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Competitiveness and growth in Brazilian cities : local policies and actions for innovation

Author: Ming Zhang; World Bank.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : World Bank, 2010.
Series: World Bank e-Library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The book contributes to answering the questions raised by mayors, governors, and federal government officials in Brazil: 'What can cities do to improve economic performance and create jobs?' The question is approached through a review of theories and policy options for city competitiveness, preliminary benchmarking of Brazilian cities. The book concludes that to become and stay competitive, cities need to strive to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Competitiveness and growth in Brazilian cities.
Washington, D.C. : World Bank, 2010
(DLC) 2009052113
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ming Zhang; World Bank.
ISBN: 9780821381588 082138158X 0821381571 9780821381571 6612450738 9786612450730 1282450735 9781282450738
OCLC Number: 649902815
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 200 pages) : illustrations
Series Title: World Bank e-Library.
Responsibility: Ming Zhang, editor.

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What can cities do to improve economic performance and create jobs? The question is approached through a review of theories and policy options for city competitiveness, preliminary benchmarking of  Read more...

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