1st Edition

Retail Impact Assessment A Guide to Best Practice

By John England Copyright 2000

    This book reviews the methodology and emphasises a recommended best practice approach to the application of retail impact assessment. It is a valuable guide for planners and surveyors, new and experienced professionals, and students studying retail planning.

    Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Background; Chapter 3 Policy Context; Chapter 4 The Conventional Methodology of Retail Impact Assessment; Chapter 5 A Framework for Retail Impact Assessment; Chapter 6 Qualitative Factors; Chapter 7 Evidence of Retail Impact; Chapter 8 Retail Impact in the Planning Process in Britain; Chapter 9 Experience in Europe and North America; Chapter 10 The Application of Best Practice; Chapter 11 Conclusions;


    Dr John England is a Partner in England & Lyle, Chartered Town Planners. He previously worked as a planner with W.S. Atkins and in local government. He has specialised in retail planning and was awarded a PhD in 1997 for research on retail impact assessment.