Influence on National and International Urban Development and Urban Planning
BBSR-Analysen KOMPAKT 13/2017
Standards as Best Available Techniques determine our daily life. Planners and builders are dependent on them from a public procurement law and contractual perspective. The role standards play in the field of urban planning and urban development, however, is disputed. The analysis presents interrelations and hints from the current standardisation work and thus underpins the discussion on chances and risks of international standardisation.