Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10419/89650
Authors: 
Ewing, Reid
Richardson, Harry W.
Bartholomew, Keith
Nelson, Arthur C.
Bae, Chang-Hee Christine
Year of Publication: 
2014
Series/Report no.: 
CESifo Working Paper 4571
Abstract: 
This paper examines the relative merits of compact cities or urban sprawl (suburban settlement patterns) as a spatial solution to environmental problems (such as climate control), automobile dependence, economic development, infrastructure costs and the quality of urban life.
Subjects: 
compact cities
sprawl
vehicle miles traveled
carbon emissions
infrastructure costs
residential preferences
commuting times
JEL: 
R14
Document Type: 
Working Paper

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