Collaborative Planning Theory

Collaborative Planning Theory is one of the most widely practices theories which takes into account the roles  of the people for a better plan making. Collaborative planning has four component 1. Arenas of discourse are produced and reproduced. Arenas refers…
Political Economy Model in Urban Planning

Political Economy Model in Urban Planning Political Economy Model aims at unearthing the power relations in and among different institutions. It studies the economic aspects of the government. It analyses the relation between impact of political actions such as policies and programmes…
Advocacy Planning Concept

Emergence of various planning concepts With the emergence of town or urban planning the need of research also grew. These research were an attempt to get a better understanding of the field and led to its evolution. Different planning concepts…
Rational Planning Model

Evolution of different planning models Different authors and scholars coined different planning theories which evolved over time. Different theories were an attempt to refine the planning process so as to produce better plans. With more and more people working some…
Critical minimum effort Theory

The critical minimum effort theory was propounded by Prof. Harvey Leibenstein in his book Economic Backwardness and Economic growth. He discusses that under developed countries are characterized by vicious circle of poverty which keeps them around a low income per capita equilibrium…