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Urban Land Economics

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  • Presents the latest research in the field of regional and urban economics comprehensively and concisely

  • Bridges the gap between new high-impact research and previous theories in urban economics

  • Addresses the interests of scholars and academics in the fields of business and economics

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

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Table of contents (27 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii
  2. Cities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. The Rise and Fall of Cities

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 3-6
    3. Reinventing Cities

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 7-11
    4. The Consumer City Center

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 13-16
    5. Urban Decline

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 17-23
    6. Urban Crime

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 25-29
  3. Agglomeration

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 31-31
    2. Agglomeration Spillovers

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 33-37
    3. Geographic Concentration of Industry

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 39-43
    4. Subcenters

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 45-49
    5. Sprawl

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 51-55
  4. Homelessness

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 57-57
    2. Homeless in California

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 69-73
  5. The Effect of Regulation on Housing and Land Prices

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75
    2. Land Use Regulation

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 77-80
    3. The Cause of Urban Regulation

      • Jaime Luque
      Pages 87-90

About this book

This book covers the main aspects  of regional and urban economics and presents state-of-the-art theories in a comprehensive and concise way. The book will be of interest to undergraduates in business and economics and covers specific areas such as real estate, urban and regional planning and geography and development studies.

Keywords

  • Housing
  • Neighbourhood Choice
  • Regional Economics
  • Urban Economics
  • Urban Land Rent
  • urban geography and urbanism

Authors and Affiliations

  • Real Estate and Urban Land Economics, Wisconsin School of Business, Madison, USA

    Jaime Luque

Bibliographic Information

Buying options

eBook USD 54.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-319-15320-9
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Hardcover Book USD 69.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)