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The book provides a clear understanding of the various issues. Written with Indian background, the author reviews the definition of housing, its classification, and the concepts of affordability, subsidies, rental housing, retrofitting, upgradation and slum rehabilitation. The author provokes thinking beyond the public-private binary and develop a third option, where the local community is the driver and housing is not considered as a commodity. The book makes a case for the adoption of innovative technologies together with reforms in planning norms, mixed land use and optimum use of land and other resources for inclusive housing.…mehr

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The book provides a clear understanding of the various issues. Written with Indian background, the author reviews the definition of housing, its classification, and the concepts of affordability, subsidies, rental housing, retrofitting, upgradation and slum rehabilitation. The author provokes thinking beyond the public-private binary and develop a third option, where the local community is the driver and housing is not considered as a commodity. The book makes a case for the adoption of innovative technologies together with reforms in planning norms, mixed land use and optimum use of land and other resources for inclusive housing.
Autorenporträt
A.K. Jain was awarded 2nd Urban Professional Award 2014 at World Urban Forum in Medellin, Colombia in recognition of being an exemplary city changer. Union Minister for Urban Development felicitated him with IBC Lifetime Achievement Award (2016). He worked on the Master Plan for Delhi-2021 and also authored several books.