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Urban regeneration and economic development in Greater Manchester

I. Strange

Urban regeneration and economic development in Greater Manchester

by I. Strange

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Published by Department of Planning and Landscape, Manchester University in Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementI. Strange and G. Williams.
SeriesUnitary development plan project -- 1
ContributionsWilliams, Gwyndaf, 1946-, University of Manchester. Department of Planning and Landscape.
The Physical Object
Pagination55p. ;
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16166434M

Despite the emergence of urban regeneration and sustainable development as parallel strands of British urban policy, there has been little co-ordination between them and an imbalance in action with greater emphasis given to achieving urban regeneration, especially economic regeneration Cited by: Rarely are urban regeneration projects implemented solely by the public sector. The need for massive financial resources is one factor. However, even if the government could provide the necessary resources for regenerating urban land, the buy in from the community and business sector is needed to ensure the sustainability of regeneration.

`It [Urban Regeneration] Should make life somewhat easier for practitioners and will offer a further stimulus to the development of taught courses in the not-so-gentle art of regeneration' - Urban Studies Providing students and practitioners with a detailed overview of the key theoretical and applied issues, this book is a comprehensive and integrated primer on regeneration. The regeneration of urban areas in the UK and around the world has become an increasingly important issue amongst governments and populations since the global economic downturn. This textbook provides an accessible and critical synthesis of urban regeneration in the UK, analyzing key policies, approaches, issues and by:

Greater Manchester Regeneration in England: An Analysis of Case Studies in Thames Gateway and Urban Studies, Vol. 44, No. 12, –, November how economic development could be.   The regeneration of urban areas in the UK and around the world has become an increasingly important issue amongst governments and populations since the global economic downturn. This textbook provides an accessible and critical synthesis of urban regeneration in the UK, analyzing key policies, approaches, issues and by:


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In the late twentieth century, cities like Manchester, seen as the ‘original, modern’ [1] world industrial city, faced serious challenges in terms of how to respond to the massive economic restructuring that was taking place.

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THE URBAN REGENERATION CHALLENGE IN LEIPZIG AND MANCHESTER Through its work in Germany and in the United Kingdom, the Anglo-German Foundation seeks to foster dialogue and cooperation between the. Regeneration in practice: lessons from Manchester Creating a combined authority covering the whole economic area of Greater Manchester will help the city to recover faster from recession Cities is.

The second criticism links to that, and is made eloquently by Owen Hatherley, a Marxist architectural critic, in his book “A Guide To The New Ruins of Urban Britain”. Manchester is the economic powerhouse of the northwest, sustained by its world-class universities, a knowledge-based economy, a thriving city centre, a skilled workforce, and Manchester International Airport.

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City Challenge urban regeneration projects had involved several different groupsFile Size: KB. The physical, economic and social decline of inner city areas over the past three decades coupled with the increasing growth of the suburbs has resulted in growing pressure for more effective urban regeneration as well as renewed interest in urban management as a critical component in the re-creation of economically competitive environments Cited by:   Urban regeneration is the attempt to reverse that decline by both improving the physical structure, and, more importantly and elusively, the economy of those areas.

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