Michael P. Johnson,Jeffrey M. Keisler,Senay Solak,David A.'s Decision Science for Housing and Community Development: PDF

By Michael P. Johnson,Jeffrey M. Keisler,Senay Solak,David A. Turcotte,Armagan Bayram,Rachel Bogardus Drew

ISBN-10: 1118974999

ISBN-13: 9781118974995

A multidisciplinary method of problem-solving in community-based firms utilizing determination types and operations learn applications

A entire therapy of public-sector operations learn and administration technology, Decision technology for Housing and neighborhood improvement: Localized and Evidence-Based Responses to troubled Housing and Blighted groups addresses serious difficulties in city housing and neighborhood improvement via a various set of determination types and functions. The booklet represents a bridge among thought and perform and is a resource of collaboration among selection and information scientists and planners, advocates, and neighborhood practitioners.

The publication is encouraged by means of the wishes of community-based businesses to reply to local financial and social misery, represented via foreclosed, deserted, and blighted housing, via neighborhood organizing, carrier provision, and native improvement. The publication emphasizes analytic methods that bring up the power of neighborhood practitioners to behave fast, thoughtfully, and successfully. via doing so, practitioners can layout and enforce responses that mirror stakeholder values linked to fit and sustainable groups; that take advantage of elevated organizational capability for evidence-based responses; and that lead to strategies that symbolize advancements over the established order in accordance with a number of social final result measures. that includes quantitative and qualitative analytic tools in addition to prescriptive and exploratory determination modeling, the e-book additionally includes:

  • Discussions of the foundations of determination conception and descriptive research to explain how you can establish and quantify values and goals for neighborhood development
  • Mathematical programming purposes for real-world challenge fixing in foreclosed housing acquisition and redevelopment
  • Applications of case reviews and community-engaged examine ideas to analytics and choice modeling

Decision technology for Housing and neighborhood improvement: Localized and Evidence-Based Responses to troubled Housing and Blighted groups is an incredible textbook for upper-undergraduate and graduate-level classes in determination versions and functions; humanitarian logistics; nonprofit operations administration; city operations learn; public economics; functionality administration; city stories; public coverage; city and neighborhood making plans; and platforms layout and optimization. The ebook is additionally a great reference for lecturers, researchers, and practitioners in operations study, administration technological know-how, operations administration, platforms engineering, coverage research, urban making plans, and information analytics.


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