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The Future of urban centers

what are the policy options? : A round table held on January 27, 1978, and sponsored by the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, Washington, D.C.

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Published by The Institute in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- United States,
    • Social problems,
    • Urban economics,
    • United States -- Social policy -- 1980-1993

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn Charles Daly, moderator ; Geno C. Baroni ... [et al.].
      SeriesAEI forum ; 15
      ContributionsDaly, John Charles, 1914-, Baroni, Geno C. 1930-, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT123 .F9
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p. ;
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4741434M
      ISBN 100844721220
      LC Control Number78052903

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