xvi, 246 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Dynamics of economic space.
Formatted Contents Note
Services and development in the Asia-Pacific : introduction and overview / Peter W. Daniels & J.W. Harrington Change on the agglomeration of service firms in a metropolitan area : a case study of graphic design firms in Melbourne, 1981-2001 / Peter Elliott & Kevin O'onnor Development of the 'third form' of car-making producer services industry in Shanghai, China and its locational factors / Yufang Shen Metropolitan cites as the innovation centres of knowledge-intensive business services : the case of Seoul in Korea / Ji-Sun Choi Locational patterns of information technology services in Japan / Noburu Hayashi State, market and the growth of service industries in metropolitan Guangzhou / Fiona F. Yang & George C.S. Lin SIA and Singapore : competition, changes in organization and technologies and the impacts on economic development / Shuang Yann Wong Integrating foreign-owned firms into global value chains : a case study of the Window Korea Project in China / Shuguang Liu & Guogang Ren Transformation of an industry stimulated by local economic growth policy : the case of the SHOCHU (liquor) industry in Japan / Atsuhiko Takeuchi, Hideo Mori & Koshi Hachikubo Reluctant state, decentralized markets and underdeveloped communities : the construction of the futures trading industry in Taiwan / Pin-Hsien Chen & Jinn-Yuh Hsu Networked governance for global economic participation : the case of New Zealand's largest service city / Steffen Wetztein Lowering the professional frontier : a service market in development in Ahmedabad, India / Harald Bekkers.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.