SOCIAL COSTS AND BENEFITS OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Emphasis has recently been shifting from allocational or pareto efficiency - the traditional approach to the assessment of urban development - to distributional efficiency and social indicators. These alternative approaches to assessment take account of both measurement and policy problems. Particular attention is given to six strategies for coping with measurement problems. (This paper is reprinted from: Stober, G.J. and Schumacher, D. (Eds.) "Technology Assessment and Quality of lIfe". Amsterdam, Elsevier Scientific Publishing Company, 1973). /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Colloguium Vervoersplanologisch Speurwerk

    P.O. Box 45
    Delft,   Netherlands 
  • Authors:
    • Drewe, P
  • Publication Date: 1974

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 10 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00126091
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Paper
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: May 14 1976 12:00AM