Development Planning and Local Economic Growth
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Development Planning and Local Economic Growth

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Published by MacMillan Publishing Company .
Written in English


  • New Towns Design And Planning,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • City & town planning - architectural aspects,
  • Development - Economic Development

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9977689M
ISBN 100080373658
ISBN 109780080373652

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Local Economic Development (LED) is an approach to economic development, of note in the developing world that, as its name implies, places importance on activities in and by cities, districts and involves added micro-economic measures at the local level to complement macro-economic measures at the national level. Leigh teaches, conducts research, and publishes in the areas of local economic development planning, urban and regional development, brownfield redevelopment, and sustainable urban industrial is the author of Stemming Middle Class Decline: The Challenge to Economic Development Planning, and coauthor (with Joan Fitzgerald) of. Feb 20,  · The Economics of Development & Planning book. Read 21 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. more my course i am teaching economic planning reading other complementary books such as the "Economics of Development" written by A.P. Thirlwall are essential to effectively grasp the core of developmental economics/5. economic growth a reality in our communities, but how we can make sure that the growth benefits the marginalized and the poor. This requires firmly Strategic planning for local economic development is important. It is a cornerstone of sustainable development. It involves wise resource use.