Title: Bangkok Slum Lands: Policy Implications of Recent Findings (1989)
Article in: Cities
Authors: Shlomo Angel, Sopon Pornchokchai
First published: May, 1989
Overview: This pilot study of the size and growth of slum lands in Bangkok from 1974 to 1984 forms part of the general investigation by the Bangkok Land Management Study Team entitled The Land and Housing Markets of Bangkok: Strategies for Public-sector Participation. This paper examines four recent findings from two studies based on air photographs, and draws some initial policy implications from these findings.