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