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- World Bank Publications 2006; US$ 19.99
Post-Industrial East Asian Cities analyzes urban developments and policies responsible for the growth of producer services and creative industries. This study is based on the findings of firm surveys conducted in East Asia and a review of the data and literature on several key regional cities (Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore, Seoul, Bangkok and Tokyo)... more...
- John Hunt Publishing 2012; US$ 14.99
Can making things smaller make the world a better place? No Local takes a critical look at localism, an ideology that says small businesses, ethical shopping and community initiatives like gardens and farmers? markets can stop corporate globalization. These small acts might make life better for some, but they don?t challenge the drive for profit... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 105.00
This book investigates three questions raised by the financial crisis and economic downturn: Could the crisis and downturn have been averted had economic policymakers and business leaders considered ethical consequences of their actions?; How have the costs of the downturn fallen within the population, in terms of race, ethnicity, gender, and class?;... more...
- Springer US 2012; US$ 199.00
1. Introduction; L.K. Cheng, H. Kierzkowski. 2. Financial Crisis, Trade, and Fragmentation; A. Deardorff. 3. Horizontal Aspects of Vertical Fragmentation; R.W. Jones, H. Kierzkowski. 4. Function vs. Form in the Fragmented Industrial Structure: Three Examples from Asia Pacific Experience; H. Wan, Jr. 5. Production Sharing in East Asia: Who Does... more...
- World Bank Publications 2014; US$ 29.99
The Municipal Finance Handbook aims to help local government practitioners, particularly staff of medium and large cities, improve strategic management of municipal finances. The demands for pragmatic knowledge are fueled in part by decentralization and fiscal pressures, as transfer of responsibilities from central to local governments are not often... more...
- BenBella Books, Inc. 2015; US$ 24.95
The most exciting high-tech startups are escaping the expensive and inbred environment of Silicon Valley. Welcome to the future. Entrepreneurs know they must embrace innovation to excel—starting with where they locate their new venture. Fortunately, budding companies seeking fertile ground have more options today than ever before. Screw the Valley... more...
- Nordic Academic Press 2014; US$ 39.99
The seemingly perennial Eurozone crisis has been front-page news for several years now, but some aspects do not make the media coverage. In Crisis and Migration attention is geared away from the crisis as a protracted but acute phenomenon that will eventually come to pass. Instead, the contributors pose the possibility that the crisis may be a symptom... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00
After a long period of suburbanisation, cities have been in vogue again since the 1980s. But why are people prepared to spend far more money on a small house in the city than on a large house in the countryside - and why doesn't this apply to all cities? This book shows that the appeal of the city in the 21st century is not only determined by the... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00
The Global Urban Competitiveness Report - 2013 is an empirical study and evaluation of the sustainable competitiveness of 500 cities around the world from regional, national and other perspectives. This one-of-a-kind resource draws on a wealth of data sources, all of which are described and assessed, and involve urban economics, geography, urban studies,... more...