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Cities, regions and competitiveness

Cities, regions and competitiveness

second report from the Working Group of Government Departments.

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Published by Office of the Deputy Prime Minister in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsGreat Britain. Office of the Deputy Prime Minister., Great Britain. Office of the Deputy Prime Minister. Working Group on Cities, Regions and Competitiveness., Great Britain. Department of Trade and Industry., Great Britain. Treasury., Regional Development Agencies., Great Britain. Department of Transport., Core Cities Working Group.
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Pagination25p. ;
Number of Pages25
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Open LibraryOL15526003M

During the past 25 years the burden of managing economic policy for competitiveness has devolved to cities and to urban regions. National governments have increasingly been focused on staving off fiscal collapse. Mayors and local administrations h.   This important book considers the factors that influence and shape the competitive performance of regions. This is not just an issue of academic interest and debate, but also of increasing policy deliberation and action. However, as the readings in this book make clear, the very idea of regional competitiveness is itself complex and : Taylor And Francis.

  Global Place Branding Campaigns across Cities, Regions, and Nations provides international insights into marketing strategies and techniques being employed to promote global tourism, competitiveness, and exploration. Featuring case studies and emergent research on place branding, as well as issues and challenges faced by destinations around the. But broaden the perspective a little wider and you begin to see the possibilities: Think of cities, regions, even entire nations, in addition to the public sector. If intangibles and intellectual capital are important to the private sector, they are also important to the productivity and competitiveness of .

By the year , megaregions will contain two-thirds of the U.S. population. Given the projected growth of the U.S. population and the accompanying geographic changes, this forward-looking book argues that U.S. planners and policymakers must examine and implement the megaregion as a . Competitive and Uncompetitive Regions in Transition Economies: The Case of the Visegrad Post-Socialist Countries Imre Lengyel PART V URBAN REGIONS AND CITY COMPETITIVENESS Urban Sustainable Competitiveness: A Comparative Analysis of Cities Around The World Pengfei Ni and Yufei Wang Competition and Cooperation in the Hong Kong.


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