Planning Local Economic Development: Theory and Practice

[Edward J. (James) Blakely, Nancey G. (Green) Leigh] ↠ Planning Local Economic Development: Theory and Practice ß Read Online eBook or Kindle ePUB. Planning Local Economic Development: Theory and Practice Sean Dunn said Condensed Chicken Noodle Soup of Planning!. With relevant real-world examples and references to political and economic climates that are as recent as the Obama administration, Planning Local Economic Development is a textbook with personality and purpose. It sets the background, explaining that the proactive, multidisciplinary, and bottom-up ap. Comprehensive! Bought this for class. The updated version is a MUST. The authors detail the different components of economic development

Planning Local Economic Development: Theory and Practice

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Rating : 4.19 (582 Votes)
Asin : 1412960932
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 464 Pages
Publish Date : 2015-07-21
Language : English

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Blakely served as a policy adviser to the mayor of Oakland and adviser to the Los Angeles Public School District. He was appointed by President Clinton as Vice Chair of the Presidio Trust, where he played a key role in the development of the former army base into a profitable civic facility. Leigh teaches, conducts research, and publishes in the areas of local economic development planning, urban and regional development, brownfield redevelopment, and sustainable urban industrial systems.She is the author of Stemming Middle Class Decline: The Challenge to Economic Development Planning, and coauthor (with Joan Fitzgerald) of Economic Revitalization: Cases and Strategies for City and Suburb. He has served on the Board of Directors of the American Planning Association, the Nature Conservancy, and Fulbright Association. In January 2007, Dr. He has held academic positions in teaching, research, academic administration, and economic development policy for more

Milano Graduate School of Management and Urban Policy and Dean of the University of Southern California School of Policy, Planning, and Development. . in urban studies and a master's in regional planning from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a master's in economics and a Ph.D. He has held academic positions in teaching, research, academic administration, and economic development policy for more than 30 years, includ

Blakely and Nancey Green Leigh provide a thoroughly up-to-date exploration of planning processes, analytical techniques, and locality, business, and human resource development, as well as high technology and sustainable economic development strategies. Written by authors with years of academic, regional, and city planning experience, the book has been used widely in graduate economic development, urban studies, nonprofit management, and public administration courses. Economic development specialists in local and municipal government in the United States and internationally, as well as nonprofit organizations, will also find this an essential reference.. Authors Edward J. New to This EditionIncorporates sustainability into the definition and practice of local economic developmentOffers new case studies,

Sean Dunn said Condensed Chicken Noodle Soup of Planning!. With relevant real-world examples and references to political and economic climates that are as recent as the Obama administration, Planning Local Economic Development is a textbook with personality and purpose. It sets the background, explaining that the proactive, multidisciplinary, and bottom-up ap. Comprehensive! Bought this for class. The updated version is a MUST. The authors detail the different components of economic development in a nice manner. This book is useful for planners, students, or those simply interested in learning about how economic development works in cities.. economic development wow this book covers a lot of ground

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