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Knowledge and the City: Concepts, Applications and Trends of Knowledge-Based Urban Development
     

Knowledge and the City: Concepts, Applications and Trends of Knowledge-Based Urban Development

by Francisco Javier Carrillo, Tan Yigitcanlar, Blanca Garcia, Antti Lonnqvist
 

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This book underlines the growing importance of knowledge for the competitiveness of cities and their regions. Examining the role of knowledge - in its economic, socio-cultural, spatial and institutional forms - for urban and regional development, identifying the preconditions for innovative use of urban and regional knowledge assets and resources, and developing

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This book underlines the growing importance of knowledge for the competitiveness of cities and their regions. Examining the role of knowledge - in its economic, socio-cultural, spatial and institutional forms - for urban and regional development, identifying the preconditions for innovative use of urban and regional knowledge assets and resources, and developing new methods to evaluate the performance and potential of knowledge-based urban and regional development, the book provides an in-depth and comprehensive understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of knowledge-based development and its implications and prospects for cities and regions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415722124
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/18/2014
Series:
Routledge Studies in Human Geography Series , #52
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

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Meet the Author

Francisco Javier Carrillo is Professor of Knowledge Management at Tecnológico de Monterrey, México.

Tan Yigitcanlar is Associate Professor of Urban Planning and Development at Queensland University of Technology, Australia.

Blanca García is Senior Lecturer of Development Policy Administration at El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, México.

Antti Lönnqvist is the Dean of School of Management at University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland.

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