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A model to evaluate and to optimize the spatial impact of the investments in urban regeneration

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  • Cervelló Royo , Roberto

    () (Universidad Politécnica de Valencia)

  • García del Río , Baldomero Segura

    () (Universidad Politécnica de Valencia)

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This work provides an analysis and an optimization model of the spatial impact for the urban policies of local governments in terms of urban regeneration and rehabilitation of degraded historic areas. From the amount invested and state intervention locations, an impact index is put forward. The spatial distribution of these impact indexes in the interventions’ area of influence will be the basis for the analysis; hence, by setting some specific objectives of the decision agent about this distribution homogeneity, we propose a model which will allow us to allocate the budget available among the different locations fixed a priori. By means of a comparison between the spatial distributions of impact indexes obtained in both situations, a measure of the intervention process and its impact can be obtained.

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  • Cervelló Royo , Roberto & García del Río , Baldomero Segura, 2010. "A model to evaluate and to optimize the spatial impact of the investments in urban regeneration," INVESTIGACIONES REGIONALES - Journal of REGIONAL RESEARCH, Asociación Española de Ciencia Regional, issue 17, pages 125-138.
  • Handle: RePEc:ris:invreg:0073
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    Keywords

    Optimal location model; urban public investment; urban regeneration; intervention; impact indexes;

    JEL classification:

    • R00 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General - - - General
    • R51 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - Regional Government Analysis - - - Finance in Urban and Rural Economies
    • R53 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - Regional Government Analysis - - - Public Facility Location Analysis; Public Investment and Capital Stock

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