Research and Studies

Research and Studies

AMDA has conducted research and studies relating to urban planning and development. The spatial implications of present and future urbanisation, rural-urban integration in District Planning Committees, Metropolitan Planning Committees and participatory urban governance are of special interest to AMDA. Results are usually published as special and used an inputs in Seminars, Worshops and Training Programmes apart from facilitating researches. Since its formation AMDA, has taken up Research and Studies as indicated on the following page.

S.No Title Sponsored by Year
1. Expenditure and Returns for selected Metropolitan Cities of India (Volume I and II) Calcutta Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) 1986
2. Traffic and Transportation Study, Kanpur (with Technical Collaboration of Consultancy Engineering Services (India) Private Limited, New Delhi) Central Institute of Road Transport (CIRT), Pune 1987
3. Investment, Current Expenditure and Returns for selected Metropolitan Cities ??? three approach papers prepared (with Technical Collaboration of Consultancy Engineering Services (India) Private Limited, New Delhi) Calcutta Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) 1988
4. Traffic and Transportation Study of Patna (with Technical Collaboration of Consultancy Engineering Services (India) Private Limited, New Delhi) Central Institute of Road Transport (CIRT), Pune 1990
5. Optimisation of Project-mix for Self-Sustaining Financing Mechanism for Infrastructure Development in Mega City, Bangalore Planning Commission, Government of India 1991
6. An Appraisal Study of Delhi Resettlement Colonies Delhi Development Authority 1993
7. Revision of Development Plan of SUDA and SMC (in collaboration with CEPT, Ahmedabad) Surat Urban Development Authority 1993
8. Land Pooling and Land Exchange Scheme of PUDA Punjab Urban Planning and Development Authority (PUDA) 1996
9. Revision of Building Bylaws in Haryana Town and Country Planning Department of Haryana and Chief Administrator, Haryana Urban Development Authority 1996
10. Urban Development in Punjab ??? Present Scenario and Future Perspective Punjab Urban Planning and Development Authority (PUDA) 1997
11. Preparation of an Action Plan-Cum-Training Module for Potential Durable Employment Generation for Slum Women of Calcutta with Special Reference to Credit Flow Marketing and Management (in collaboration with CMDA, Calcutta) National Commission for Women (NCW) and Overseas Development Administration (ODA) 1997
12. Projection of Employment Structure in Greater Noida Industrial Area Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority (GNIDA) 1999
13. Land Policy for Development in the National Capital Territory of Delhi: 2021, Considering various alternative techniques of Access to Land Delhi Development Authority (DDA) 2003
14. States/UTs of India ??? A Profile In-house (printed with a grant from Ministry of Urban Development) 2003
15. The Metropolitan Agglomerations and the Proposed Grouping of Urban Areas in India In-house 2007
16. Alternative Modes of Assembly and Development of Land in the NCT of Delhi Delhi Development Authority 2008