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Professor Rachelle Alterman – Urban Planning and Law

Founding President and Honorary Fellow, the <strong>International Academic Association on Planning, Law and Property Rights</strong> – click here for website. Founding President and Honorary Fellow, the International Academic Association on Planning, Law and Property Rights – click here for website. Co-Founder, <strong>Platform of Experts in Planning Law</strong> – click here for website. Co-Founder, Platform of Experts in Planning Law – click here for website. Project Head and Coordinator of EU-funded <strong>Mare Nostrum Project</strong> – click here for details. Project Head and Coordinator of EU-funded Mare Nostrum Project – click here for details. Selected as one of 16 key thinkers in planning thought, in project:<br />
<strong>Encounters in Planning Thought</strong>.  Includes book and lecture series – click here for details. Selected as one of 16 key thinkers in planning thought, in project:
Encounters in Planning Thought.  Includes book and lecture series – click here for details.

Fields of research:

  • Comparative Planning Law and Land Use Regulation
  • Comparative Land Policy and Property Rights
  • Housing policy
  • Planning Theory and Method
  • Implementation of Public Policy

Selected Awards:

Selected newspaper clippings in English* (for more see Media):

* Scores of newspaper articles have been featured in Hebrew-only newspapers and these papers occasionally also translate to English. 

Click here for download of full CV and list of publications.

Now with Chinese translation!


Planning in the Face of Crisis
Land Use, Housing, and Mass Immigration in Israel
Routledge Press
Book Review in Planning Theory Journal
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* Cited in Arab League Conference for Reconstruction, October 2003 – “Non Conventional Methods for the Reconstruction of Destroyed Areas

National-Level Planning in Democratic Counties
An International Comparison of City and Regional Policy-Making
Liverpool University Press
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Download: Front Matter, Chapter 1, Chapter 11

Neighbourhood Regeneration
An Internal Evaluation
Mansell
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Private Supply of Public Services
Evaluation of Real Estate Exactions, Linkage and Alternative Land Policies
New York University Press
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Download section on Developer Provisions of Public Benefits
Download section on Exaction Law and Social Policy in Israel

Evaluating Plan Implementation:
The National Statutory Planning System in Israel
Pergamon Press
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Urban Renewal Planning in Israel
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