Economy / Finance

Developing a common narrative on urban accessibility: An urban planning perspective

From Brookings Topics - Economic Development
January 11, 2017 - 12:00am
Drawing on examples from poor, rich, and middle income cities, this paper examines the importance, theoretical understanding, and empirical measurement of urban accessibility. We argue that accessibility is the main quantity to consider from an urban resource allocation standpoint, since it links land use and transportation, the two primary urban consumption goods. But despite the […]        


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