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Product Description: Neoclassical economics, the intellectual bedrock of modern capitalism, faces growing criticisms, as many of its key assumptions and policy prescriptions are systematically challenged. Yet, there remains one field of economics where these limitations continue virtually unchallenged: the study of cities and regions in built-environment economics...read more

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9781783606603 | Zed Books, August 15, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Neoclassical economics, the intellectual bedrock of modern capitalism, faces growing criticisms, as many of its key assumptions and policy prescriptions are systematically challenged.

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9781783606597 | Reprint edition (Zed Books, August 15, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In Reconstructing Urban Economics, Franklin Obeng-Odoom challenges the neoclassical economic approach to the study of the inner workings of urban environments.

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Product Description: This book shows the necessity of measuring the incidence-basis indirect economic effects of public investments. The essential argument can be traced back to H. Mohring versus J. Tinbergen, the conclusions of one contradicting those of the other...read more

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9784431552239 | Springer Verlag, June 7, 2016, cover price $179.00 | About this edition: This book shows the necessity of measuring the incidence-basis indirect economic effects of public investments.

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9783658126414, titled "Was Ist Eine Smart City?: Betriebswirtschaftliche Zugänge Aus Wissenschaft Und Praxis" | Gabler, May 31, 2016, cover price $29.99

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Product Description: This brief explores two of the main challenges of spatial network data analysis: the many connected components in the spatial network and the many candidates that have to be processed. Within this book, these challenges are conceptualized, well-defined problems are explored, and critical techniques are discussed...read more

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9783319396200 | Springer-Verlag New York Inc, August 29, 2016, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This brief explores two of the main challenges of spatial network data analysis: the many connected components in the spatial network and the many candidates that have to be processed.

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Product Description: This timely volume explores the emerging concept of the economics of creative industries. Professor Potts has selected key papers authored by leading scholars in the field which cover the evolution and development of this new area of study...read more

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9781785361500 | Edward Elgar Pub, July 27, 2016, cover price $470.00 | About this edition: This timely volume explores the emerging concept of the economics of creative industries.

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Product Description: This book clarifies the mechanisms of economic globalization in changing industries’ locations and shows how industries’ locations have changed through those mechanisms. First, the book deals with the retailing industry. Introducing the concept of a contact price into the market area analysis, it is shown in Part I that retailers’ market areas and prices are changed in different ways by a reduction of transportation costs...read more

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9789811005237 | Springer Verlag, March 23, 2016, cover price $89.99 | About this edition: This book clarifies the mechanisms of economic globalization in changing industries’ locations and shows how industries’ locations have changed through those mechanisms.

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Product Description: This book provides a contemporary regional science perspective on population change, and its socio-economic consequences, in the Asia–Pacific region. The authors, experts in the field of population studies, provide unique viewpoints from the perspective of regional science, drawing together many different disciplines with the common focus on understanding how regional dynamics impacts on today’s globalized world...read more
By Matthew Roskruge (editor)

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9789811002298 | Springer Verlag, November 7, 2016, cover price $119.00 | About this edition: This book provides a contemporary regional science perspective on population change, and its socio-economic consequences, in the Asia–Pacific region.

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9783319274140 | Springer-Verlag New York Inc, November 8, 2016, cover price $99.00

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Product Description: The new EU Cohesion Policy is one of the largest integrated development policies in the Western world, and one of the largest of such programmes anywhere in the world. The reforms to the EU Cohesion Policy contain many different elements each of which interlink in order to provide a cohesive overall framework...read more
By Attila Varga (editor)

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9781138686090 | Routledge, July 22, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: The new EU Cohesion Policy is one of the largest integrated development policies in the Western world, and one of the largest of such programmes anywhere in the world.

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Product Description: This book discusses that disasters, whether natural or man-made, are essentially a human phenomenon. When a city becomes gridlocked and its resources depleted, the collective resilience of those who remain on the ground becomes critical to its immediate survival and recovery...read more

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9783319306391 | Springer Verlag, March 10, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: This book discusses that disasters, whether natural or man-made, are essentially a human phenomenon.

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Product Description: In the last quarter century, a new form of iconic architecture has appeared throughout the world's major cities. Typically designed by globe-trotting "starchitects" or by a few large transnational architectural firms, these projects are almost always funded by the private sector in the service of private interests...read more

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9780190464189 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 2, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In the last quarter century, a new form of iconic architecture has appeared throughout the world's major cities.

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Product Description: Ireland underwent a dramatic economic and social transformation from the 1990s onwards, earning it the title the "Celtic Tiger". Rapid economic growth was accompanied by substantial in-migration. However in the later 2000s Ireland is also experiencing a severe economic recession...read more
By Padraig Carmody (editor)

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9781138973336 | Reprint edition (Routledge, June 30, 2016), cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Ireland underwent a dramatic economic and social transformation from the 1990s onwards, earning it the title the "Celtic Tiger".

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Product Description: This book investigates the ways in which city regions view themselves as single entities, how they are governed, what is meant by ‘governance’, why the question of city-regional governance matters, and the extent to which the balance between internal and external factors is important for finding governance solutions...read more

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9780415489386 | Routledge, December 20, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This book investigates the ways in which city regions view themselves as single entities, how they are governed, what is meant by ‘governance’, why the question of city-regional governance matters, and the extent to which the balance between internal and external factors is important for finding governance solutions.

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9781138686946 | Routledge, June 29, 2016, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This book investigates the ways in which city regions view themselves as single entities, how they are governed, what is meant by ‘governance’, why the question of city-regional governance matters, and the extent to which the balance between internal and external factors is important for finding governance solutions.

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Product Description: This book, which resulted from an intensive discourse between experts from several disciplines – complexity theorists, cognitive scientists, philosophers, urban planners and urban designers, as well as a zoologist and a physiologist – addresses various issues regarding cities...read more
By Egbert Stolk (editor)

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9783319326511 | Springer Verlag, June 14, 2016, cover price $169.00 | About this edition: This book, which resulted from an intensive discourse between experts from several disciplines – complexity theorists, cognitive scientists, philosophers, urban planners and urban designers, as well as a zoologist and a physiologist – addresses various issues regarding cities.

Product Description: This book outlines the core concept of the theory of mixed oligopoly and presents recent results that have arisen in a mixed oligopolistic market. The wave of privatization since the 1980s has taken the development of the theory of mixed oligopoly in several directions...read more
By Minoru Kunizaki (editor)

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9784431556329 | Springer Verlag, November 17, 2016, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: This book outlines the core concept of the theory of mixed oligopoly and presents recent results that have arisen in a mixed oligopolistic market.

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9781137446091 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 23, 2016, cover price $115.00

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9781349685776 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 14, 2016, cover price $115.00

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Product Description: This volume provides visionary approaches within the multi-disciplines engaged with informal settlements covering three main themes; ‘Innovative Policies and Strategies to Informal Urbanism’; ‘Production, Operation and the Life-World of Urban Space’ and finally ‘The Dynamics of Informal Settlements’...read more
By Asmaa Ibrahim (editor)

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9783319299464 | Springer Verlag, June 5, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This volume provides visionary approaches within the multi-disciplines engaged with informal settlements covering three main themes; ‘Innovative Policies and Strategies to Informal Urbanism’; ‘Production, Operation and the Life-World of Urban Space’ and finally ‘The Dynamics of Informal Settlements’.

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Product Description: This book focuses on spatial planning – an important determinant of energy saving and renewable energy supply. Revealing the key driving forces for spatial development supporting the shift towards energy efficiency and renewable energy supplies, it shows the importance of integrated spatial and energy planning approaches for a timely and sustainable change of energy systems, thus supporting policies of climate protection...read more

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9783319318684 | Springer Verlag, April 8, 2016, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This book focuses on spatial planning – an important determinant of energy saving and renewable energy supply.

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Product Description: The purpose of this book is to discuss the relationship between information and distribution, with special reference to the role of the merchant in a market economy under conditions of risk and uncertainty. By working with simple models of the market economy and conducting a sequence of comparative analyses, the authors shed new light on an important yet rather neglected area in economics...read more

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9789811001000 | Springer Verlag, December 20, 2016, cover price $119.00 | About this edition: The purpose of this book is to discuss the relationship between information and distribution, with special reference to the role of the merchant in a market economy under conditions of risk and uncertainty.

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Product Description: The Manhattan skyline is one of the great wonders of the modern world. But how and why did it form? Much has been written about the city's architecture and its general history, but little work has explored the economic forces that created the skyline...read more

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9780199344369 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 9, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The Manhattan skyline is one of the great wonders of the modern world.

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