Urban and Regional Studies

  1. Add to Wish List The Economics of Regional Clusters

    The Economics of Regional Clusters

    Edited by Uwe Blien, Gunther Maier
    This important book takes a critical view on regional industry clusters, in particular their identification and formation, and the policies which help create and support them.
    Hardback (2008)

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  2. Add to Wish List North American Freight Transportation

    North American Freight Transportation

    Mary R. Brooks
    Heightened awareness of North America’s vulnerability to terrorism in the aftermath of 9/11 has precipitated a crisis for transport suppliers and cargo owners, one that jeopardizes economic prosperity. Mary Brooks examines one industry s...
    Hardback (2008)

    List price $134.00

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  3. Add to Wish List International Migration and Economic Development

    International Migration and Economic Development

    Robert E.B. Lucas
    This accessible and topical book offers invaluable insights to policy makers in both industrialized and developing countries as well as to scholars and researchers of economics, development, international relations and to specialists in ...
    Paperback (2008)

    List price $71.00

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    Hardback (2005)

    List price $175.00

    Member price $157.50

  4. Add to Wish List Port Privatisation

    Port Privatisation

    Edited by James Reveley, Malcolm Tull
    The transformation of public ports into commercially orientated and profitable entities is occurring apace in the Asia-Pacific region. This timely book is the first to take a regional perspective on port reform and port privatisation. A ...
    Hardback (2008)

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  5. Add to Wish List Managing Cities in Developing Countries

    Managing Cities in Developing Countries

    Meine Pieter van Dijk
    Urban management is a relatively new topic, which has gained increasing importance due to a rise in urbanization and a wave of decentralization programs in recent decades. This innovative book is the first systematic treatment of the cri...
    Paperback (2008)

    List price $62.00

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    Hardback (2006)

    List price $130.00

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  6. Add to Wish List Economic Integration and Spatial Location of Firms and Industries

    Economic Integration and Spatial Location of Firms and Industries

    Edited by Miroslav N. Jovanović
    Progress in technology and moves towards a liberal economic policy have caused a number of economic activities to become highly mobile. This raises important questions regarding the future location of economic activity: where will firms ...
    Hardback (2008)

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  7. Add to Wish List Entrepreneurship, Industrial Location and Economic Growth

    Entrepreneurship, Industrial Location and Economic Growth

    Edited by Jopep M. Arauzo-Carod, Miguel C. Manjón-Antolín
    This book examines the interrelations between entrepreneurship, industrial location and economic growth. Thus, it covers a wide range of topics, including: the economic impact of entrepreneurship; industry dynamics; growth and survival o...
    Hardback (2008)

    List price $178.00

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  8. Add to Wish List The Management and Measurement of Infrastructure

    The Management and Measurement of Infrastructure

    Edited by Charlie Karlsson, William P. Anderson, Borje Johansson, Kiyoshi Kobayashi
    The changing face of infrastructure facilities management worldwide is characterised by high demand for investments in renewal and maintenance, governmental budget constraints and innovations in information systems. The authors highlight...
    Hardback (2007)

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  9. Add to Wish List The Politics and Economics of Regional Transfers

    The Politics and Economics of Regional Transfers

    Fabio Padovano
    Which programmes of income redistribution across jurisdictions are likely to be chosen in democratic countries and why? How does the degree of government centralization affect these choices? How does redistribution of income across regio...
    Hardback (2007)

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  10. Add to Wish List Agglomeration, Technology and Business Groups

    Agglomeration, Technology and Business Groups

    Giulio Cainelli, Donato Iacobucci
    Agglomeration, Technology and Business Groups critically reviews the reasons for the creation of business groups and examines their main characteristics. It also explores the way in which structural variables influence their internal org...
    Hardback (2007)

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  11. Add to Wish List The Dynamics of Chinese Regional Development

    The Dynamics of Chinese Regional Development

    Jane Golley
    This book surveys the competing, or sometimes complementary, roles of the state and the market in shaping China’s pattern of regional development during the Communist era.
    Hardback (2007)

    List price $127.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Institutions and Sustainable Transport

    Institutions and Sustainable Transport

    Edited by Piet Rietveld, Roger R. Stough
    This unique book examines the role of institutions in transport regulation within a sustainability and comparative Trans-Atlantic framework.
    Hardback (2007)

    List price $159.00

    Member price $143.10

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