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A tale of two cities : public land ownership in Canberra and Stockholm

Neutze, Max


Public ownership and development of land is a powerful means of controlling the development of an urban area, avoiding high speculative costs of land for housing and public purposes, and siphoning increases in land values that accompany urban growth into the public purse. In Stockholm and Canberra, the balance between these three objectives in the use of public land has differed over time. Control of development has become dominant in Canberra while financial objectives have continued to be...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Urban Research Unit/Program
Date published: 1988
Type: Working/Technical Paper
DOI: 10.4225/13/590a4f223dc33
Access Rights: Open Access


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