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Florida, Richard L.

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Works: 160 works in 406 publications in 4 languages and 13,833 library holdings
Genres: History  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Editor, Interviewee
Classifications: HD53, 305.5
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Publications about Richard L Florida
Publications by Richard L Florida
Most widely held works by Richard L Florida
The rise of the creative class : and how it's transforming work, leisure, community and everyday life by Richard L Florida( Book )
38 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2,900 libraries worldwide
"Millions of Americans are beginning to work and live the way creative people like artists and scientists always have - and as a result our values and tastes, our personal relationships, our choices of where to live, and even our sense and use of time, are changing. Leading the shift are the nearly 38 million Americans in many diverse fields who create for a living - the Creative Class. The first person to name this revolution was renowned urban studies theorist Richard Florida." "In The Rise of the Creative Class, Florida chronicles the ongoing sea change in people's choices and attitudes and describes a society in which the creative ethos in increasingly dominant. With updated city rankings and a new preface, this is the national bestseller that swept the country and showed how the very future of our cities depends on a new economic class."--Publisher description
Who's your city? : how the creative economy is making where to live the most important decision of your life by Richard L Florida( Book )
35 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,740 libraries worldwide
Globalization is not flattening the world; in fact, place is increasingly relevant to the global economy and our individual lives. Who's Your City? offers the first available city rankings by life-stage, rating the best places for singles, families, and empty-nesters to reside.--From amazon.com
Industrializing knowledge university-industry linkages in Japan and the United States by Lewis M Branscomb( file )
11 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,627 libraries worldwide
There is intense public interest in the role of universities as a source of science-based innovations. To increase our undertsanding of this role, this book compares the economic effects of university research in the United States and Japan -countries similar in economic and technological capabilities but different in culture, tradition and institutional structure. Incorporating historical, sociological and industrial perspectives, the book discusses both the mechanics of university-industry interactions and how policies encouraging such interactions can address regional and national needs
The flight of the creative class : the new global competition for talent by Richard L Florida( Book )
23 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,311 libraries worldwide
For the first time, the United States is in danger of losing its most crucial economic advantage--its status as the world's greatest talent magnet, argues economist Florida. Where America was once the first destination for foreign students and the last stop for scientists, engineers, artists and entrepreneurs wishing to engage in the most robust and creative economy on the planet, it has now become only one place among many where cutting-edge innovation occurs. Burgeoning global technology hotspots, from Sydney, Shanghai, and Amsterdam to Dublin, Bangalore, and Toronto; the outsourcing of ingenuity; rising intolerance; a faltering education system; cities torn by inequality; disconnected political leadership--all point to the looming creativity crisis that is causing the decline of American economic might. But if the United States can discover solutions to address these problems, it will once again lead the pack. If only the rest of the world doesn't discover those solutions first
Locating global advantage industry dynamics in the international economy by Martin Kenney( file )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
What are the forces that are driving firms and industries to globalize their operations? This volume explores how specific industries have organized their global operations through case studies of seven manufacturing industries including: garments and textiles, televisions and personal computers
The great reset : how new ways of living and working drive post-crash prosperity by Richard L Florida( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 794 libraries worldwide
"From the author of the bestseller The Rise of the Creative Class, a book that frames the economic meltdown of 2008-09 not as a crisis but as an opportunity to "reset," and, in doing so, paints a fascinating picture of what our economy, society, and geography will look like--of how we will work and live--in the future"--Provided by publisher
Beyond mass production : the Japanese system and its transfer to the U.S. by Martin Kenney( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Cities and the creative class by Richard L Florida( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 637 libraries worldwide
Richard Florida outlines how certain cities succeed in attracting members of the 'creative class' - the key economic growth asset - and argues that, in order to prosper, cities must harness this creative potential
The breakthrough illusion : corporate America's failure to move from innovation to mass production by Richard L Florida( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 609 libraries worldwide
The rise of the creative class, revisited by Richard L Florida( Book )
17 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 550 libraries worldwide
Argues that the social changes of the past few decades have occurred by choice rather than involuntarily, citing the rise of a new creative social class that derives its identity and values from its roles as purveyors of creativity and finds its basis inthe economy
Housing and the new financial markets ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
The great reset : how the post-crash economy will change the way we live and work by Richard L Florida( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
"From the author of the bestseller The Rise of the Creative Class, a book that frames the economic meltdown of 2008-09 not as a crisis but as an opportunity to "reset," and, in doing so, paints a fascinating picture of what our economy, society, and geography will look like--of how we will work and live--in the future"--Provided by publisher
Talent, technology and tolerance in Canadian regional development by Richard L Florida( file )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
This article examines the factors that shape economic development in Canadian regions. It employs path analysis and structural equation models to isolate the effects of technology, human capital and/or the creative class, universities, the diversity of service industries and openness to immigrants, minorities and gay and lesbian populations on regional income. It also examines the effects of several broad occupations groups - business and finance, management, science, arts and culture, education, and healthcare -- on regional income. The findings indicate that both human capital and the creative class have a direct effect on regional income. Openness and tolerance also have a significant effect on regional development in Canada. Openness toward the gay and lesbian population has a direct effect on both human capital and the creative class, while tolerance toward immigrants and visible minorities is directly associated with higher regional incomes. The university has a relatively weak effect on regional incomes and on technology as well. Management, business and finance, and science occupations have a sizeable effect on regional income; arts and culture occupations have a significant effect on technology; health and education occupations have no effect on regional income
The flight of the creative class : why America is losing the competition for talent-- and what we can do to win prosperity back by Richard L Florida( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Danish and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Addresses current trends in high-value jobs leaving the United States, demonstrating why investment in technology and a civic culture of tolerance are vital to attracting and maintaining a valuable, competitive workforce
Reset : wie wir anders leben, arbeiten und eine neue Ära des Wohlstands begründen werden by Richard L Florida( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 39 libraries worldwide
HauptbeschreibungVom Autor des internationalen Bestsellers The Rise of the Creative ClassDie Kreativen sind der Wirtschaftsmotor der Zukunft. Sie sind der Rohstoff, auf den die neue Wirtschaftsordnung nach der Krise setzen muss. Für allgemeinen, dauerhaften Wohlstand müssen wir jetzt handeln und das kreative Potenzial unserer Gesellschaft aktivieren.€Biographische InformationenRichard Florida, Jahrgang 1957, ist ein bedeutender US-amerikanischer Ökonom und international bekannter Intellektueller. Als der weltweit einflussreichste Experte in Sachen Wirtschaftsgeografie ist er ein gefragter
The creative compact an economic and social agenda for the creative age by Richard L Florida( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Disconnect why our politics is so out of touch and what it means for our future by Richard L Florida( file )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Beyond spillovers the effects of creative density on innovation by Brian B Knudsen( file )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Creativity and prosperity the global creativity index ( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
The economic crisis has challenged popular conceptions of economic growth, both in terms of what it is and how to measure it. While engendering growth and bolstering competitiveness remain high on the agenda, immediate attention has shifted to creating jobs, lifting wages, addressing inequality, and fostering long-term, sustainable prosperity. This new edition of the Global Creativity Index (GCI), which we first introduced in 2004, provides a powerful lens through which to assess these issues. The GCI assesses the prospects for sustainable prosperity across 82 nations according to a combination of underlying economic, social, and cultural factors that we refer to as the 3 Ts of economic development--Technology, Talent, and Tolerance. It also compares the GCI to a series of other metrics of competitiveness and prosperity--from conventional measures of economic growth to alternative measures of economic equality, human development, and happiness and well-being
Emergent cities micro-foundations of Zipf's law by Robert Axtell( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Florida, Richard.
Florida, Richard 1957-
Florida, Richard L.
Richard L. Florida
Флорида, Ричард
フロリダ, リチャード
Languages
English (207)
French (5)
German (4)
Danish (1)
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