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Urban Land Economics
6th edition
 
 
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23 Oct 2003
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The sixth edition of Urban Land Economics fully update the popular and well-established text examining economics as applied to property. It clearly shows how economic analysis can be applied to economic problems associated with land and explores ways in which the allocation of land resources can be improved. Urban Land Economics is an excellent course companion for courses in land and property economics. This edition has added features including chapter summaries and questions to make it the ideal course companion.


Description

The sixth edition of Urban Land Economics fully update the popular and well-established text examining economics as applied to property. It clearly shows how economic analysis can be applied to economic problems associated with land and explores ways in which the allocation of land resources can be improved. Urban Land Economics is an excellent course companion for courses in land and property economics. This edition has added features including chapter summaries and questions to make it the ideal course companion.


Contents

Economic Efficiency Through the Price System
Charactaristics of the Real Property Market
Functions of the Real Property Market
The Pricing of Land and Land Resources
Investment in Real Property
The Development Process
The Timing and Rate of Redevelopment
Finance for Development
The Impact of Finance on the Commercial Property Market
Comprehensive Redevelopment
Public-Sector Development: Cost-Benefit Analysis
The Economics of Planning Controls
The Construction Industry
Land Use and Land Values
The Pattern of Urban Land Use
The Growth of Urban Areas
The Quality of the Urban Environment
Housing
Regional Policy
The Impact of Government Macro Policy on Land and Property Resources
Economic Theory and Public Finance
The Incidence of Taxation on Land Resources
UK Property and the EU


Authors

JACK HARVEY is a retired Lecturer in Economics.

ERNIE JOWSEY is Professor of Property and Real Estate, Northumbria University, UK.