Urban Economics Products

  • Socio-Economic Segregation in European Capital Cities

    East meets West, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tiit Tammaru, Szymon Marcińczak, Maarten van Ham, Sako Musterd

    Growing inequalities in Europe are a major challenge threatening the sustainability of urban communities and the competiveness of European cities. While the levels of socio-economic segregation in European cities are still modest compared to some parts of the world, the poor are increasingly…

    Hardback – 2015-08-13
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Urban and Regional Development Trajectories in Contemporary Capitalism

    1st Edition

    By Flavia Martinelli, Frank Moulaert, Andreas Novy

    This book re-evaluates a rich scientific heritage of space- and history-sensitive development theories and produces an integrated methodology for the comparative analysis of urban and regional trajectories within a globalized world. The main argument put forward is that current mainstream analyses…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Asian and Pacific Cities

    Development Patterns, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Shirley, Carol Neill

    The cities of Asia and the Pacific are at the epicentre of development in what is arguably, the most populous, culturally distinctive, and economically powerful region in the world. 16 major cities such as Tokyo, Shanghai, Manila, Jakarta, Bangkok, Singapore, Auckland, Kuala Lumpur and Santiago,…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies

  • Urban Economics

    1st Edition

    By John M. Hartwick

    This textbook offers a rigorous, calculus based presentation of the complexities of urban economics, which is suitable for students who are new to the subject. It focuses on structural details and explains the elements that make cities such highly productive entities, and also explores explores the…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23
    Routledge

  • Critical Reflections on Regional Competitiveness

    Theory, Policy, Practice, 1st Edition

    By Gillian Bristow

    Since the early 1990s, governments and development agencies have become increasingly preoccupied with the pursuit of regional competitiveness. However, there is considerable confusion around what exactly regional competitiveness means, how it might be achieved, whether and how it can be measured,…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07
    Routledge

  • The Globalization of Advertising

    Agencies, Cities and Spaces of Creativity, 1st Edition

    By James R. Faulconbridge, Peter Taylor

    The role of advertising in everyday life and as a major employer in post-industrial economies is intimately bound up with processes of contemporary globalization. At centre of the advertising industry are the global advertising agencies which have an important role in developing global brands both…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07
    Routledge

  • Explorations in Urban and Regional Dynamics

    A case study in complexity science, 1st Edition

    By Joel Dearden, Alan Wilson

    The task of modelling the evolution of cities – the dynamics – is one of the major challenges of the social sciences. This book presents mathematical and computer models of urban and regional dynamics and shows how advances in computer visualisation provide new insights. Models of non-linear…

    Hardback – 2015-04-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Managing the City Economy

    Challenges and Strategies in Developing Countries, 1st Edition

    By Le-Yin Zhang

    In a world increasingly organised as networks of cities, this book offers the first full-length treatment of the subject of managing the city economy. It explores key challenges and strategies, particularly in developing countries, where developmental deficits are greatest and almost all urban…

    Paperback – 2015-03-19
    Routledge

  • Creative Industries and Urban Development

    Creative Cities in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Terry Flew

    The concept of creative industries has developed considerable academic and policy momentum in the 21st century. There has been a connection identified between the rise of creative industries and the urbanisation of the world’s population, particularly in relation to the significance of cities as…

    Paperback – 2014-12-24
    Routledge

  • International Approaches to Real Estate Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Graham Squires, Erwin Heurkens

    An international approach to the study and teaching of real estate is increasingly important in today’s global market. With chapters covering numerous countries and every continent, International Approaches to Real Estate Development introduces real estate development theory and practice to…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12
    Routledge

  • The Economics of Urban Property Markets

    An Institutional Economics Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Paschalis A. Arvanitidis

    This book examines the relationship between the property market and urban economy. The stimulus for this work was provided by the seemingly ever-accelerating process of urban economic change and the noticeable failure of existing studies to adequately explore the pivotal role that the property…

    Hardback – 2014-07-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the European Economy

  • Real Estate Concepts

    A Handbook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ernie Jowsey

    The essential reference tool for all real estate, property, planning and construction students. Real Estate Concepts provides built environment students with an easy to use guide to the essential concepts they need to understand in order to succeed in their university courses and future…

    Paperback – 2014-07-08
    Routledge

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