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Cities for Profit: The Real Estate Turn in Asia's Urban Politics

Author: Gavin Shatkin
Publisher: Cornell University Press.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cities for Profit examines the phenomenon of urban real estate megaprojects in Asia-massive, privately built planned urban developments that have captured the imagination of politicians,  Read more...

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Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gavin Shatkin
ISBN: 9781501709715 1501709712 9781501711138 150171113X
OCLC Number: 1091536552
Awards: Runner-up for Best Book in Urban Affairs Award 2018 (United States)
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: List of FiguresPrefaceAcknowledgmentsIntroduction1. Origins and Consequences of the Real Estate Turn2. Comparing State Agendas of Land Monetization3. Planned Grabs4. Experiments in Power5. ChongqingConclusionNotesBibliographyIndex

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