Enabling Slum Redevelopment in Mumbai : Policy Paradox in Practice

  title={Enabling Slum Redevelopment in Mumbai : Policy Paradox in Practice},
  author={Vinit Mukhija},
  • Vinit Mukhija
  • Published 2007
This paper examines the complexities involved in “enabling” the provision of housing in developing countries. In conventional thinking the enabling strategy focuses on the ability of the private sector, specifically the “markets,” to deliver housing. Enabling has been promoted as consisting of, primarily, decentralization, privatization, deregulation and demand-driven development. The focus of the policy prescriptions is to reduce the “damaging” involvement of the State. This paper presents… CONTINUE READING

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