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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English


  • Urban economics.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

StatementEdited by Ronald E. Grieson.
LC ClassificationsHT321 .G74
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 453 p.
Number of Pages453
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5290041M
LC Control Number72009925

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Readings will relate mainly to the United States, but we cover pertinent material on foreign countries in lectures. In cases where other classes are available in our department that cover the material in more depth, such as project evaluation, benefit-cost analysis, urban economics, and municipal and public finance, we have either covered the. Readings and learning material Text: The textbook for this class is O’Sullivan () Urban Economics. McGraw-Hill 8th Edition. The book will be available at the bookstore. A Kindle edition is also available through Amazon, along with an option to rent or to purchase a used copy. In previous years in which I taught this course, the textbook wasFile Size: 61KB. The following is an outline of the chapters that we will cover. Additional readings will be assigned as the semester progresses. The outline and dates are intended as a guide and may be changed during the semester. Week 1: Sept 5, 7. Appendix: Tools of Microeconomics; Chapter 1: Introduction and Axioms of Urban Economics. URBAN AND REGIONAL ECONOMICS W. A. Schaffer Spring Econ MWF 2 TEXTS: (1) lecture notes by instructor, both in the Electronic Reserves and available from instructor in book format .pdf) ready for copying (based primarily on “Economic Impact Models” in .