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Resilient Cities: Responding to Peak Oil and Climate Change

Peter Newman, Timothy Beatley, Heather Boyer - Architecture - 2009 - 184 pages
The authors of this spirited book don't believe that oblivion is necessarily the destiny of urban areas. Instead, they believe that intelligent planning and visionary ...
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Green Urbanism in Asia: The Emerging Green Tigers

Peter Newman, Anne Matan - City planning - 2012 - 252 pages
The world is facing an age of scarcity which will challenge all cities to reduce their resource footprint, especially carbon, improve biodiversity and at the same time continue ...
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Urban Planning in Europe: International Competition, National Systems, and ...

Peter Newman, Andy Thornley - Architecture - 1996 - 291 pages
Urban planning is undergoing a period of transformation across Europe, with a major trend towards increased urban competition, national deregulation and greater private sector ...
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Sustainability and Cities: Overcoming Automobile Dependence

Peter Newman, Jeffrey Kenworthy - Architecture - 1999 - 442 pages
Sustainability and Cities examines the urban aspect of sustainability issues, arguing that cities are a necessary focus for that global agenda. The authors make the case that ...
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Marxian Economics: The New Palgrave

John Eatwell, Murray Milgate, Peter Newman - Business & Economics - 1990 - 383 pages
Brief essays cover the thought of Marx, Bukharin, Gramsci, Rosa Luxembourg and others, and discuss communism, dialectical materialism, exploitation, surplus value and other topics
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Econometrics: The New Palgrave

John Eatwell, Murray Milgate - Econometrics - 1990 - 285 pages
Includes articles on econometrics taken from "The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics"
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Social Economics: The New Palgrave

John Eatwell, Murray Milgate - Economics - 1989 - 297 pages
Brief articles cover crime, justice, entitlements, the extended family, full employment, health economics, inheritance, and labor discrimination
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Economic Development

John Eatwell, Murray Milgate - Business & Economics - 1989 - 350 pages
Brief essays cover agricultural growth, appropriate technology, cost-benefit analysis, development planning, famine, foreign aid, land reform, and terms of trade
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Money: The New Palgrave

John Eatwell, Murray Milgate - Business & Economics - 1987 - 340 pages
Brief essays cover bank rates, bonds, capital markets, credit, hyperinflation, liquidity, monetary bases, and velocity of circulation
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The New Palgrave: Utility and Probability

John Eatwell, Murray Milgate, Peter Newman - Business & Economics - 1990 - 319 pages
Brief essays cover acyclicity, expected utility, impatience, myopic decision rules, probability, risk, uncertainty and related topics and the economists who have studied this area
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