Cities and Quality of Life-Should We Monitor Pakistani Cities?
AbstractAround the world, national governments as well as international organization measure and monitor performance of large cities and the Quality of Life (QoL) of urban residents, to gain insights into the well-being of the citizens and the state of various amenities at city level and make informed policy decisions. There is a need to develop a system of measuring and monitoring QoL and city performance in the large urban areas of Pakistan. The paper suggests a framework for measuring quality of life in Pakistani cities
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 6522.
Date of creation: 2007
Date of revision: 2008
Quality of Life; Pakistan; Cities;
Find related papers by JEL classification:
- R10 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General Regional Economics - - - General
- O18 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Urban, Rural, Regional, and Transportation Analysis; Housing; Infrastructure
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2008-03-01 (All new papers)
- NEP-CWA-2008-03-01 (Central & Western Asia)
- NEP-GEO-2008-03-01 (Economic Geography)
- NEP-HAP-2008-03-01 (Economics of Happiness)
- NEP-URE-2008-03-01 (Urban & Real Estate Economics)
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- Veenhoven, Ruut, 2004. "Subjective Measures of Well-being," Working Paper Series UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
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