Journal article

A framework for understanding the key drivers of cities' climate actions in city networks

Sombol Mokhles, Kathryn Davidson

URBAN CLIMATE | ELSEVIER | Published : 2021

Abstract

Due to the complexity of environmental city networks, the incentives of climate actions in these networks are unclear. Despite their rise, the literature is yet to fully engage with this complexity, as siloed disciplinary focuses on specific aspects of climate actions in city networks are far behind explaining the reality of these networks. Since there is a dispersed understanding of climate actions in city networks across different fields of research, we adopt an interdisciplinary approach to identify the key drivers of climate actions in city networks. Urban studies' focus is on networking and the political economy behind it. On the other hand, sustainability transition studies has provide..

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