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Third World Cities
Problems, Policies and Prospects

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Volume: 148
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Planning (General)

January 1993 | 328 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Gathering an internationally renowned group of scholars in urbanization and development studies, this work explores the impact of internal and international migration on cities in the Third World. Vital issues such as demographic trends, economic development, environmental impact, welfare and housing policy are examined across a variety of geographic locations. The book will be an invaluable resource for anyone engaged in policy or programme work in Third World development.
John D Kasarda and Allan M Parnell
Introduction
Third World Urban Development Issues  
Sally E Findley
The Third World City
Developmental Policy and Issues  
Harry W Richardson
Efficiency and Welfare in LDC Mega-Cities
A S Oberai
Urbanization, Development and Economic Efficiency
Ellen M Brennan
Urban Land and Housing Issues Facing the Third World
Dennis A Rondinelli and John D Kasarda
Job Creation Needs in Third World Cities
Ray Bromley
Small Enterprise Promotion as an Urban Development Strategy
Dennis A Rondinelli and John D Kasarda
Privatization of Urban Services and Infrastructure in Developing Countries
An Assessment of Experience  
Kirk R Smith and Yok-shiu F Lee
Urbanization and the Environmental Risk Transition
Victor Fung-Shuen Sit
Transnational Capital Flows, Foreign Investments and Urban Growth in Developing Countries
Sidney Goldstein
The Impact of Temporary Migration on Urban Places
Thailand and China as Case Studies  
Francisco Alba
Urban Aspects of Labor Migration
A Review on Exit Countries  
S Philip Morgan
Third World Urbanization, Migration and Family Adaptation

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