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American hometown renewal : policy tools and techniques for small town officials / Gary Armes Mattson.

Author:
Mattson, Gary Armes [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
xiv, 491 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
New troubles for American towns -- The Main Street community -- The small town policy domain -- Community visioning and strategic thinking -- Thinking about demographics -- Community demographic tools -- The American dream and social mobility -- The heartland and the new global economy -- Small towns as economic engines -- Meltdown from Wall Street to Main Street -- Housing policy and the American dream -- Community and housing tools -- Labor market dynamics -- Employment and workforce analysis -- Where the jobs are -- Is your community competitive? -- Main streets as commercial hubs -- Where is the money? -- Small city municipal service framework -- Municipal services and fiscal stress -- The small town budget process -- Public debt financing -- Comprehensive planning and fiscal policy -- Rebooting community in the new economy.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780765639318 ((hardback ; : alk. paper))
  • 0765639319 ((hardback ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780765639325 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 0765639327 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN:
2016011228
OCLC:
951833285
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