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  1. Knowledge-Intensive Entrepreneurship and Innovation Systems

    Evidence from Europe

    Edited by Franco Malerba

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This book examines entrepreneurship from three interrelated perspectives. Firstly, it links entrepreneurship to innovation and to the generation, transformation and use of knowledge. Secondly, it inserts entrepreneurship in innovation systems of various types- national, sectoral and local. Thirdly,...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Economic Geography of Air Transportation

    Space, Time, and the Freedom of the Sky

    By John T. Bowen

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Like the railroad and the automobile, the airliner has changed the very geography of the societies it serves. Fundamentally, air transportation has helped redefine the scale of human geography by dramatically reducing the cost of distance, both in terms of time and money. The result is what the...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Eurasian Corridors of Interconnection

    From the South China to the Caspian Sea

    Edited by Susan M. Walcott, Corey Johnson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Geography

    Connectivity, as well as conflict, characterizes Eurasia. This edited volume explores dynamic geopolitical and geo-economic links reconfiguring spaces from the eastern edge of Europe through the western edge of Asia, seeking explanation beyond description. The ancient Silk Road tied together space,...

    Published November 1st 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Creative Class Goes Global

    Edited by Charlotta Mellander, Richard Florida, Bjørn T. Asheim, Meric Gertler

    Series: Regions and Cities

    The whole landscape of research in urban studies was revolutionized by the publication of Richard Florida’s The Rise of the Creative Class in 2002, and his subsequent book entitled The Flight of the Creative Class has helped to maintain a decade-long explosion of interest in the field. While these...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Women, Livestock Ownership and Markets

    Bridging the Gender Gap in Eastern and Southern Africa

    Edited by Jemimah Njuki, Pascal C. Sanginga

    This book provides empirical evidence from Kenya, Tanzania and Mozambique and from different production systems of the importance of livestock as an asset to women and their participation in livestock and livestock product markets. It explores the issues of intra-household income management and...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Emerging Industrial Structure of the Wider Europe

    Edited by F. McGowan, S. Radosevic, Nick Von Tunzelman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    The latest wave of European Union expansion has brought many central and Eastern European countries into the fold. Unlike previous enlargements however, the latest new members are also undergoing radical economic reform as they reintegrate into international economy.This book reviews the changing...

    Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Interpreting Rurality

    Multidisciplinary Approaches

    Edited by Gary Bosworth, Peter Somerville

    The British countryside is a national institution; most people aspire to live there, many people use it for leisure and recreation and we can all watch rural life played out on our television screen, read about it in novels or consume its imagery in art and cinematography. The aim of this book is...

    Published October 18th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Greening India's Growth

    Costs, Valuations and Trade-offs

    Edited by Muthukumara Mani

    India’s sustained and rapid economic growth offers an opportunity to lift millions out of poverty. But this may come at a steep cost to its environment and natural resources. This insightful book analyses India’s growth from an economic perspective and assesses whether India can grow...

    Published September 25th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Brazil Emerging

    Inequality and Emancipation

    Edited by Jan Nederveen Pieterse, Adalberto Cardoso

    Series: Routledge Studies in Emerging Societies

    This volume is a critical inquiry into the social project and socioeconomic realities of emerging Brazil, a country that faces profound changes. A team of acknowledged specialists on Brazil’s complex configuration addresses state policies, social dynamics and economic constraints and opportunities...

    Published September 24th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Manufacturing in the New Urban Economy

    By Willem van Winden, Leo van den Berg, Luis Carvalho, Erwin van Tuijl

    Series: Regions and Cities

    In large cities in developed countries, the share of manufacturing has declined drastically in the last decades and the share of service has grown as many manufacturing firms have closed or moved to lower-cost locations. The process of deindustrialization is often seen as part of the inevitable...

    Published September 23rd 2013 by Routledge