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Forthcoming Urban Economics Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. World City Network

    A global urban analysis, 2nd Edition

    By Peter J. Taylor, Ben Derudder

    With the advent of multinational corporations, the traditional urban service function has 'gone global'. In order to provide services to globalizing corporate clients, the offices of major financial and business service firms across the world have generated networks of work. It is the myriad of...

    To Be Published July 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The London Olympics and Urban Development

    The Mega-Event City

    Edited by Gavin Poynter, Valerie Viehoff, Yang Li

    Series: Regions and Cities

    As London sought to use the Olympics to achieve an ambitious programme of urban renewal in the relatively socially deprived East London it attracted global attention and sparked debate. This book provides an in-depth study of the transformation of East London as a result of the 2012 Summer Olympic...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Socio-Economic Segregation in European Capital Cities

    East meets West

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

    Series: Regions and Cities

    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...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Creative Milieux

    How Urban Design Nurtures Creative Clusters

    Edited by Quentin Stevens

    The so-called ‘creative industries’ are increasingly being presented as an important tool of urban regeneration and economic development. Until now, research on the clustering of such activities has been limited to economics, geography and urban policy. This book is the first to gather together...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Evolutionary Economic Geography

    Theoretical and Empirical Progress

    Edited by Dieter Kogler

    Series: Regions and Cities

    Economic geographers increasingly consider the significance of history in shaping the contemporary socio-economic landscape, and increasingly believe that experiences and competencies, acquired over time by individuals and entities in particular localities, to a large degree determine present...

    To Be Published October 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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

    Real Estate, Construction and Economic Development in Emerging Market Economies examines the relationships between real estate and construction sectors and explores how each sector, and the relationships between them, affect economic development in emerging market economies (EMEs). Throughout the...

    To Be Published November 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Regional Economics

    2nd Edition

    By Roberta Capello

    Series: Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

    The second edition of Regional Economics provides a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of regional economics. This fully revised edition includes key theoretical developments of the last ten years. Topics included span from the earliest location theories to the most recent regional growth...

    To Be Published November 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. 24 Hour Cities

    Real Investment Performance, Not Just Promises

    By Hugh Kelly

    For decades the commercial property industry literature has claimed that ‘24-hour’ cities yield investment performance superior to so-called ‘9-to-5’ cities. When first made, the claim was highly original and ran counter to the received wisdom that the future belonged to "the Edge City." Yet this...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Cities and the Knowledge Economy

    Promises, politics and possibilities

    By Tim May, Beth Perry

    Series: The Earthscan Science in Society Series

    This book provides an in-depth, interdisciplinary, international and comparative examination of the relationship between knowledge and urban development in the contemporary era. Through the lenses of promise, politics and possibility, it examines how different cities have sought to realize...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Global Garbage

    Urban Imaginaries of Waste, Excess, and Abandonment

    Edited by Christoph Lindner, Miriam Meissner

    Series: Routledge Research in Sustainable Urbanism

    Global Garbage examines the ways in which garbage, in its diverse forms, is being produced, managed, experienced, imagined, circulated, concealed, and aestheticized in contemporary urban environments and across different creative and cultural practices. The book explores the increasingly complex...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge