Marie Michael Library

Title

Citizens, local government and the development of Chicago's near southside

Author

Ranney, David C.

Description

In spite of efforts by low-income and marginalized groups to organize to defend their interests, their housing choices are determined by powerful business coalitions. Factors for this include taxpayer subsidies favouring middle and upper classes, and the City's abdication of responsibility.

File No

UNRISD-DP90

Agency

UNRISD

Date

November, 1997

Subject(s)

Community Development

Pages

80