Accession Number : AD0607194

Title :   RESUME OF THE RAND CONFERENCE ON URBAN ECONOMICS,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Niedercorn,J. H. ; Pascal,A. H.

Report Date : OCT 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The Conference on Urban Economics was held August 24 and 25, 1964, at The RAND Corporation in Santa Monica. This conclave, which brought together public officials and members of the research community, had three major objectives: stimulation of scholarly interest in urban problem areas, evaluation of the potentialities for appli cation of past and current research findings to policy questions, and exploration of the demand for research which might be generated by impending public decisions in this field.

Descriptors :   (*URBAN PLANNING, SYMPOSIA), (*ECONOMICS, URBAN AREAS), (*URBAN AREAS, ECONOMICS), SOCIAL SCIENCES, TRANSPORTATION, POPULATION, HOUSING(DWELLINGS), STANDARDS, INDUSTRIES, LABOR

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE