Affordable Housing and Urban Redevelopment in the United States : Learning from Failure and Success Paperback / softback
Edited by Willem Van Vliet
Part of the Urban Affairs Annual Reviews series
Exploring the lessons that can be drawn from the United States's experience in providing affordable, low-cost housing, this book reviews recent developments in the US regarding such provision.
Topics covered include: the changing role of the federal government; greater responsibility of state and local government; and innovative financial mechanisms.
The book comprises case studies of success stories. A conclusion weaves together the strands developed in the individual case studies, examines criteria that define success, identifies common factors, and considers opportunities for developing more effective policies and programmes.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 304 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
- Publication Date: 18/11/1996
- Category: City & town planning - architectural aspects
- ISBN: 9780803970519