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Mellander, Charlotta

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Works: 16 works in 39 publications in 3 languages and 565 library holdings
Roles: Editor
Classifications: HT166, 307.76
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Handbook of creative cities by David E Andersson( Book )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Polish and held by 131 libraries worldwide
With the publication of The Rise of the Creative Class by Richard Florida in 2002, the 'creative city' became the new hot topic among urban policymakers, planners and economists. Florida has developed one of three path-breaking theories about the relationship between creative individuals and urban environments. The economist A ... ke E. Andersson and the psychologist Dean Simonton are the other members of this 'creative troika'. In the Handbook of Creative Cities, Florida, Andersson and Simonton appear in the same volume for the first time. The expert contributors in this timely Handbook extend
The creative class goes global by Charlotta Mellander( file )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
The whole landscape of research in urban studies was revolutionized by the publication of Richard Florida's The Rise of the Creative Class in 2002, and his subsequent book entitled The Flight of the Creative Class has helped to maintain a decade-long explosion of interest in the field. While these two books examine the creative class in the context of the United States, research has emerged which investigates the creative class worldwide.This book brings together detailed studies of the creative class in cities across the globe, examining the impact of the creative
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 creative class or human capital? explaining regional development in Sweden by Charlotta Mellander( file )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Inside the black box of regional development human capital, the creative class and tolerance by Richard L Florida( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
There goes the neighbourhood how and why Bohemians, artists and gays affect regional housing values by Richard L Florida( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
What you do, not who you work for a comparison of the occupational and industry structures of the United States, Canada and Sweden by Karen King( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
While there has been increased interest in the role of occupations, little has been done from a methodological and empirical approach to find out exactly how occupational analysis plays out on the ground in real places and how the study of the relationships among occupations across industries can further illuminate national and regional economic performance. This descriptive research enhances the understanding of the relationships among industries and occupations. These relationships are analyzed and compared at both national (United States, Canada, Sweden) and sample regional (Boston, Toronto, Stockholm) levels. We uncovered significant differences in occupation mix between North American and Swedish industries. While the United States and Canada rely more heavily on service class occupations, which typically pay much lower wages, Sweden has transformed its reliance on low-wage service workers by increasing its creative employment across the entire economy (knowledge, service, and goods producing industry sectors). However, this transition has resulted in a much smaller knowledge industry than is found in both the United States and Canada, which could mean that Sweden has optimized for the short-term but with long-term consequences
Creative China? the university, human capital and the creative class in Chinese regional development by Richard L Florida( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
The rise of the mega-region by Richard L Florida( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Music clusters a preliminary analysis by Richard L Florida( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
The creative city and the creative class by Richard L Florida( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The geography of homelessness by Richard L Florida( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Night-time light data : a good proxy measure for economic activity? by Charlotta Mellander( file )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Research has suggested that night-time light (NTL) can be used as a proxy for a number of variables, including urbanization, density, and economic growth. But, just how close is the relationship between NTL and economic activity? This paper uses a combination of correlation analysis and geographically weighted regressions in order to examine the relationship between the two. We use fine-grained geo-coded micro-data for Swedish establishments and individuals, and match it with both radiance and saturated light emissions. We find that the correlation between NTL and economic activity is strong enough to make it a relatively good proxy for population and establishment density, but the correlation is weaker in relation to wages. In general, we find a stronger relation between light and density values, than with light and total values. We also find a closer connection between radiance light and economic activity, than with saturated light. Further, we find the link between light and economic activity, especially estimated by wages, to be slightly overestimated in large urban areas, and underestimated in rural areas
The wealth of urban regions : On the location of creative individuals and firms by Charlotta Mellander( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Ekonomi, attraktivitet och stadsutveckling by Charlotta Mellander( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Swedish and held by 1 library worldwide
Skånes kreativa kapacitet : talang, tolerans och den kreativa klassen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Swedish and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Charlotta Mellander, 1971-
Languages
English (36)
Swedish (2)
Polish (1)
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