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Monday, March 22, 2004

People-centered Development

A Maryland/DC local of the Service Employees Union International has an interesting critique of development in Baltimore as being investor-centered and providing little economic benefit and few good jobs to the people of the city. Although not a new theory, it delves into some of the reasons that not all development necessarily helps those who should be helped.