2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

PLAN 303 Economic Development Studio

Methods of analyzing local economic condition and performance, both qualitative and quantitative. Three local economies are examined: neighborhood, municipal, and region. Formulation of an economic development plan involving all three interacting economies and a set of policies to improve their performance. One or more sites and land uses are selected strategically toward plan implementation, and are analyzed as to their legal, market, financial and operational feasibility. The plan is mentored by, and presented to, external jurors in the field. Required for BUPD major and RED minor.

Prerequisite: PLAN 203; waived for minors in Real Estate Development upon permission of the instructor or department.