Deborah Becher, Sociology PhD candidate

Negotiating the Un-negotiable: What Makes a Government Taking for Private Development Legitimate?

Date: 
Mon, 11/05/2007
Location: 
4:30-6:00 PM, Kerstetter Room, Marx Hall

Deborah Becher writes about how residents, community groups, developers, and government officials negotiate decisions to use eminent domain for urban redevelopment. Join us as we provide her with feedback on her dissertation, "Valuing Property: Competing Interests in Eminent Domain for Urban Redevelopment."

For more on Deborah, see her LAPA page.