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The urban economies, 1985

a multiregional, multi-industry forecasting model

by Curtis C. Harris

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Published by Lexington Books in Lexington, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Industrial location -- United States -- Mathematical models.,
    • Regional planning -- Mathematical models.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Curtis C. Harris, Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC110.D5 H37
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 230 p.
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5414864M
      ISBN 100669869341, 0669908940
      LC Control Number73006593

      The Global Urban Economic Dialogue series presented here is a platform for all sectors of the society to address urban economic development and particularly its contribution to addressing housing issues. This work carries many new ideas, solutions and innovative best practices from some of the world’s leading urban thinkers and practitionersFile Size: 2MB. About the Author. Bob McNulty is the President of Partners for Livable Communities, a nonprofit working to improve the livability of communities by promoting quality of life, economic development, social equity and the effectiveness of arts and culture in community by: 9.

      M y fifth principle of urban economics: though much remains unexplained, good and bad policies do matter. Despite the best efforts of scholars, econometric models rarely succeed in explaining more than half of cities’ variations in growth over time. Many factors are impossible to quantify, such as the ability of a dynamic individual, such as. The book takes a look at urban location decisions, urban growth, and level of urban economic activity. Topics include urban growth versus fluctuations in urban economic activity, planning and redevelopment, economics of redevelopment, factor influencing expansion patterns and choice of residential location, and determination of urban land-use.

      John M. Quigley, “Urban Diversity and Economic Growth,”Journal of Economic Perspectives, 12(2), Further Reading: Timothy J. Bartik, “What Should the Federal Government Be Doing about Urban Economic Development?” Cityscape 1(1) Peter Hall and Ann Markusen,Silicon Landscapes, Winchester, MA: Allen & Unwin,   Social Organization of an Urban Grants Economy: A Study of Business Philanthropy and Nonprofit Organizations explains the elites, corporate wealth, and human service organizations as players in the urban grants economy. The focus of study is the Twin Cities of Minneapolis-St. Edition: 1.


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