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Urbanization in the developing countries

Frederick C. Terzo

Urbanization in the developing countries

the response of international assistance

by Frederick C. Terzo

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Published by International Urbanization Survey, Ford Foundation in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Urbanization -- Developing countries.,
    • Economic assistance -- Developing countries.,
    • Technical assistance -- Developing countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Frederick C. Terzo.
      ContributionsInternational Urbanization Survey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT169.5 .T47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 126 p. ;
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5233903M
      LC Control Number75304301

      The 6th Urbanization and Poverty Reduction Conference will bring together academics and development practitioners to present and discuss questions relating to People, Markets, and particular, the conference will focus on effective land, housing, transport and local labor market policy in cities and their implications for economic development and social inclusion. concern. The book therefore includes the following interdisciplinary themes; land, marketing, housing, transport, management, poverty and institutions. This book, Handbook of Research on Urban Gover-nance and Management in the Developing World, addresses sustainability of cities. Urban governance.


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