Urban Land Rent – Singapore As A Property State

Haila, Anne


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Author: Haila, Anne
Publication date: 11/12/2015
Imprint: John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781118827673

In Urban Land Rent, Anne Haila uses Singapore as a case study to develop an original theory of urban land rent with important implications for urban studies and urban theory.

Provides a comprehensive analysis of land, rent theory, and the modern city
Examines the question of land from a variety of perspectives: as a resource, ideologies, interventions in the land market, actors in the land market, the global scope of land markets, and investments in land
Details the Asian development state model, historical and contemporary land regimes, public housing models, and the development industry for Singapore and several other cities
Incorporates discussion of the modern real estate market, with reference to real estate investment trusts, sovereign wealth funds investing in real estate, and the fusion between sophisticated financial instruments and real estate

ISBN: 9781118827673