- Systems Problems in the City. Szanton, Peter L. // Operations Research;May/Jun72, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p465
This article discusses the policy deployment pattern for urban planning in the U.S. The group of analysts was concerned about the housing problem in various cities in the country. Hence, the period between site acquisition and the moving in of a first tenant was approaching a decade, costs were...
- Land Reforms in Bihar, India: An Unfinished Agenda. Singh, Madhulika // Asia-Pacific Journal of Rural Development;2009, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p167
Ever since India attained independence, Land Reform has been advocated and effort was made to implement it as a major instrument of state mediated and progressive socio-economic change. The primary objective of land reform was to remove the structural anomalies in the rural economy of the state,...
- In pricey N.Y.C., residents lose `right' to rent control. Scherer, Ron // Christian Science Monitor;6/17/97, Vol. 89 Issue 141, p3
Looks at the changes to New York rent-controlled laws for vacated apartments. Detailed information on rent-contolled laws; Significance of changes made; Who approved the legislature; Additional information provided.
- Before and after deregulation: Market renting in Glasgow and Edinburgh. Gibb, Kenneth // Urban Studies (Routledge);Nov94, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p1481
Examines the effects of deregulation of private renting in Glasgow and Edinburgh, Scotland. Comparison of newspaper advertisements in 1988 and 1992; Landlords in Glasgow; Rent levels; Rental regressions; Implications of research findings.
- Gov't settling for cautious reform of regulated rents, owners protest. Johnstone, Chris; Breyerov�, Petra // Prague Business Journal;3/24/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 11, p3
Reports the approval of a Finance Ministry proposal that would permit a maximum 10 percent annual increase in regulated rents in the Czech Republic. Likelihood of a legal challenge by landlords; Determination of the 'normal' rent level; Rent gaps.
- Rent controls and homeless rates. Gissy, William G. // International Advances in Economic Research;Feb97, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p113
Investigates the relationship between rent controls and homeless rates. Examination of the effect of rent controls on the optimal vacancy rate; Empirical analysis of rent controls and homeless rates; Conclusion about second-generation rent controls as a valid policy option in cities with...
- Window is open to end rent regs. // Crain's New York Business;12/16/96, Vol. 12 Issue 51, p8
Opinion. Comments on the decision of Governor George Pataki, not to make any fundamental change in the rent regulations of New York. Reference to a two-year plan of Senate Majority Leader Joseph Bruno.
- Business's voice needed to guarantee change in rent laws. Townsend, Alair // Crain's New York Business;06/02/97, Vol. 13 Issue 22, p9
Opinion. Discusses rent regulation in New York City. What will happen if the state Legislature do not have existing laws extended; Reference to the case of the Rent Stabilization Association; Information on Governor George E. Pataki's compromise position on the issue.
- Landlords urged to remain cool if controls end. Lentz, Philip // Crain's New York Business;06/09/97, Vol. 13 Issue 23, p1
Comments on the encouragement given to landlords not to impose evictions and rent increases if rent laws expire on June 15, 1997 in New York. Support given by Governor George Pataki and Senate Majority Leader Joseph Bruno to the removal of rent regulation; Lack of support given to real estate...