The Resource The Political Economy of City Branding

The Political Economy of City Branding

Label
The Political Economy of City Branding
Title
The Political Economy of City Branding
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Globalization affects urban communities in many ways. One of its manifestations is increased intercity competition, which compels cities to increase their attractiveness in terms of capital, entrepreneurship, information, expertise and consumption. This competition takes place in an asymmetric field, with cities trying to find the best possible ways of using their natural and created assets, the latter including a naturally evolving reputation or consciously developed competitive identity or brand. The Political Economy of City Branding discusses this phenomenon from the perspe
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 659.2/930776
  • 659.2930776
Index
no index present
LC call number
HT325 .A54 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy
Label
The Political Economy of City Branding
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 Challenges of globalization; 3 Global urban hierarchy and asymmetry; 4 Underlying dynamics: city attraction hypothesis; 5 Living in a branded world; 6 City branding as a strategic tool; 7 Economic profiles of post-industrial cities; 8 From win-win situation to creative class struggle; 9 New paradigm for urban management; 10 Conclusion; References; Index
Control code
ocn871224319
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (216 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415859455
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b3040664x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)871224319
  • ebl1135129827

Library Locations

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