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Smart Growth
#6031

Type

LEC

Credits

3 cr.

Student Year

2L/3L

Description:

This class examines emerging legal strategies to address the fiscal, environmental, and social implacts of unrestrained metropolitan regional growth("urban sprawl"). Topics include; inequalities in access to housing, jobs, and educational opportunties; local fiscal competition; local, state & regional regulatory responses to metropolitan development; environmental impacts of metropolitan development; and evolving legal structure of regional governance in America's large metropolitan areas.

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