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City Economics

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HARDCOVER

$99.50 • £79.95 • €89.50

ISBN 9780674019188

Publication Date: 10/30/2005

Short

608 pages

53 line illustrations

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  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • 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
  • 19. Epilogue
  • Glossary
  • Index

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