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The Dynamics of Economic Space: The Dynamics of Economic Space


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Economies, Institutions and Territories Dissecting Nexuses in a Changing World

Economies, Institutions and Territories: Dissecting Nexuses in a Changing World

1st Edition

Forthcoming

Edited By Luca Storti, Giulia Urso, Neil Reid
August 19, 2022

Presenting multidisciplinary and global insights, this book explores the nexus between economies, institutions, and territories and how global phenomena have local consequences. It examines how original and innovative economic related processes embed themselves in societies at the local level; how...

Excessive Inequality and Socio-Economic Progress

Excessive Inequality and Socio-Economic Progress

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By Ona Gražina Rakauskienė, Dalia Štreimikienė, Lina Volodzkienė
July 07, 2022

The growing inequality in the global economy across the planet is reaching unprecedented levels. This book seeks to develop frameworks for the assessment of excessive inequality and its impact on social-economic progress and sustainable development. It begins by summarizing the theoretical ...

Rural-Urban Linkages for Sustainable Development

Rural-Urban Linkages for Sustainable Development

1st Edition

Edited By Armin Kratzer, Jutta Kister
April 29, 2022

This book critically examines different forms of urban-rural links for sustainable development in different countries. As intertwined processes of globalization, digitalization, environmental challenges and the search for sustainable development continue, rural and urban areas around the world ...

Agritourism, Wine Tourism, and Craft Beer Tourism Local Responses to Peripherality Through Tourism Niches

Agritourism, Wine Tourism, and Craft Beer Tourism: Local Responses to Peripherality Through Tourism Niches

1st Edition

Edited By Maria Giulia Pezzi, Alessandra Faggian, Neil Reid
February 01, 2022

This book delves into the development opportunities for peripheral areas explored through the emerging practices of agritourism, wine tourism, and craft beer tourism. It celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit of people living in peri-urban regions. Peripheral areas tend to be far from urban hubs, ...

Social Protection and Informal Workers in Sub-Saharan Africa Lived Realities and Associational Experiences from Tanzania and Kenya

Social Protection and Informal Workers in Sub-Saharan Africa: Lived Realities and Associational Experiences from Tanzania and Kenya

1st Edition

Edited By Lone Riisgaard, Winnie V. Mitullah, Nina Torm
November 25, 2021

The promotion of social protection in Sub-Saharan Africa happens in a context where informal labour markets constitute the norm, and where most workers live uncertain livelihoods with very limited access to official social protection. The dominant social protection agenda and the associated ...

Culture, Creativity and Economy Collaborative Practices, Value Creation and Spaces of Creativity

Culture, Creativity and Economy: Collaborative Practices, Value Creation and Spaces of Creativity

1st Edition

Edited By Brian J. Hracs, Taylor Brydges, Tina Haisch, Atle Hauge, Johan Jansson, Jenny Sjoholm
August 02, 2021

This book nuances our understanding of the contemporary creative economy by engaging with a set of three key tensions which emerged over the course of eight European Colloquiums on Culture, Creativity and Economy (CCE): 1) the tension between individual and collaborative creative practices, 2) the ...

Beyond Free Market Social Inclusion and Globalization

Beyond Free Market: Social Inclusion and Globalization

1st Edition

Edited By Fayyaz Baqir, Sanni Yaya
May 19, 2021

This book explores the causes and consequences of market failure in bridging societal differences to create a shared economy. It questions the current world order and evaluates socio-economic gains in reference to the social origins of the economic agents. With a need to counterbalance economic ...

Better Spending for Localizing Global Sustainable Development Goals Examples from the Field

Better Spending for Localizing Global Sustainable Development Goals: Examples from the Field

1st Edition

Edited By Fayyaz Baqir, Nipa Banerjee, Sanni Yaya
October 18, 2019

This book centers around an intense debate among donors, policymakers, development practitioners, and academics on the efficacy of aid in eradicating poverty while promoting human development. It seeks to fill the gap in present literature by presenting stories of better spending through ...

Towards Coastal Resilience and Sustainability

Towards Coastal Resilience and Sustainability

1st Edition

Edited By C. Patrick Heidkamp, John Morrissey
August 06, 2018

Coastal zones represent a frontline in the battle for sustainability, as coastal communities face unprecedented economic challenges. Coastal ecosystems are subject to overuse, loss of resilience and increased vulnerability. This book aims to interrogate the multi- scalar complexities in creating a ...

Economic Development in Rural Areas Functional and Multifunctional Approaches

Economic Development in Rural Areas: Functional and Multifunctional Approaches

1st Edition

By Peter Dannenberg, Elmar Kulke
February 12, 2018

Analysing the ongoing changes and dynamics in rural development from a functional perspective through a series of case studies from the global north and south, this volume deepens our understanding of the importance of new functional and multifunctional approaches in policy, practice and theory. In...

Understanding Innovation in Emerging Economic Spaces Global and Local Actors, Networks and Embeddedness

Understanding Innovation in Emerging Economic Spaces: Global and Local Actors, Networks and Embeddedness

1st Edition

By Grzegorz Micek
February 05, 2018

A small number of countries, regions, cities, and localities are powerful gatekeepers and generate the bulk of creative and innovative ideas, while the majority is largely excluded. This book looks at neglected, but emerging innovation centres analysed from various spatial and organizational ...

Knowledge-Based Services, Internationalization and Regional Development

Knowledge-Based Services, Internationalization and Regional Development

1st Edition

By Peter Daniels, James W. Harrington
March 29, 2017

The acquisition and management of information is central to the operation and marketing of many service-providing firms and other organizations. Their varied knowledge requirements influence approaches to organizational structure, relationships to other organizations, the location of operations, ...

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