Spatial Planning and Policy in Israel : The Cases of Netanya and Umm al-Fahm

This report examines spatial planning and policies in Israel. It describes the laws, policies and practices in the country as a whole, and provides a detailed assessment of arrangements and practices in two cities: Netanya, a fast-growing city on the Mediterranean coast; and Umm al-Fahm, the country...

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Corporate Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Format: eBook
Published: Paris OECD Publishing 2017, 2017
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Collection: OECD Books and Papers - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword and acknowledgements
  • Acronyms and abbreviations
  • Executive summary
  • Assessment and recommendations
  • Land use and spatial planning in Israel
  • The housing crisis in Israel as catalyst for policy reforms
  • Land use and spatial planning in Netanya, Israel
  • Land use and spatial planning in Umm al-Fahm, Israel