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  • Leadership and Placeby Chris Collinge; John Gibney; Chris Mabey

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 140.00

    Despite the radical transformation of society associated with globalisation, shifting patterns of demography and the revolution in information and communication technologies over the last two decades, we remain profoundly attached to place in economic, social, cultural and emotional terms. The idea of sustainable place shaping has made its way to... more...

  • Old Industrial Cities Seeking New Road of Industrializationby Mark Wang; Zhiming Cheng; Pingyu Zhang

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2013; US$ 129.00

    This book aims to investigate how cities in China's rust belt restructure their urban industries and economies. Over the years, China's "economic miracle" has been mainly attributed to rapid development in its coastal region, where the majority of research into the country's development has originated from. Development in the... more...

  • Reforming a School System, Reviving a Cityby Gene I. Maeroff

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 32.00

    Can a bold investment in education turn around the economy of an entire city? Gene I. Maeroff, former national education correspondent for the New York Times , explores how the nonprofit group Say Yes to Education has instituted a network of reforms in Syracuse, New York, that aim to expand the city's the middle class by supporting its children. more...

  • Regional Problems and Policies in Latin Americaby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 229.00

    This book offers an overview of regional processes and trends in Latin America; surveys of seven individual countries and comparative analyses of common problems: migration, education, labor, poverty, decentralization, exports and foreign direct investment. more...

  • The Inevitable Cityby Scott Cowen; Betsy Seifter; Walter Isaacson

    St. Martin's Press 2014; US$ 17.99

    The incredible story of how New Orleans came back after Hurricane Katrina stronger than before, and how its success can be reproduced, from the man who spearheaded the efforts more...

  • Public Space in Urban Asiaby William S. W. Lim

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2013; US$ 75.00

    Over the past few decades, rapid urbanisation has threatened to erode public space, especially in emerging economies. Market forces that prioritise profit generation are allowed to construct venues of consumption in its place. Though their physical appearance may resemble traditional public space, in reality, they are greatly restrictive and diminished... more...

  • Interregional Input-Output Analysis of the Chinese Economyby Shinichi Ichimura; Hui-Jiong Wang

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2003; US$ 123.00

    This book presents pioneering work on an interregional input-output table of the Chinese economy and its applications to the analysis of interregional and interindustrial relations in China. It is the fruit of the authors' joint efforts of more than five years to establish a solid basis for the analysis of interregional relations in China, in... more...

  • Urban Economics and Urban Policyby P. C. Cheshire; M. Nathan; H. G. Overman

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    ‘Urban Economics and Urban Policy pulls together cutting-edge developments in urban and regional economics and draws out their implications for urban policy. This new urban economics goes beyond simple comparative advantage and cost competitiveness of cities, and beyond simple views of capital and labor. It develops a much more complex and realistic... more...

  • The Political Economy of Asian Regionalismby

    Springer Japan 2014; US$ 199.00

    This book contributes to the theoretical and empirical literature on Asian regionalism, with a focus on the innovations needed to reform the current institutional architecture in Asia. After reviewing the key issues and challenges related to the political economy of Asia?s economic cooperation and integration, the book discusses various aspects of... more...

  • Knowledge, Innovation and Spaceby C. Karlsson; B. Johansson; K. Kobayashi

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    The contributions in this volume extend our understanding about the different ways distance impacts the knowledge conversion process. Knowledge itself is a raw input into the innovation process which can then transform it into an economically useful output such as prototypes, patents, licences and new companies. New knowledge is often tacit and thus... more...