The Cosmo-Creative Society: Logistical Networks in a Dynamic Economy

The Cosmo-Creative Society: Logistical Networks in a Dynamic Economy

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ISBN-13: 9783642784620
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date: 01/22/2012
Series: Advances in Spatial and Network Economics
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1993
Pages: 296
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

1. Logistical Dynamics, Creativity and Infrastructure.- I. Cosmo-Creativity in the Knowledge Society.- 2. Economic Structure of the 21st Century.- 3. The Creative Person.- 4. Synergetics as a Theory of Creativity and Its Planning.- 5. High Technology Worker Mobility.- II. Logistical Network and Chaotic Dynamics.- 6. Some Consequences of ‘Recurrence and Expansion’: What Can We Learn about Logistical Networks from Chaos?.- 7. The Complexity of Economic Decisions — Anticipatory Human Behavior.- 8. Incomplete Information and Logistical Network Equilibria.- III. Network Dynamics with Cosmo-Creativity.- 9. Entrepreneurship in the New Technological Regime.- 10. Network Cities versus Central Place Cities: Building a Cosmo-Creative Constellation.- 11. Economic Evolution and Urban Infrastructure Dynamics.- IV. Infrastructure for the Cosmo-Creative Society.- 12. Information Technology and Urban Spatial Structure.- 13. Impacts of Developments in Telecommunication Systems on Travel Demand and the Location of Office Firms.- 14. Spatial Equilibria of Knowledge Production with ‘ M ?? ting- Facilities’.- 15. Dynamic Change of Urban Housing Stock, Construction and Demolition.- 16. Optimal Regional Investment Control Using Hallmark Events.- V. Planning and Policy Perspectives.- 17. Creative Renaissance of the Osaka Bay Area — Towards a Cosmo-Creative Region in the 21st Century.- List of Contributors.

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