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Cities and the creative class

Author: Richard Florida
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2005.
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In this book, Florida outlines how certain cities succeed in attracting members of the 'creative class' - people who work in information-age economic sectors and in industries driven by innovation  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Florida
ISBN: 041594886X 9780415948869 0415948878 9780415948876
OCLC Number: 56463931
Description: 208 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Cities and the creative class --
Competing in the age of talent --
The economic geography of talent --
Bohemia and economic geography --
Technology and tolerance / with Gary Gates --
The university town : leveraging talent, not technology --
Rebuilding lower Manhattan for the creative age.
Responsibility: Richard Florida.
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"Florida and others are changing the American urban agenda. This is a guidebook to the new knowledge-based economy. He mines the best available research to lay out powerful new policy options. No Read more...

 
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