1415893.html
 Bushido builders: Watching Tokyo’s phantom Olympics. Times Literary Supplement
https://www.the-tls.co.uk/articles/watching-phantom-olympics-tokyo-essay-jordan-sand/
 Power, Corruption and a Golden Visa Scheme. Institute (7 July, 2020) https://www.instituteartist.com/feature-Cyprus-for-Sale-Paul-Shiakallis
 Street vendors are key to urban economic recovery and public safety. NYC Gazette
https://nycgazette.com/stories/542301213-street-vendors-are-key-to-urban-economic-recovery-and-public-safety
 The best books on the Dark Side of the Olympics. Five Books https://fivebooks.com/best-books/olympics-dark-side-helen-j-lenskyj/
 Cars are a major source of greenhouse gas emissions. Global Citizen.
https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/content/cities-car-bans-greenhouse-gas-emissions/
Tokyo 2020 vs Covid-19 Inside Story
https://insidestory.org.au/tokyo-2020-vs-covid-19/
 Wanted: Common Sense Courtesy on The Roads. Alameda Sun
https://alamedasun.com/news/wanted-common-sense-courtesy
 



Cyclist and pedestrian fatalities rise as cities seek automobile alternatives. Top of Mind with Julie Rose, BYU Radio http://byuradio.org/episode/42796009-4cd0-4ce8-b59f-15e642e325f0/top-of-mind-with-julie-rose-stakeholders-ghost-restaurants-health-clinics?playhead=3059&autoplay=true

Print Interviews
 John Rennie Short discusses his new book The Unequal City. Regional Studies Association
https://regions.regionalstudies.org/ezine/article/interview-with-john-rennie-short/
 Challenging the system: an interview with John Rennie Short. World Future Review http://wfr.sagepub.com/content/6/1/55.extract
Why can’t we hold the Olympics in the same place every time. The Atlantic CityLab
http://www.citylab.com/politics/2013/09/two-words-olympics-island/6797/


Interviewed/Cited in Media
Including AP News, Atlantic Monthly, Below The River, Bond Buyer, Business Insider, CBC, Christian Science Monitor, CityMetric, Die Zeit, Engineering and Technology, ESPN, Forbes, Global Citizen, International Business Times, Latest Nigerian News, MSN News, National Chamber Review, NYC Gazette, New York Observer, New York Times, Planetizen, RT Deutsch, Sierra Magazine, Smithsonian Magazine, Social Dashboard, SputnikNews, St Augustine Record, Times Literary Supplement Univision, WalletHub, WYPR.

Here are some of the more recent

 
Gerrymandering in the U.S. Head Topics (in Portuguese)https://headtopics.com/br/iniciativa-no-michigan-tenta-evitar-redesenho-injusto-de-distritos-eleitorais-nos-eua-internaciona-19933241
How Biden’s strong military presence in Indo-pacific sets Thucydides Trap for US and China. Sputnik International
https://sputniknews.com/us/202104291082764433-how-bidens-strong-military-presence-in-indo-pacific-sets-thucydides-trap-for-us-and-china/
 Congestion pricing in cities YKTWorld (In Chinese)  http://cooperation.yktworld.com/cooperation/202012210853401649697.html
 Best of 2020: Street vendors are vital local businesses. StrongTowns
https://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2020/12/11/best-of-2020-street-vendors
 A very British tilt: How UK may influence US-China strategic competition in Indo-Pacific region. SputnikNews
https://sputniknews.com/uk/202011241081251586-a-very-british-tilt-how-uk-may-influence-us-china-strategic-competition-in-indo-pacific-region/
 2020’s fastest growing cities in America. WalletHub
https://wallethub.com/edu/fastest-growing-cities/7010/
 Den bao gio long dong thoi deo bam nhung ganh hang rong Phunuonline (Vietnam)
https://www.phunuonline.com.vn/den-bao-gio-long-dong-thoi-deo-bam-nhung-ganh-hang-rong-a1415893.html
 Bushido builders: Watching Tokyo’s phantom Olympics. Times Literary Supplement
https://www.the-tls.co.uk/articles/watching-phantom-olympics-tokyo-essay-jordan-sand/
 Power, Corruption and a Golden Visa Scheme. Institute (7 July, 2020) https://www.instituteartist.com/feature-Cyprus-for-Sale-Paul-Shiakallis
 Street vendors are key to urban economic recovery and public safety. NYC Gazette
https://nycgazette.com/stories/542301213-street-vendors-are-key-to-urban-economic-recovery-and-public-safety
 The best books on the Dark Side of the Olympics. Five Books https://fivebooks.com/best-books/olympics-dark-side-helen-j-lenskyj/
 Cars are a major source of greenhouse gas emissions. Global Citizen.
https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/content/cities-car-bans-greenhouse-gas-emissions/
Tokyo 2020 vs Covid-19 Inside Story
https://insidestory.org.au/tokyo-2020-vs-covid-19/
 Wanted: Common Sense Courtesy on The Roads. Alameda Sun
https://alamedasun.com/news/wanted-common-sense-courtesy