Hasan, Lubna Hasan (2007): On Measuring the Complexity of Urban Living.
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This paper explores the concept of city ranking as a way to measure dynamics and complexities of urban life. These rankings have various dimensions and uses. Both the context in which these rankings are done, and their nature has changed considerably overtime. These rankings are also afflicted with many methodological and measurement problems. A review of major city rankings and related literature is carried out to suggest a framework for measuring Pakistani cities.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||On Measuring the Complexity of Urban Living|
|Keywords:||Quality of Life, Cities, Urbanization|
|Subjects:||R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics > R1 - General Regional Economics|
|Depositing User:||Lubna Hasan|
|Date Deposited:||07. Jan 2008 13:55|
|Last Modified:||13. Feb 2013 21:30|
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