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  • Restructuring in the Service Industriesby Gavin Poynter

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Restructuring in the Service Industries: Management Reform and Workplace Relations in the UK Service Sector. An examination of the complex process of transformation in work organization, technology and labour and product markets that has occurred. The analysis moves between a broad appreciation of structural developments within the economies of the... more...

  • Mega-event Cities: Urban Legacies of Global Sports Eventsby Valerie Viehoff; Gavin Poynter

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Mega-events represent an important moment in the life of a city, providing a useful lens through which we may analyse their cultural, social, political and economic development. In the wake of the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC’s) concerns about ’gigantism’ and wider public concerns about rising costs, it was imperative in the C21st to demonstrate... more...

  • London After Recessionby Iain MacRury; Gavin Poynter

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The City has long been the main generator of London's wealth and, needless to say, the impact of the Economic Crisis in the recent years on the City has greatly affected the wider urban and surrounding region, not to say country as a whole. This book examines the impact of the recession and discusses London's future trajectory as an entrepreneurial... more...

  • Olympic Cities: 2012 and the Remaking of Londonby Iain MacRury; Gavin Poynter

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Drawing upon historical, cultural, economic and socio-demographic perspectives, this book examines the role of a sporting mega-event in promoting urban regeneration and social renewal. Comparing cities that have or will be hosting the event, it explores the political economy of the games and the changing role of the state in creating post-industrial... more...

  • The London Olympics and Urban Developmentby Gavin Poynter; Valerie Viehoff; Yang Li

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    As London sought to use the Olympics to achieve an ambitious programme of urban renewal in the relatively socially deprived East London it attracted global attention and sparked debate. This book provides an in-depth study of the transformation of East London as a result of the 2012 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games. Government and event organisers... more...

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