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Forthcoming Urban Economics Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Creative Industries and Urban Development

    Creative Cities in the 21st Century

    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...

    To Be Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Place-making and Urban Development

    New challenges for contemporary planning and design

    By Pier Carlo Palermo, Davide Ponzini

    Series: Regions and Cities

    The regeneration of critical urban areas through the redesign of public space with the intense involvement of local communities seems to be the central focus of place-making according to some widespread practices in academic and professional circles. Recently, new expertise maintains that...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The London Olympics and Urban Development

    The Mega-Event City

    Edited by Gavin Poynter, Valerie Viehoff

    Series: Regions and Cities

    This volume provides an in-depth study of the urban transformations that London has experienced before, during and after the Olympic and Paralympic Games held in the summer of 2012. The book draws upon new research conducted by academics and policy makers working in cities across the world. It...

    To Be Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Managing the City Economy

    Challenges and Strategies in Developing Countries

    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...

    To Be Published March 12th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Transport, Mobility, and the Production of Urban Space

    Edited by Julie Cidell, David Prytherch

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    The 21st-century urban experience is defined by flow, structured by the circulation of people, objects, and energy through and around transport systems. For decades, transportation spaces like the everyday street have been largely understood through the models of regional scientists or techniques...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Explorations in Urban and Regional Dynamics

    A case study in complexity science

    By Joel Dearden, Alan Wilson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

    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 nonlinear systems...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Urbanization in China

    Edited by Margaret Crawford, Marco Cenzatti, Jiong Wu

    Series: Critical Concepts in Urban Studies

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Real Estate, Construction and Economic Development In Emerging Market Economies

    Edited by Raymond Talinbe Abdulai, Franklin Obeng-Odoom, Edward Ochieng, Vida Maliene

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Real Estate

    This book examines the relationships between real estate and construction sectors and unlike any book before it, explores how each sector and the relationships between them affect economic development in emerging market economies (EMEs). Through 21 chapters, the international team of contributors...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Urban Economics

    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...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Critical Reflections on Regional Competitiveness

    Theory, Policy, Practice

    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,...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge