Accession Number : AD0661257
Title : NEW DIRECTIONS IN REGIONAL RESEARCH AND POLICY,
Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF
Personal Author(s) : Pascal,Anthony H.
Report Date : NOV 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 8
Abstract : Problems facing the Government's program of aid to depressed areas and regional economic development are discussed. The following fields of research are suggested as guidelines which might stimulate the formulation of new, more effective policy-making: (1) Analysis of the geographical distribution of population and economic activity; (2) Analysis of the social and cultural obstacles to economic development; (3) Research on problems of inter-governmental conflict.
Descriptors : (*ECONOMICS, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT), MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, GEOGRAPHY, POPULATION, DISTRIBUTION, URBAN AREAS, RURAL AREAS, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT
Subject Categories : Administration and Management
Economics and Cost Analysis
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE