A Companion to Urban Economics by P-Wiley

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									A Companion to Urban Economics
Blackwell Companions to Contemporary Economics

Editor: Richard J. Arnott
Editor: Daniel P. McMillen



Edition: 1
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A Companion to Urban Economics provides a state-of-the-art overview of this field, communicating its
intellectual richness through a diverse portfolio of authors and topics. Unique in both its rigor and
international treatment An ideal supplementary textbook in upper-level undergraduate urban economics
courses, or in master's level and professional courses, providing students with the necessary foundation
to tackle more advanced topics in urban economics Contains contributions from the world's leading urban
economists
Author Bio
Richard J. Arnott
Richard J. Arnott is Professor of Economics at Boston College, Massachusetts. His recent research
focuses on the economics of urban transportation and he is author of Alleviating Urban Traffic Congestion
(with Tilmann Rave and Ronnie Schöb, 2005). He has extensive editorial experience, including serving as 
an editor for the journals Regional Science and Urban Economics and Journal of Economic Geography
and for the books Public Economics: Selected Papers by William Vickrey (1994) and Economics for an
Imperfect World: Essays in Honor of Joseph E. Stiglitz (2003).


Daniel P. McMillen
Daniel P. McMillen is Professor of Economics at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and a member of
the Institute of Government and Public Affairs. His articles have been published in such journals as
Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Urban Economics, Regional Science and Urban
Economics, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, and Real Estate Economics. He is co-author,
with John McDonald, of Urban Economics and Real Estate: Theory and Policy (Blackwell, 2007).

								
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