Urban economics

    Higher Education and Silicon Valley: Connected but Conflicted

    By W. Richard Scott

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    It focuses on the ways in which various types of colleges have endeavored-and often failed-to meet the demands of a vibrant economy and concludes with a discussion of current policy recommendations, suggestions for improvements and reforms at the state level, and a proposal to develop a regional body to better...

    Dragons In Diamond Village: Tales of Resistance from Urbanizing China

    By David Bandurski

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    Maker City

    By Dale Dougherty

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    Reconstructing Urban Economics

    By Franklin Obeng-Odoom

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    A substantial and much-needed contribution to urban economics, providing both a critique of the mainstream and a compass for alternatives.

    Introducing Property Valuation

    By Michael Blackledge

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    This new edition of bestselling textbook Introducing Property Valuation provides students with a comprehensive introduction to the concepts and methods of valuing real estate, helping them to progress successfully from basic principles to a more sophisticated understanding. Taking a practically oriented rather than purely theoretical approach, the textbook equips readers...

    Community Management of Urban Open Spaces in Developing Economies

    By Bharati Mohapatra

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    Dr. Bharati Mohapatra examines the social, functional, physical and emotional aspects of neighborhood Open Space and the attitude of people for community participation in managing the Open Space, as well as development of a framework for community participation by integrating the social, psychological and spatial attributes.

    From Steel to Slots

    By Chloe E. Taft

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    Bethlehem PA was synonymous with steel. But after the factories closed, the city bet its future on casino gambling. Chloe Taft describes a city struggling to make sense of the ways global capitalism transforms jobs, landscapes, and identities. While residents often have few cards to play, the shape economic progress...

    Devolution and the UK Economy

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    An informed, insightful and intelligent analysis of the economic impact of decentralization brought about by constitutional devolution.


    By Phillip G. Payne

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    Payne's book will help students recognize the telltale signs of bubbles and busts, so that they may become savvier consumers and investors.

    Inclusive Urban Planning: State of the Urban Poor Report 2013

    By Government of India, Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation

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    Paperback £26.21

    "Supported by UK Aid from the Department for International Development under the Support to National Policies for Urban Poverty Reduction SNPUPR Project."

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