3 edition of Information-based instruments for improved urban management found in the catalog.
Information-based instruments for improved urban management
|Statement||Uwe Deichmann [et al.]|
|Series||Policy research working paper ;, 3002, Policy research working papers (Online) ;, 3002.|
|Contributions||Deichmann, Uwe., World Bank.|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2003615437|
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for Improved Urban Management 1 Uwe Deichmann *, Somik V. Lall *, Ajay SuriPragya Rajoria * Development Research Group, The World Bank, Washington, DC. Based on experience in Bangalore, India, the authors argue that effective, forward-looking urban management requires a much better information.
by Uwe Deichmann Somik, Uwe Deichmann, Somik V. Lall, Ajay Suri, Pragya Rajoria, Krishna Kumar, Vinay Lall, Peter Lanjouw, Mattias Lundberg, Pulin Nayak, A. Abstract. The task of urban managers is to ensure the provision of basic urban services, such as water, waste removal, security, transport, and an environment conducive to economic activity, while maintaining fiscal sustainability of city operations.
Information-based instruments for improved urban. Based on experience in Bangalore, India, the authors argue that effective, forward-looking urban management requires a much better information infrastructure than is currently available in most cities. Citation “Deichmann, Uwe; Lall, Somik V.; Suri, Ajay; Rajoria, Pragya.
Information-Based Instruments for Improved Urban Management. Downloadable. The task of urban managers is to ensure the provision of basic urban services, such as water, waste removal, security, transport, and an environment conducive to economic activity, while maintaining fiscal sustainability of city operations.
City managers in developing countries face increasing pressure in achieving these goals because of rapid urbanization, the larger. Policy instruments are often known as governing tools as well, particularly when they are applied with all conditions associated to them.
The implementation of governing tools is usually made to achieve policy targets of resource management but adjusted to social, political, economic, and administrative concerns.
Data driven to improve the urban environment. A very readable, worthwhile book. Highly recommended for anyone who dreams of liveable cities with more socialisation, improved business opportunities, less pollution, and a more pleasant urban s: The term urban management is defined broadly here to cover studies and research in planning, administering, regulating, and governing (PARG) urban complexity.
The urban phenomena that are of interest cut across ecological, physical, economic, political, and social settings, with a belief that these settings interact with each other and should. The concept of urban area is complex and has been discussed for many years by several authors and organisations through different perspectives and methodological approaches.
For administrative and comparison purposes statistical institutions, both at the national and international levels, classify territories according to a certain degree of urbanisation defining typologies from which.
management paradigm encourages developed countries to aim for improved governance, e-democracy, and knowledge management and developing countries to implement food and land security, while improving governance, and, in many cases, building effective land markets.
“the process of determining, recording and disseminating information about ownership, value and use of land and its associated resources. These processes include the determination (sometimes called ´adjudication´) of land rights and other attributes, surveying and describing these, their detailed documentation, and the provision of relevant information for supporting land markets” 1.
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Information-Based Instruments for Improved Urban Management Deichmann, Uwe; Lall, Somik V.; Suri, Ajay; Rajoria, Pragya () The task of urban managers is to ensure the provision of basic urban services, such as water, waste removal, security, transport, and an environment conducive to economic activity, while maintaining fiscal sustainability of city operations.
Improving information management practices is a key focus for many organisations, across both the public and private sectors. This is driven by a range of factors, including a need to improve the efficiency of business processes, the demands of compliance regulations and the desire to deliver new services.
"Information-based instruments for improved urban management," Policy Research Working Paper SeriesThe World Bank. Lall, Somik V. & Ghosh, Sudeshna, " "Learning by dining": informal networks and productivity in Mexican industry," Policy Research Working Paper. The book also draws upon the debates and outcomes of the Council’s Market Accessibility through Improved Inputs, Information and Infrastructure: A IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management.
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