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Title Incentives, regulations and plans : the role of states and nation-states in smart growth planning / edited by Gerrit-Jan Knaap ... [et al.].

Published Cheltenham ; Northampton, Mass. : Edward Elgar Pub., 2007.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description xi, 297 p. : ill.
Series New horizons in regional science series
New horizons in regional science.
Notes Papers originally presented at an international symposium held at the University of Maryland, Annapolis, Maryland from September 29 through October 1, 2004.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. Urban containment -- pt. 2. Mixed use -- pt. 3. Affordable housing -- pt. 4. Transit-oriented development -- pt. 5. Healthy urban design -- pt. 6. Smart growth implementation.
Summary This unique book allows readers to compare analyses of how North American states and European nation-states use incentives, regulations or plans to approach a core set of universal land use issues such as: containing sprawl, mixed use development, transit oriented development, affordable housing, healthy urban designs, and marketing smarter growth.
Other author Knaap, Gerrit-Jan, 1956-
Edward Elgar Publishing.
Subject Land use -- Government policy -- Congresses.
Land use -- Planning -- Congresses.
ISBN 1845426444 (hardcover)
9781845426446 (hardback)
9781847204325 (e-book)