Urban Economics Products

  • Urban Competitiveness in Developing Economies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Karl Kresl, Winnie V. Mitullah, Jaime Sobrino, Isela Orihuela

    Plenty has been written on the competitiveness of megacities, capital cities and regional hubs. Cities in developing countries have not yet received the same attention – this book fills that gap. An international team of expert academics have come together to present a comprehensive study of the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-20 
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • The University as Urban Anchor

    1st Edition

    By David Perry

    The University as Urban Anchor investigates the role of the academy in the city—not just its educational contributions, but also the political, economic, and social development of the urban experience. Urban higher educational institutions provide a surprisingly significant range of contributions…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Public Service Provision and Urban Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Kirby, Paul Knox, Steven Pinch

    Originally published in 1984. The authors of this study address a number of major themes related to the analysis of public services: the role of public choice theory, the importance of professors and organisations, the value of neo-Marxist theories and the importance of space. These issues are…

    Paperback – 2019-04-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Studies

  • Urban Problems in Western Europe

    An Economic Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Paul C. Cheshire, Dennis G. Hay

    This major study, first published in 1989, examines Western Europe’s urban problems in unprecedented breadth and depth. It is a synthesis of research which had three main aims: to establish an informed view of the state of urban Europe in the most systematic and consistent way possible; to…

    Paperback – 2019-04-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Studies

  • International Housing Market Experience and Implications for China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca L. H. Chiu, Zhi Liu, Bertrand Renaud

    China’s ever-expanding housing market is presenting challenges for policy makers, planners, business people and citizens, not only in Chinese cities, but across the global housing market. With soaring prices and a significant compromise on quality, those who need housing are facing financial…

    Hardback – 2019-03-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in International Real Estate

  • Cities, Change, and Conflict

    A Political Economy of Urban Life, 5th Edition

    By Nancy Kleniewski, Alexander R. Thomas

    Cities, Change and Conflict was one of the first texts to embrace the perspective of political economy as its main explanatory framework, and then complement it with the rich contributions found in the human ecology perspective. Although its primary focus is on North American cities, the book…

    Paperback – 2019-03-04 
    Routledge

  • New Master-Planned Cities, Islam, and Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Moser

    This book explores the diverse ways in which Islam as a religious philosophy currently shapes urban planning ideas. Focusing on cities in Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, and Southeast Asia, chapters revealing the vitality and variety of Muslim societies in their engagement with the design of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Neo-liberal Housing Policy

    An International Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Keith Jacobs

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Mediterranean Migration and the Labour Markets

    Policies for Growth and Social Development in the Mediterranean Area, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eugenia Ferragina, Salvatore Capasso

    This book is focused on the relevant issues within the framework of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership. The depth and the extension of the current political crisis in the area have changed the perspectives within which Euro-Mediterranean integration policy has been conceived and implemented. The…

    Hardback – 2019-02-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Labour Economics

  • American Urban Politics in a Global Age

    8th Edition

    Edited by Paul Kantor, Dennis R Judd, Annika Hinze, James Smith

    Bringing together a selection of readings that represent some of the most important trends and topics in urban scholarship today, American Urban Politics in a Global Age provides historical context and contemporary commentaries on the economy, politics, culture and identity of American cities. The…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Economics and Property

    4th Edition

    By Danny Myers

    Economics and Property provides a clear and easy-to-read introduction to any property economics module in a degree leading to a profession in real estate, surveying, construction and other related built environment fields. It focuses on the core principles to provide the economic background…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Residential Real Estate

    Urban & Regional Economic Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Anupam Nanda

    Residential Real Estate introduces readers to the economic fundamentals and emerging issues in housing markets. The book investigates housing market issues within local, regional, national and international contexts in order to provide students with an understanding of the economic principles that…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

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