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The Resource City economics, Brendan O'Flaherty

City economics, Brendan O'Flaherty

Label
City economics
Title
City economics
Statement of responsibility
Brendan O'Flaherty
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This introductory but innovative textbook on the economics of cities is aimed at students of urban and regional policy as well as of undergraduate economics. It deals with standard topics, including automobiles, mass transit, pollution, housing, and education but it also discusses non-standard topics such as segregation, water supply, sewers, garbage, fire prevention, housing codes, homelessness, crime, illicit drugs, and economic development
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Flaherty, Brendan
Dewey number
330.9173/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HT321
LC item number
.O35 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban economics
  • Urban policy
  • Sociology, Urban
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Urban economics
  • Urban policy
  • Stadtökonomie
  • Steden
  • Stedelijke economie
  • Stedelijk beleid
Label
City economics, Brendan O'Flaherty
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Why proximity is good -- 3. Cars, pollution, and accidents -- 4. Congestion -- 5. Mass transit -- 6. Land -- 7. Too many cars? Too much lawn? Too much blight? -- 8. Rules -- 9. Water, sewers, fire, and garbage -- 10. Education -- 11. Race and space -- 12. Race and policy -- 13. Housing : the big picture -- 14. Housing and poor people -- 15. Homelessness -- 16. Crime -- 17. Drugs, guns, and alcohol -- 18. Urban economic development -- Epilogue -- Glossary
Control code
301049260
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 587 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674019188
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 10.4159/9780674041615
  • 9780674019188
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvjkjrz6
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)301049260
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
City economics, Brendan O'Flaherty
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Why proximity is good -- 3. Cars, pollution, and accidents -- 4. Congestion -- 5. Mass transit -- 6. Land -- 7. Too many cars? Too much lawn? Too much blight? -- 8. Rules -- 9. Water, sewers, fire, and garbage -- 10. Education -- 11. Race and space -- 12. Race and policy -- 13. Housing : the big picture -- 14. Housing and poor people -- 15. Homelessness -- 16. Crime -- 17. Drugs, guns, and alcohol -- 18. Urban economic development -- Epilogue -- Glossary
Control code
301049260
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 587 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674019188
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 10.4159/9780674041615
  • 9780674019188
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvjkjrz6
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)301049260
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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