URBS 4/511—Urban Policy Analysis  


Akerlof, George A. 2009. Animal Spirits. New Haven: Princeton University Press.

Berube, A. et alii. 2005. Redefining Urban and Suburban America: Evidence from the Census 2000, vol. 2. Washington, DC: Brookings.

Binmore, Ken.  2007.  Game Theory:  A Very Short IntroductionOxfordOxford University Press.

Bish, Robert L. 1971. The Public Economy of Metropolitan Areas. Chicago: Markham.

Bolman, Lee G. & Terrence E. Deal.  1997.  Reframing Organizations:  Artistry, Choice, and Leadership, 2nd Ed.  San Francisco:  Jossey-Bass.

Bossidy, Larry, et alii. 2002. Execution: The Discipline of Getting Things Done. NY: Crown.

Bryson, John M.  1995.  Strategic Planning for Public and Nonprofit Organizations, Rev. Ed.  San Francisco:  Jossey-Bass.

Christensen, Karen S. 1999. Cities and Complexity: Making Intergovernmental Decisions. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Collins, Jim. 2001. Good to Great. NY: Harper Collins.

Collins, Jim. 2005. Good to Great and the Social Sectors. NY: Harper Collins.

Coplin, William D. & O’Leary, Michael K.  1972.  Everyman’s Prince.  North Scituate, MA:  Duxbury Press.

Dandekar, Hemalata C.  1988.  The Planner’s Use of InformationWashington, DC:  Planner’s Press.

Dixit, Avinash K. & Nalebuff, Barry J.  2008.  The Art of Strategy:  A Game Theorist’s Guide to Success in Business & Life.  NY:  W.W. Norton.

Downs, Anthony. 2004. Growth Management and Affordable Housing. Washington, DC: Brookings.

Epstein, Paul, et alii. 2005. Results That Matter. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Fisher, Roger & Ury, William.  1981.  Getting to Yes.  Boston, Houghton-Mifflin.

Forester, J. 1989. Planning in the Face of Power. Berkeley: U of California Press.

Gerston, Larry N.  2002.  Public Policymaking in a Democratic Society.  Armonk, NY:  ME Sharpe.

Gladwell, Malcolm. 2002. The Tipping Point. NY: Back Bay Books.

Greenblat, Cathy S.  1988.  Designing Games and SimulationsNewbury Park, CA:  Sage

Hamburger, Henry.  1979.  Games as Models of Social PhenomenaSan Francisco:  WH Freeman.

Hammond, John S. et alii.  1999.  Smart Choices.  Boston, MAHarvard Business School.

Heilbrun, James.  1987.  Urban Economics and Public Policy.  NY:  St. Martin’s Press.

Katz, Bruce & Lang, Robert E. 2003. Redefining Urban and Suburban America: Evidence from the Census 2000, vol. 1. Washington, DC: Brookings.

Katz, Bruce et alii. 2006. Redefining Urban and Suburban America: Evidence from the Census 2000, vol. 3. Washington, DC: Brookings.

Kreps, David M.  1990.  Game Theory and Economic ModellingOxford:  Clarendon Press.

Levitt, Steven D. 2005. Freakonomics. NY: Allen Lane.

Lindblom, Charles E. 1977. Politics and Markets. NY: Basic Books.

Lindblom, Charles E. & Cohen, David K.  1979.  Usable Knowledge:  Social Science and Social Problem SolvingNew HavenYale University Press.

Lindblom, Charles E. & Woodhouse, Edward J. 1993. The Policy-Making Process, 3rd Ed. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall.

MacRae, Duncan, Jr. & Wilde, James A.  1979.  Policy Analysis for Public DecisionsNorth Scituate, MA:  Duxbury Press.

McLaughlin, Thomas A. 2006. Nonprofit Strategic Positioning. NY: Wiley.

Neustadt, Richard E. & May, Ernest R.  1986.  Thinking in Time.  NY:  Free Press.

Orfield, Myron.  1997.  MetropoliticsWashington, DC:  Brookings Institution.                                 

Patton, Carl V. & Sawicki, David S.  1993.  Basic Methods of Policy Analysis and Planning, 2nd Ed.  Englewood Cliffs, NJ:  Prentice-Hall.

Rusk, David. 2003. Cities without Suburbs: A Census 2000 Update. Washington DC: Woodrow Wilson Center.

Snow, Roberta M. & Phillips, Paul H. 2007. Making Critical Decisions. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Stokey, Edith & Zeckhauser, Richard.  1978.  A Primer for Policy Analysis.  NY:  WW Norton.

Surowiecki, James. 2005. Wisdom of Crowds. NY: Anchor Books.

Ury, William.  1993.  Getting Past No, Rev. Ed.  NY:  Bantam Books.

Von Winterfeldt, Detlof & Edwards, Ward.  1986.  Decision Analysis and Behavioral Research.  CambridgeCambridge University Press.           `

Watzlawick, Paul, et alii.  1974.  Change:  Principles of Problem Formulation and Problem Resolution.  NY:  WW Norton.

Wynn, Martin.  1985.  Planning GamesLondon:  E & FN Spon.

Zey, Mary.  1992.  Decision Making:  Alternatives to Rational Choice ModelsNewbury Park:  Sage.


2009 A.J.Filipovitch
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