Journal Article

The puzzling persistence of place

Abstract: Jeffrey Lin explores the remarkable persistence of urban development patterns over decades, centuries, or even millennia. Is such extreme persistence desirable? What does it imply about today's \\"place-making\\" policies?

Keywords: Geographic distribution; Persistence;

Access Documents


Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Part of Series: Business Review

Publication Date: 2015

Issue: Q2

Pages: 1-8