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Downs, Anthony

Overview
Works: 172 works in 472 publications in 3 languages and 21,358 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  History  Case studies 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: HE355.3.C64, 388.4131420973
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Most widely held works by Anthony Downs
Stuck in traffic coping with peak-hour traffic congestion by Anthony Downs ( )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 2,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Growth management and affordable housing do they conflict? ( )
9 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New visions for metropolitan America by Anthony Downs ( Book )
9 editions published in 1994 in English and Italian and held by 1,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New Visions for Metropolitan America examines the effects of growth management in communities that have tried to alter the course of urban growth. It also analyzes several alternatives for metropolitan growth - alternatives that might reduce the problems that have arisen from the pursuit of unlimited low-density development. Downs's analysis focuses on the relationship between the suburbs and the central cities, and identifies the policies likely to be most effective in helping to resolve growth-related problems
Still stuck in traffic coping with peak-hour traffic congestion by Anthony Downs ( )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this revised and expanded edition of his work Stuck in Traffic, Anthony Downs examines the benefits and costs of various anticongestion strategies. Drawing on a significant body of research by transportation experts and land-use planners, he counters environmentalists and road lobbyists alike by explaining why seemingly simple solutions, such as expanding public transit or expanding roads, have unintended consequences that cancel out their apparent advantages. He argues that while there might be some measurable gains from increasing housing densities, most other land-use strategies have little effect. Indeed, the most powerful solutions, including higher gasoline taxes, increased public funding for transit, and highway tolls, are also the least palatable politically."--Jacket
An economic theory of democracy by Anthony Downs ( Book )
41 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inside bureaucracy by Anthony Downs ( Book )
30 editions published between 1966 and 1994 in English and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Urban decline and the future of American cities by Katharine L Bradbury ( Book )
10 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opening up the suburbs; an urban strategy for America by Anthony Downs ( Book )
12 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Urban problems and prospects by Anthony Downs ( Book )
24 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neighborhoods and urban development by Anthony Downs ( Book )
7 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who are the urban poor? by Anthony Downs ( Book )
12 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The revolution in real estate finance by Anthony Downs ( Book )
8 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Do housing allowances work? ( Book )
6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Energy costs, urban development, and housing by Anthony Downs ( Book )
8 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rental housing in the 1980s by Anthony Downs ( Book )
6 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Federal housing subsidies: how are they working? by Real Estate Research Corporation ( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Futures for a declining city : simulations for the Cleveland area by Katharine L Bradbury ( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Achieving effective desegregation by Ali Smith ( Book )
8 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Economic approach to politics : a critical reassessment of the theory of rational action ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Racism in America and how to combat it by Anthony Downs ( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ダウンズ, アンソニー
Languages
English (232)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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