Urban Governance and Management in the Developing World

Urban Governance and Management in the Developing World

Joshua Mugambwa (Makerere University, Uganda) and Mesharch W. Katusiimeh (Makerere University Business School, Uganda)
Projected Release Date: May, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 325
ISBN13: 9781522541653|ISBN10: 1522541659|EISBN13: 9781522541660|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-4165-3


With the emphasis on market-led development initiatives, sustainable urbanization is a challenge, especially in growing nations. Regional administrative efforts are crucial for cities to meet the planned city operations and specific targets and objectives.

Urban Governance and Management in the Developing World is a research publication that explores contemporary issues in regional political and administrative practices and key challenges in implementing these strategies in growing nations. Featuring coverage on a wide range of topics such as urban and regional economics, supply chain management, and environmental concerns, this book is geared toward city development planners, policy makers, researchers, academics, and students seeking current and relevant research on the regional bureaucracy and its practices and how they affect growing nations.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Developmental Governments
  • Environmental Concerns
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Housing Management
  • Privatization
  • Regional Economics
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Urban Management

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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