Development : grand projects don't plan for big problems

  • Bent Flyvbjerg

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"Be it highways, airports, nuclear plants, major renovation projects or waterfront development, everything seems to take longer and cost more than the developers and politicians said when announcing the project -- if, that is, the project is completed at all. A relatively recent study by a Danish professor named Bent Flyvbjerg offers a new theory on why this is so."
Period17 Jun 2006

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  • TitleDevelopment : grand projects don't plan for big problems
    Media name/outletDetroit Free Press
    Producer/AuthorJohn Gallagher, Development Writer
    PersonsBent Flyvbjerg