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Local Economic Development in the 21st Century: Quality of Life and Sustainability: Quality of Life and Sustainability

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Provides a comprehensive look at local economic development and public policy, placing special emphasis on quality of life and sustainability. It draws extensively on case studies, and includes both mainstream and alternative perspectives in dealing with economic growth and development issues. The contributions of economic theories and empirical research to the policy deba ...more
Hardcover, 215 pages
Published May 15th 2010 by Routledge (first published April 13th 2010)
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Matthew Mendenhall
Mar 19, 2018 rated it really liked it
I thought it was pretty darn good 95% of the time. It’s a dream of a book for people who want their city to become a better place to live, while also believing that state and national governments are terribly under equipped to achieve those wants.
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This well researched book points us in the direction of improving quality of life aspects of community building. It confirms a lot of my hunches about tax and other public policies.
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