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ERIC Number: EJ047246
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1971
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A Decision Model for Locating Controversial Facilities
Mumphrey, Anthony J.; And Others
Journal of the American Institute of Planners, 37, 6, 397-402, Nov 71
Locating controversial public facilities, such as highways or airports, that generate significant public opposition requires a more sophisticated methodology than the traditional least cost" procedures for minimizing physical costs. Two models--a short-run political placation" model and a long-run welfare distribution" model--evaluate the effects of opposition on the expected total costs of implementation. (Author)
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