Economics and land use planning by Anthony Harrison

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Published by Croom Helm in London .

Written in English

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  • Great Britain

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  • Land use -- Great Britain -- Planning.

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Book details

StatementA. J. Harrison.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD596 .H37
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4600141M
ISBN 100856643653, 0856644706
LC Control Number77363025

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There has been a traditional conflict between economists and land-use planners. The book's aim is to draw together the economics literature relating to planning and set it out systematically. It analyses the economics of land use planning and the relationship between economics and planning and addresses questions like: What are the limits of land use planning and the extent of its objectives?.

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