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Economics for urban social planning

by William Scott Hendon

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Published by University of Utah Press in Salt Lake City .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • City planning -- United States,
    • Urban economics,
    • Social planning -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and indexes.

      Statementby William S. Hendon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT167 .H45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination314 p. :
      Number of Pages314
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5433547M
      ISBN 100874800897
      LC Control Number73080999

        Modern urban planning theories Beijing: China Architecture and Building Press, pp. ¥ (hbk) ISBN Reviewed b y: Kang Cao, Zhejiang University, ChinaAuthor: Kang Cao. The Journal of Urban Economics provides a focal point for the publication of research papers in the rapidly expanding field of urban economics. It publishes papers of great scholarly merit on a wide range of topics and employing a wide range of approaches to urban economics. The Journal welcomes papers that are theoretical or empirical.

      What challenges do inter-group relations pose for urban planning and administration? The contributors include renowned scholars as also young researchers. They go beyond their disciplinary moorings of economics, history, political science, social work, and sociology, and their trans-disciplinary dialogues carry inputs from policy makers. Part of book: Urbanization in Northern Corridor Economic Region in Malaysia. 9. Urban Planning and Mega-Event Projects: Lessons from Expo , Shanghai. By Lingyue Li. Part of book: An Overview of Urban and Regional Planning. Urban Development in .

      Urban planning is a technical and political process concerned with the development and design of land use and the built environment, including air, water, and the infrastructure passing into and out of urban areas, such as transportation, communications, and distribution networks. Urban planning deals with physical layout of human settlements. The primary concern is the public welfare, which. planners. Urban economics and urban analysis helps inform economic development activities assist in broad-based local government policy development in the areas of land-use planning, fiscal capacities, and social needs like housing, health, welfare, recreation, and cultural Size: 97KB.


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