11.438 | Spring 2020 | Graduate

Economic Development Planning


Dates of reading assignments can be found on the Calendar page.

Primary Assigned Text:

  •  Beer, Andrew, and Terry L. Clower. Globalization, Planning and Local Economic Development. Routledge, 2020. ISBN: 978113881031.

Other Books That May Be Worth Owning if You Can Get Them Easily:

  •  Florida, Richard. The Rise of the Creative Class, Revisited. Basic Books, 2012. ISBN: 9780465042487. 
  •  Florida, Richard. The New Urban Crisis. Basic Books, 2017. ISBN: 9781541644120. 
  •  Jacobs, Jane. The Economy of Cities. Vintage Books, 2016. ISBN: 9780394705842. 
  •  Marshall, Alex. The Surprising Design of Market Economies. University of Texas Press, 2012. ISBN: 9780292756755.

 Fiscal Impact Studies:

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