Governing Urban Economies

Author: Neil Bradford
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 1442626275
Size: 48.24 MB
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Featuring an inter-disciplinary group of established and up-and-coming scholars, this collection breaks new ground in the Canadian urban politics literature and will appeal to urbanists working in a range of national contexts.

Growing Urban Economies

Author: David A. Wolfe
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 1442629444
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Innovation, Creativity, and Governance in Canadian City-Regions David A. Wolfe
, Meric S. Gertler ... “The innovative advantage of US cities.” European ... In
Governing urban economies: Innovation and inclusion in Canadian city-regions,
ed.

Handbook On The Geographies Of Innovation

Author: Richard Shearmur
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1784710776
Size: 23.23 MB
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He co-edited with Allison Bramwell Governing Urban Economies: Innovation and
Inclusion in Canadian City-Regions (2014). ... Her current research focuses on
collaborative urban governance and the political economy of restructuring with
an emphasis ... His research interests include applications of geospatial
technologies for cultural research, creative industry geographies and cultural
asset mapping.

Innovating In Urban Economies

Author: David A. Wolfe
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 1442666978
Size: 27.77 MB
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This volume explores how the social dynamics that influence innovation and knowledge flows in Canadian city-regions contribute to transformation and long-term growth.

The Evolution Of Great World Cities

Author: Christopher Kennedy
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 1442642734
Size: 70.98 MB
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The Evolution of Great World Cities unfolds through the tales of several urban centres--including Venice, Amsterdam, London, and New York City--at key junctures in their histories.

The Social Sustainability Of Cities

Author: Mario Polèse
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 9780802083203
Size: 55.24 MB
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In this collection of original essays, case studies of ten cities (Montreal and Toronto in Canada, Miami and Baltimore in the United States, Geneva and Rotterdam in Europe, S-o Paulo and San Salvador in South America, and Nairobi and Cape ...

The Economics Of Uniqueness

Author: Guido Licciardi
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 0821397060
Size: 43.62 MB
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The knowledge disseminated through this book will help stakeholders involved in preparation, implementation, and supervision of development investments to better assess the values of cultural heritage assets and incorporate them in urban ...

Collaborative Governance Regimes

Author: Kirk Emerson
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 1626162549
Size: 60.70 MB
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This book draws on diverse literatures and uses rich case illustrations to inform scholars and practitioners about collaborative governance regimes and to provide guidance for designing, managing, and studying such endeavors in the future.

Foundations Of Governance

Author: Andrew Sancton
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 080209709X
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In Foundations of Governance, experts from each of Canada's provinces come together to assess the extent to which municipal governments have the capacity to act autonomously, purposefully, and collaboratively in the intergovernmental arena.

State Of The World S Cities 2008 2009

Author: Un-Habitat
Publisher: Earthscan
ISBN: 1844076954
Size: 31.11 MB
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Cities are facing enormous challenges, with rapidly growing urban populations, often worsening environmental conditions and deteriorating infrastructure, inequalities and housing shortages, unemployment, crime and violence.