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The Oxford handbook of urban economics and planning / edited by Nancy Brooks, Kieran Donaghy, Gerrit-Jan Knaap.

Contributor(s): Brooks, Nancy, 1963- | Donaghy, Kieran | Knaap, Gerrit, 1956-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Oxford University Press, c2012Description: xx, 1006 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9780195380620 (hbk.).Subject(s): Urban economics | City planningDDC classification: 307.1216 OXF Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
I.Principles of Planning and Urban Economics 1.Teaching Urban Economics to Planners and the Role of Urban Planning to Economists /​ Nancy Brooks 2.Principles of Planning for Economists /​ Gerrit-Jan Knaap 3.What Planners Need to Know about the "New Urban Economics" /​ Richard Arnott II.Urban Structure, Growth, and the Development Process 4.Managing Change in Urban Infrastructure Systems /​ Kieran P. Donaghy 5.Urban Structure and Economic Growth /​ Harry W. Richardson 6.Discovering the Efficiency of Urban Sprawl /​ Alex Anas 7.Urban Decentralization, Suburbanization, and Sprawl: An Equity Perspective /​ Wim Wiewel 8.The Role of Industrial Clustering and Increasing Returns to Scale in Economic Development and Urban Growth /​ Philip McCann III.Social and Equity Issues 9.Social Interactions within Cities: Neighborhood Environments and Peer Relationships /​ Stephen L. Ross Contents note continued: 10.Does Working Together Prevent Crime? Social Capital, Neighborhoods, and Crime /​ David Sloane 11.The Drug War and Inner-City Neighborhoods /​ William W. Goldsmith 12.Homelessness in the United States /​ Brendan O'Flaherty 13.Urban Poverty, Economic Segregation, and Urban Policy /​ Paul A. Jargowsky 14.Racial Residential Segregation in American Cities /​ Leah Platt Boustan 15.Spatial Assimilation and Its Discontents: The Changing Geography of Immigrant Integration in Metropolitan America /​ Manuel Pastor 16.Gentrification: Perspectives of Economists and Planners /​ Katharine O'Regan IV.Urban Land-Use and Transportation Policy 17.Economic and Planning Approaches to Natural Disasters /​ Stephanie E. Chang 18.Housing Markets, Prices, and Policies /​ Richard K. Green 19.The Economics of Zoning /​ Daniel P. McMillen 20.Exclusionary Land-Use Policies: Economic Rationales and Legal Remedies /​ Casey J. Dawkins Contents note continued: 21.Infill Development: Perspectives and Evidence from Economics and Planning /​ Keith Wiley 22.The Economics of New Urbanism and Smart Growth: Comparing Price Gains and Costs between New Urbanist and Conventional Developments /​ Mark Stevens 23.Toward a Second Generation of Land-Use/​Travel Models: Theoretical and Empirical Frontiers /​ Zhan Guo 24.Transportation Economics for Planners in the Twenty-First Century /​ Roger Vickerman 25.Transportation Policy: Public Transit, Settlement Patterns, and Equity in the United States /​ Genevieve Giuliano V.Economic, Workforce, and Human Capital Development 26.Urban Education: Location and Opportunity in the United States /​ Kuzey Yilmaz 27.The Role of the Workforce Development System in the Economic Development of Urban Areas /​ Kevin Hollenbeck 28.The Roles of Tax Incentives and Other Business Incentives in Local Economic Development /​ Randall Eberts Contents note continued: 29.The Interface of Urban Economics and Urban Planning in Local Economic Development Practice /​ Richard Schramm 30.Framing Urban Systems and Planning Concerns as a Multilevel Problem: A Review of the Integrated Urban System Models with an Emphasis on Their Hierarchical Structures /​ Geoffrey J. D. Hewings VI.Urban Public Finance and Governance 31.Fiscal Impact Analysis and the Costs of Alternative Development Patterns /​ Terry Moore 32.Addressing Local Fiscal Disparities /​ Tracy M. Gordon 33.Land-Use Regulations and Property Values: The "Windfalls Capture" Idea Revisited /​ Rachelle Alterman VII.International Settings 34.The High-Rise and the Slum: Speculative Urban Development in Mumbai /​ Rahul Srivastava 35.Housing Informality: An Economist's Perspective on Urban Planning /​ Ciro Biderman 36.Transportation in African Cities: An Institutional Perspective /​ Margaret Grieco Contents note continued: 37.Globalization and Urban Growth in the Developing World with Special Reference to Asian Countries /​ Amitahh Kundu 38.Third World Urban Migration as a Global Sustainability Challenge /​ Thomas Vietorisz 39.Urbanization in Japan, South Korea, and China: Policy and Reality /​ Xingshuo Zhao.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

I.Principles of Planning and Urban Economics
1.Teaching Urban Economics to Planners and the Role of Urban Planning to Economists /​ Nancy Brooks
2.Principles of Planning for Economists /​ Gerrit-Jan Knaap
3.What Planners Need to Know about the "New Urban Economics" /​ Richard Arnott
II.Urban Structure, Growth, and the Development Process
4.Managing Change in Urban Infrastructure Systems /​ Kieran P. Donaghy
5.Urban Structure and Economic Growth /​ Harry W. Richardson
6.Discovering the Efficiency of Urban Sprawl /​ Alex Anas
7.Urban Decentralization, Suburbanization, and Sprawl: An Equity Perspective /​ Wim Wiewel
8.The Role of Industrial Clustering and Increasing Returns to Scale in Economic Development and Urban Growth /​ Philip McCann
III.Social and Equity Issues
9.Social Interactions within Cities: Neighborhood Environments and Peer Relationships /​ Stephen L. Ross
Contents note continued: 10.Does Working Together Prevent Crime? Social Capital, Neighborhoods, and Crime /​ David Sloane
11.The Drug War and Inner-City Neighborhoods /​ William W. Goldsmith
12.Homelessness in the United States /​ Brendan O'Flaherty
13.Urban Poverty, Economic Segregation, and Urban Policy /​ Paul A. Jargowsky
14.Racial Residential Segregation in American Cities /​ Leah Platt Boustan
15.Spatial Assimilation and Its Discontents: The Changing Geography of Immigrant Integration in Metropolitan America /​ Manuel Pastor
16.Gentrification: Perspectives of Economists and Planners /​ Katharine O'Regan
IV.Urban Land-Use and Transportation Policy
17.Economic and Planning Approaches to Natural Disasters /​ Stephanie E. Chang
18.Housing Markets, Prices, and Policies /​ Richard K. Green
19.The Economics of Zoning /​ Daniel P. McMillen
20.Exclusionary Land-Use Policies: Economic Rationales and Legal Remedies /​ Casey J. Dawkins
Contents note continued: 21.Infill Development: Perspectives and Evidence from Economics and Planning /​ Keith Wiley
22.The Economics of New Urbanism and Smart Growth: Comparing Price Gains and Costs between New Urbanist and Conventional Developments /​ Mark Stevens
23.Toward a Second Generation of Land-Use/​Travel Models: Theoretical and Empirical Frontiers /​ Zhan Guo
24.Transportation Economics for Planners in the Twenty-First Century /​ Roger Vickerman
25.Transportation Policy: Public Transit, Settlement Patterns, and Equity in the United States /​ Genevieve Giuliano
V.Economic, Workforce, and Human Capital Development
26.Urban Education: Location and Opportunity in the United States /​ Kuzey Yilmaz
27.The Role of the Workforce Development System in the Economic Development of Urban Areas /​ Kevin Hollenbeck
28.The Roles of Tax Incentives and Other Business Incentives in Local Economic Development /​ Randall Eberts
Contents note continued: 29.The Interface of Urban Economics and Urban Planning in Local Economic Development Practice /​ Richard Schramm
30.Framing Urban Systems and Planning Concerns as a Multilevel Problem: A Review of the Integrated Urban System Models with an Emphasis on Their Hierarchical Structures /​ Geoffrey J. D. Hewings
VI.Urban Public Finance and Governance
31.Fiscal Impact Analysis and the Costs of Alternative Development Patterns /​ Terry Moore
32.Addressing Local Fiscal Disparities /​ Tracy M. Gordon
33.Land-Use Regulations and Property Values: The "Windfalls Capture" Idea Revisited /​ Rachelle Alterman
VII.International Settings
34.The High-Rise and the Slum: Speculative Urban Development in Mumbai /​ Rahul Srivastava
35.Housing Informality: An Economist's Perspective on Urban Planning /​ Ciro Biderman
36.Transportation in African Cities: An Institutional Perspective /​ Margaret Grieco
Contents note continued: 37.Globalization and Urban Growth in the Developing World with Special Reference to Asian Countries /​ Amitahh Kundu
38.Third World Urban Migration as a Global Sustainability Challenge /​ Thomas Vietorisz
39.Urbanization in Japan, South Korea, and China: Policy and Reality /​ Xingshuo Zhao.

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