Do Community Benefits Agreements Benefit Communities?
Communities & Banking, Spring 2017
4 Pages Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Date Written: April 13, 2017
Fifteen years into their use, community benefits agreements have revolutionized the land-use approval process for large, public-private economic development projects. Now, developers and coalitions representing low-income communities can settle their disputes directly, outside of formal approval processes.
Keywords: community benefits agreements
JEL Classification: K11, R52
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