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Office of Technology Assessment, Congress of the U.S., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs. , Washington, DC
Metropolitan areas -- United States., Cities and towns -- United States -- Growth., Cities and towns -- Effect of technological innovations on -- United States., United States -- Economic condit

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ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
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LC ClassificationsHT334.U5 T43 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 232 p. :
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Open LibraryOL928197M
ISBN 100160483409
LC Control Number95227832
OCLC/WorldCa33411809

2 | The Technological Reshaping of Metropolitan America the dispersion of businesses to the outer suburbs, workers can live closer to their jobs. However, the changes will also create problems because of inadequate transportation, added infra-structure costs, and negative environmental con-sequences.

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The Technological Reshaping of Metropolitan America Showing of pages in this report. PDF Version Also Available for Download. Description. This report examines new policy approaches that would focus on development of innovative strategies for economic revitalization of urban core areas (including central cities and inner suburbs.

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Arthur C. Nelson delivers that resource in Reshaping Metropolitan unprecedented reference provides statistics about changes in population, jobs, housing, nonresidential space, and other key factors that are shaping the built environment, but its. Arthur C. Nelson delivers that resource in "Reshaping Metropolitan America", providing statistics about changes in population, jobs, housing, non-residential space, and other key factors.

Most importantly, he shows the benefits of reshaping America in ways that meet emerging market demands, and then outlines a policy agenda to do so. Part of the Metropolitan Planning + Design book series (METRO) Chapters Table of contents (8 chapters) About About this book; Table of contents.

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Nelson. Pages Agenda to Reshape Metropolitan America. Arthur C. Nelson delivers that resource in Reshaping Metropolitan America, providing statistics about changes in population, jobs, housing, nonresidential space, and other key factors. Most importantly, he shows the benefits of reshaping America in ways that meet emerging market demands, and then outlines a policy agenda to do so.

Prior to his service in Rhode Island, Atkinson was a project director at the Congressional Office of Technology Assessment, where, among other projects, he spearheaded The Technological Reshaping of Metropolitan America, a seminal report examining the impact of the information technology revolution on America’s urban areas.

The Technological Reshaping of Metropolitan America Page: III p.: ill. ; 28 cm. This report is part of the collection entitled: Office of Technology Assessment and was provided to UNT Digital Library by the UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

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coft O h. tion technology revolution on industry and com-merce in America’s metropolitan areas, including cities and suburbs. This chapter summarizes the findings of the report.

Chapter 2 analyzes policy options Congress could consider in addressing the problems and op-portunities stemming from the technologically driven economic reshaping of.

In the first pages of Reshaping Metropolitan America, Arthur C. Nelson shares his terrifying premise: existing development patterns have no chance of meeting the next twenty years' demand for walkable, renter-occupied housing units that can accommodate the stagnant incomes and smaller household sizes of younger Americans!/5(2).

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From an Oxford economist, a visionary account of how technology will transform the world of work, and what we should do about it. From mechanical looms to the combustion engine to the first computers, new technologies have always provoked panic about workers being replaced by machines.

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“More than $20 trillion will be spent on reshaping America’s metropolitan areas between and ,” Nelson writes in the intro to his new book. These marketplace demands and the demographic shifts will put some wind in the sails of advocates for more compact, walkable, mixed-use environments — at least in some places.