6 edition of The Techniques of urban economic analysis found in the catalog.
The Techniques of urban economic analysis
|Statement||edited by Ralph W. Pfouts.|
|Contributions||Pfouts, Ralph William, 1920-|
|LC Classifications||HT321 .P4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||410 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||410|
|LC Control Number||59011409|
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This book is organized into four parts encompassing 13 chapters that cover some insights into the dynamic processes of complex urban relationships through construction and analysis of simple dynamic models of the urban economy, as well as the development of the so. Urban Economics is the market-leading text for this course.
Throughout the book, the author uses simple economic analysis to explain why cities exist, where they develop, how they grow, and how different activities are arranged within cities. The author has updated the tables and charts thoroughly, and has reorganized sections of the book.
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