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The global urban competitiveness report - 2013

Author: Pengfei Ni; Peter Karl Kresl; Wei Liu; Zhongguo she hui ke xue yuan.
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015.
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The Global Urban Competitiveness Report - 2013 is an empirical study and evaluation of the sustainable competitiveness of 500 cities around the world from regional, national and other perspectives.


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ni, Pengfei.
Global urban competitiveness report - 2013.
Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, 2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pengfei Ni; Peter Karl Kresl; Wei Liu; Zhongguo she hui ke xue yuan.
ISBN: 1782548033 9781782548034
OCLC Number: 914255724
Notes: Published in association with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: ContentsPART I GENERAL ANALYSIS1. Conceptual Framework and Analytical Methods Pengfei Ni, Xiaolan Yang and Peter Karl Kresl2. Global Urban Sustainable Competitiveness Index Wei Liu, Mian Li, Jie Yang and Shaokun Wei3. Global Urban Sustainable Competitiveness: A Comprehensive Analysis Jie Wei and Pengfei Ni4. Global Urban Sustainable Competitiveness: A Regional AnalysisJie Yang and Kai Liu5. Global Urban Sustainable Competitiveness and Urban GDP Per CapitaAnquan Zhang6. Global Urban Sustainable Competitiveness and Urban Population Size Chao Li7. Global Urban Sustainable Competitiveness: Characteristics of Functional Centers Qingbin LiPART II SPECIALIZED ANALYSIS8. The Specialized Differences: One Key Vector in Urban Competitiveness Saskia Sassen9. Social and Technological Innovations in the Competitiveness of CitiesBanji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka10. Green Cities: Examples of Governing for Green Growth from OECD Countries Lamia Kamal-Chaoui, Margo Cointreau and Xiao Wang11. Institutions and Urban Competitiveness - a Doing Business Perspective Doing Business Group in the World Bank12. The Challenge of World City Network Pattern Changes on the World City Network Analysis Peter J. Taylor13. Population Aging and Urban CompetitivenessPeter Karl Kresl14. Driving Factors of Urban Prosperity: An Empirical Analysis of Global CitiesPengfei Ni15. Patterns of the Global Cities: Present and Future Pengfei NiPART III INDEX REPORT16. The State of Sustainable Competitiveness of 500 CitiesGlobal Urban Competitiveness Assessment TeamIndex
Responsibility: edited by Pengfei Ni, Peter Karl Kresl, and Wei Liu.


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