By David A. Wolfe,Meric S. Gertler
Even in a globalizing, knowledge-based economic climate, towns stay engines of development, innovation, and variety. more and more, also they are lively members within the construction of the social and political stipulations essential to create a thriving group. The Innovation, Creativity, and Governance in Canadian City-Regions sequence is a concentrated research of ways advancements on the neighborhood and nearby point have an effect on those 3 key determinants of destiny prosperity. Growing city Economies summarizes its conclusions in one quantity that provides an summary of the proof and its implications.
A wealthy and nuanced research of the interaction of social, political, and fiscal components in 13 Canadian city-regions, huge and small, this assortment integrates examine concentrating on innovation, creativity and talent-retention, and governance which will comprehend the designated event of every quarter. A beneficial cross-section of city-region improvement in a number of situations, Growing city Economies offers vital insights into the way neighborhood stipulations impact city economies round the world.
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Growing Urban Economies: Innovation, Creativity, and Governance in Canadian City-Regions by David A. Wolfe,Meric S. Gertler