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...discusses the problems of old urban areas, the need for government assistance, the condition of housing in New England, present status of urban renewal programs, population growth with projections by state to 1970, estimates of housing need by state projected to 1970, etc.; suggests that there is a need for further research, coordination of resources, and a relationship between urban renewal and industrial development; a copy of this item was in the BRA collection...

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Other titlesResearch report, federal reserve bank of Boston, 1970 projection no. 6.
ContributionsTurley, Joseph F.
The Physical Object
Pagination51 p.; tables
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24601762M

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