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Reform of Metropolitan Governments

1st Edition

By Steven P. Erie, John J. Kirlin, Francine F. Rabinovitz, Lance Liebman, Charles M. Haar


88 pages

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Originally published in 1972, this study aims to explore governmental interaction with people and publics interests and institutions in Metropolitan America. These papers discuss issues of how governance can be improved and the federal role in Metropolitanism as well as suggesting ways in which political reform can help. This title will be of interest to students of Environmental Economics and professionals.

Table of Contents

Foreword; Introduction: Logic and Ideology in Metropolitan Reform; 1. Can Something be Done? Propositions on the Performance of Metropolitan Institutions 2. Metropolitanism and Decentralization 3. Federal Role in Metropolitanism

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Environmental Economics
SCIENCE / Environmental Science