How City Hall Causes Sprawl: A Case Study
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center; University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 30, p. 189, 2003
GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 165
GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 165
Some commentators have labeled Atlanta, Ga. as America's poster child for sprawl. Atlanta is highly auto-oriented, and suffers from higher levels of traffic congestion and air pollution than most other cities. This book review explains how sprawl happened in Atlanta - not through the mysterious invisible hand of the free market, but through transportation and zoning decisions made by city officials.
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Keywords: K11, K32, R11, R14, R23, R40, R52, R58
Date posted: October 4, 2005
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