Economic Theory and the Construction Industry

Economic Theory and the Construction Industry
Author : P. Hillebrandt
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Total Pages : 224
Release : 2000-06-12
ISBN 10 : 0333774795
ISBN 13 : 9780333774793
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Economic Theory and the Construction Industry Book Description:

This revised edition of an established classic textbook brings the subject right up to date. It applies economic theory to the formation of demand on the construction industry and to the way the industry responds. This edition provides a topical assessment of the implication for competition of new methods of procurement, includes a new chapter on rehabilitation, repair and maintenance, and extends the use of theory to issues such as the problems of appropriate technology for developing countries, and contractors' diversification.


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