The greatest challenge an urban designer or a planner faces while preparing a master plan is the dilemma whether the master plan would get implemented , even if it does , does it really work as predicted? With all the new age devices, mappings and GIS can a person / team at the helm , holding the strings, the power predict the growth of a city accurately? Every other year a city brings out its master plans, short term goals and long term interest. The buzz is short lived. Everybody forgets the greater interest or goals.
India is a developing country, of late a lot of developmental projects have being implemented. Ever wondered the amount of resources pooled in to support and sustain the projects? Where does it come from? How is it generated? This study is to better understand the types of resources required, how to mobilise it. Policies put forth to implement it.