This book examines smart growth entrepreneurs--innovators in government, development companies, architectural firms, and other organizations, who coalesce to shift policies and markets toward green planning and building practices. Cities across the world are trying to manage their population and economic growth by implementing the design principles of Smart Growth and New Urbanism, developing green buildings that are compact, mixed-use, and in close proximity to transit services. How do innovators, governments, and markets ...

Smart Growth Entrepreneurs: Partners in Urban Sustainability 2016, Palgrave MacMillan

ISBN-13: 9783319410265

2017 edition