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Urban Conservation in Developing Countries
Professor John de Monchaux

John de Monchaux has a variety of interests in his current
research on urban conservation in developing countries:

  • Recent cases of effective transformation of heritage areas in towns and cities in developing countries
  • The possible analysis of the means of intervention in terms of the Schuster/de Monchaux 'five tools' taxonomy, (regulation, government investment, incentives information and property rights adaptation)
  • NGO involvement
  • The role of the private sector
  • Impact on resident communities