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  • Cities and the Urban Land Premiumby Henri L.F. de Groot; Gerard Marlet; Coen Teulings; Wouter Vermeulen

    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...

  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Global Economyby Charlie Karlsson; Urban Gråsjö; Sofia Wixe

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00

    Innovation and entrepreneurship are the prime drivers in the global economy. This scholarly book identifies some of the key forces behind innovation and entrepreneurship at the same time as it closes the gap between science and technology R&D, innovation, entrepreneurship, productivity growth, and internationalization. The expert contributions explore... more...

  • Report on Development of Beijing, Tianjin, and Hebei Province (2013)by Kui Wen; Erjuan Zhu

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015; US$ 74.00

    This book mainly focuses on the status, trends and countermeasures of carrying capacity in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei metropolitan region. It presents the results a comprehensive survey and systematic research on the carrying capacity of this region and its mega-cities, conducted in the hope of providing decision-making support for the governments of... more...

  • The Global Urban Competitiveness Report – 2013by Pengfei Ni; Peter Karl Kresl; Wei Liu

    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...

  • Negotiating Effectivelyby Kevin Davey

    Oak Tree Press 2011; US$ 7.50

    Negotiations are part of our every day lives, whether we like it or not. Every day, we are required to negotiate either personally or professionally. This ebook explains the five stages of negotiation to help you in future negotiations. more...

  • Japan and Asiaby Shinichi Ichimura

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2015; US$ 133.00 US$ 121.03

    The book is a precious reference book for development economics or the political economy of development in Asia or anywhere else. Unlike other books, first, it deals with all the East Asian countries, including Japan and other Asian countries. Second, it offers some empirical research findings based on surveys conducted by the author's group.... more...

  • The New Urban Leadersby Joyce A. Ladner

    Brookings Institution Press 2004; US$ 24.99

    Some of today's best urban leaders don't work for the governmentthey can be found in nonprofit organizations that serve the working class and poor populations. Based on interviews conducted in major cities including Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, San Francisco, Washington D.C., and New York, this study focuses on exceptional leaders who have developed... more...

  • Resilience and Opportunityby Amy Liu; Roland V. Anglin; Richard M. Mizelle; Allison Plyer

    Brookings Institution Press 2011; US$ 22.99

    Hurricanes Katrina and Rita devastated the Gulf Coast in 2005. Commentary and analysis typically focused on what went wrong in the post-disaster emergency response. This forward-looking book, however, presents a more cautiously optimistic view about the region's ability to bounce back after multiple disasters. Catastrophes come in different formshurricanes,... more...

  • Regaining the Dreamby Roberto G. Quercia; Allison Freeman; Janneke Ratcliffe

    Brookings Institution Press 2011; US$ 19.99

    Millions of Americans have lost their homes since the start of the recession initiated by the financial crisis of 200809. But is the dream of homeownership for America's working families obsolete, an aspiration from a bygone era? Regaining the Dream rejects that notion and proposes a way to strengthen the financial system while simultaneously... more...

  • The Metropolitan Revolutionby Bruce Katz; Jennifer Bradley

    Brookings Institution Press 2013; US$ 21.99

    Across the US, cities and metropolitan areas are facing huge economic and competitive challenges that Washington won't, or can't, solve.  The good news is that networks of metropolitan leaders mayors, business and labor leaders, educators, and philanthropists are stepping up and powering the nation forward. These state and local leaders are doing... more...