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Urban Sprawl


  • Marcy Burchfield
  • Henry Overman
  • Diego Puga
  • Matthew Turner


New research by Henry Overman and colleagues provides a detailed picture of how land is used in US cities - and challenges conventional wisdom about urban sprawl.

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  • Marcy Burchfield & Henry Overman & Diego Puga & Matthew Turner, 2006. "Urban Sprawl," CentrePiece - The Magazine for Economic Performance 197, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE.
  • Handle: RePEc:cep:cepcnp:197

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