Economic Geography Products

  • Creating Smart Cities

    Edited by Claudio Coletta, Liam Heaphy, Leighton Evans, Rob Kitchin

    In cities around the world, digital technologies are utilized to manage city services and infrastructures, govern urban life, solve urban issues, and to drive local and regional economies. While "smart city" advocates are keen to promote the benefits of smart urbanism – increased efficiency,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20 
    Regions and Cities

  • Service Provision and Rural Sustainability

    Infrastructure and Innovation

    Edited by Greg Halseth, Sean Markey, Laura Ryser

    This valuable book brings together cutting-edge insights and case studies to provide a comparative analysis of innovative models of service provision for remote, rural and small town areas. It explores the key debates surrounding the need for, and provision of, integrated service provision in ways…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning

  • Culture and Economy

    Contemporary Perspectives

    Edited by Ullrich Kockel

    This title was first published in 2002. For many regions, 'culture' is considered the only viable resource they have for economic development. Neo-liberalist economics has become the dominant paradigm across a wide range of cultural contexts, while the cultural contingency of this paradigm itself…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Cities and Dialogue

    The Public Life of Knowledge

    By Jamie O'Brien

    This book explores the role of dialogue in urban community formations, specifically focusing on the need for civic dialogue within urban spaces. It examines the relationships between people and place, analyzing how local narratives are constructed by community members and, in a contrasting manner,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • British Migration

    Globalisation, Transnational Identities and Multiculturalism

    Edited by Katie Walsh, Pauline Leonard

    For a long time British emigration has suffered from a seeming invisibility in academia, public perception and policy making. This edited collection brings together leading scholars to explore cutting edge research on British migrants in an international range of settings. This book explores the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Ecology, Capitalism and the New Agricultural Economy

    The Second Great Transformation

    Edited by Gilles Allaire, Benoit Daviron

    The book presents and applies French heterodox economics concepts to questions of agri-environmental governance in agrifood. The chapters focus on the development of products, markets, and social relations of production, consumption, and regulation. Specific attention is given to questions of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05 
    Critical Food Studies

  • Night-Time Economy Management

    International Research and Practice

    By Philip M. Hadfield

    Recent years have seen important progress in developing management strategies for the night-time economies (NTEs), involving cooperation across a wide range of agencies. Yet, at the same time, a culture of low expectations has emerged and an absence of ambition with regard to what the NTE can…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 

  • Regional Connection under the Belt and Road Initiative

    The Prospects for Economic and Financial Cooperation

    Edited by Fanny M. Cheung, Ying-yi Hong

    China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is intended to radically increase investment and integration along a series of land and maritime routes. As the initiative involves more than 100 countries or international organisations and huge amounts of infrastructure construction, cooperation between many…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge Studies on Asia in the World

  • Diversities of Innovation

    Edited by Ulrich Hilpert

    Innovation is often understood exclusively in terms of the economy, but, it is definitely a result of human labour and ingenuity, and of the relationship among individuals and social groups. Some societies and governmental structures are clearly more successful than others: they act in divergent…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Regions and Cities

  • Ports as Capitalist Spaces

    A Critical Analysis of Devolution and Development

    By Gordon Wilmsmeier, Jason Monios

    New developments in a post-Fordist economic environment have changed the source of port competitiveness from economies of scale based on basic production factors (capital, land, labour) to economies of scope based on advanced production (service) factors. The institutional setting in which ports…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Transport and Society

  • The Geography of Scientific Collaboration

    By Agnieszka Olechnicka, Adam Ploszaj, Dorota Celińska-Janowicz

    This book offers a complex analysis of the spatial aspects of scientific collaboration, addressing the topic at a number of levels: individual, organizational, urban, regional, national, and international. Spatial patterns of scientific collaboration are analysed along with their determinants and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • The Moral Economy of Water

    Equity and Sustainability in Social Evolution

    By Paul Trawick

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 

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