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  • Policy and Planning as Public Choice: Mass Transit in the United States book cover

    Policy and Planning as Public Choice

    Mass Transit in the United States, 1st Edition

    By David Lewis, Fred Laurence Williams

    First published in 1999, this book applies formal economic measures to the passenger and taxpayer benefits of public transit service in the United States under a public choice analytical framework. Approximately 400 local transit budgets have been renewed annually for more than 25 years. These…

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  • Regional Change in Industrializing Asia: Regional and Local Responses to Changing Competitiveness book cover

    Regional Change in Industrializing Asia

    Regional and Local Responses to Changing Competitiveness, 1st Edition

    By Leo van Grunsven

    First published in 1998 this boo responds to the dynamics of Industrializing Asia and the behavioural changes of actors which, in response to changing internal and external forces, have given rise to and are constantly giving rise to alterations in patterns of growth. From a geographical…

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  • Nordic Region-Building in a European Perspective book cover

    Nordic Region-Building in a European Perspective

    1st Edition

    By Harald Baldersheim, Krister Ståhlberg

    First published in 1999, this volume is a study of regional and local co-operation across national borders in Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden and also of regional co-operation out of the area - across the Baltic Sea, the North Sea and in the Barents region. The focus of the study is on processes…

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  • New Contributions to Transportation Analysis in Europe book cover

    New Contributions to Transportation Analysis in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michel Beuthe, Peter Nijkamp

    First published in 1999, this volume responded to the drastic fluctuations in policy changes within the European Union and explored the potential for the various transportation framework programmes financed by the European Commission. The contributors offer an array of recent advances in…

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  • Institutional Adjustment for Economic Growth: Small Scale Industries and Economic Transition in Asia and Africa book cover

    Institutional Adjustment for Economic Growth

    Small Scale Industries and Economic Transition in Asia and Africa, 1st Edition

    By Per Ronnas, Örjan Sjöberg, Maud Hemlin

    First published in 1998, this volume focuses on the special category of countries popularly referred to as ‘transition economies’ through an analysis of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) and their role in Asian economies, with a view to assessing whether they could or should provide a model…

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  • The Construction of Environmental News: A Study of Scottish Journalism book cover

    The Construction of Environmental News

    A Study of Scottish Journalism, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Campbell

    First published in 1999, this volume is drawn from a 1992-1996 study and seeks to explain the news process used to identify a newsworthy issue and its application to understanding the construction of environmental news. Drawing upon information retrieval and dissemination via journalists,…

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  • The Challenge of Environmental Management in Urban Areas book cover

    The Challenge of Environmental Management in Urban Areas

    1st Edition

    By Adrian Atkinson, Julio D. Dávila, Michael Mattingly

    First published in 1999, this volume features contributors specialising in urban planning and examines the challenges of environmental planning in urban areas, focusing on policy, management, organisation and policy. A collection of ground-breaking and thought-provoking papers, they are written by…

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  • The Competitive Advantage of Nations: The Case of Turkey: Assessing Porter's Framework for National Advantage book cover

    The Competitive Advantage of Nations: The Case of Turkey

    Assessing Porter's Framework for National Advantage, 1st Edition

    By Özlem Öz

    First published in 1999, this volume applies Professor Michael Porter’s diamond framework (1990) to the Turkish glass, construction, leather clothes, automobile and flat steel industries. Özlam Öz aims primarily to contribute towards an improvement of this framework, and thus towards a better…

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  • Thatcherism and Planning: The Case of Simplified Planning Zones book cover

    Thatcherism and Planning

    The Case of Simplified Planning Zones, 1st Edition

    By Philip M. Allmendinger

    First published in 1997, this volume explores how, seventeen years after the election of the first Thatcher government, it is clear that despite the attacks, land use planning has survived. Talk during the 1980s of the death of planning and a bonfire of controls seem in hindsight distant and…

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  • Swedish Social Democracy and European Integration: The People's Home on the Market book cover

    Swedish Social Democracy and European Integration

    The People's Home on the Market, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Aylott

    First published in 1999, this volume why Europe’s arguably most successful political party, the Swedish Social Democratic Party, become so divided over European integration. Why were its grass-roots so reluctant to embrace EU membership and why did a Social Democratic government decide to stand…

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  • Shock-shift in an Enlarged Europe: Geography of Socio-economic Change in East-central Europe After 1989 book cover

    Shock-shift in an Enlarged Europe

    Geography of Socio-economic Change in East-central Europe After 1989, 1st Edition

    Edited by F.W. Carter, W. Maik

    First published in 1999, this volume emerged in the wake of the collapse of the Soviet Union and focuses on a geographical analysis of problems associated with socio-economic changes taking place in East-Central Europe. The idea behind these contributions is to provide a confrontation of two…

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  • Road Freight and Privatisation: The Case of Egypt book cover

    Road Freight and Privatisation

    The Case of Egypt, 1st Edition

    By Nabil Abdel-Fattah, Richard Gray, Sharon Cullinane

    First published in 1999, this volume forms part of the Plymouth Studies in Contemporary Shipping series and focuses on Egyptian road freight privatisation. The series represents a unique collection of papers and edited texts from the leading maritime institute in Western Europe at the University of…

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