TitleService industries and Asia-Pacific cities : new development trajectories / edited by P.W. Daniels, K.C. Ho and T.A. Hutton
Imprint London : Routledge, 2005
Descript xix, 332 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


Service industries and Asia-Pacific cities : introduction and overview -- Services, globalization and the Asia-Pacific region -- Services and urban development in the Asia-Pacific Region -- The social geography of the service economy in global cities -- Service industries and occupational change -- The bazaar and the normal : informalization and tertiarization in urban Asia -- Localizing international business services investment : the advertising industry in Southeast Asia -- Producer services and industrial linkages in the Hong Kong-Pearl River Delta region -- Hong Kongs changing role as a global city : the perspective of Japanese electronic MNCs -- Assembling the global schoolhouse in Pacific Asia : the case of Singapore -- Air cargo services, global production networks and competitive advantage in Asian city-regions -- Understanding mega city-region development : a case study of Melbourne -- Service industries and development trajectories in the Seattle metropolitan region -- Service industries and transformation of city-regions in globalizing China : new testing ground for theoretical reconstruction -- IT service industries and the transformation of Seoul

Service industries -- East Asia Service industries -- Southeast Asia Service industries -- Pacific Area Urbanization -- East Asia Urbanization -- Southeast Asia Urbanization -- Pacific Area

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