Metropolitan Governance in Latin America (Regions and Cities) (Hardcover)

Metropolitan Governance in Latin America (Regions and Cities) By Alejandra Trejo Nieto, Jose L. Niño Amézquita Cover Image
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This book represents a powerful analysis of the challenges of metropolitan governance in all its messiness and complexity. It examines Latin American metropolitan governance by focusing on the issue of public service provision and comparatively examining five of the largest and most complex urban agglomerations in the region: Buenos Aires, Bogota, Lima, Mexico City and Santiago.

The volume identifies and discusses the most pressing challenges associated with metropolitan coordination and the coverage, quality and financial sustainability of service delivery. It also reveals a number of spatial inequalities associated with inadequate provision, which may perpetuate poverty and other inequalities.

Metropolitan Governance in Latin America will be valuable reading for advanced students, researchers and policymakers tackling themes of urban planning, spatial inequality, public service provision and Latin American urban development.



Product Details
ISBN: 9780367615673
ISBN-10: 0367615673
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: November 30th, 2021
Pages: 192
Language: English
Series: Regions and Cities