Hope or Hype for American Communities?Enfoques en políticas de sueloNoviembre 1996William Fulton
Since the early 1980s, a group of planners, architects, and developers have been rebelling against “conventional” suburban development as practiced in the United States since the end of...
Public Policies for FloodplainsEnfoques en políticas de sueloJunio 1996Scott Faber
Flooding is a natural hydrologic occurrence, but flood-related damage to property and the risks to human life are exacerbated by urban growth and other intensive development in floodplains. The...
Enfoques en políticas de sueloDiciembre 1995Dwight Young
Sprawl is not a recent phenomenon. There is general agreement that it began in the construction boom of the post-World War II years and really came into its own with the initiation of the Interstate...
Enfoques en políticas de sueloNoviembre 1995Edited by Alice E. Ingerson
Environmentalists and resource users have banded together behind the common goal, or at least the common slogan, of “sustainable development.” What are the economic, political, and social...
Enfoques en políticas de sueloSeptiembre 1994Edited by Jonathan D. Cheney
U.S. land and real estate markets went on a roller coaster ride in the 1980s and early 1990s. The combination of economic growth, demographic change, and federal tax and banking policies that...