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Entrepreneurial cities

public services at the grassroots

by Malick Gaye

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Published by ENDA in Dakar .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- Africa.,
    • Municipal services -- Africa.,
    • Municipal government -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMalick Gaye ; foreword by David Satterthwaite.
      SeriesAfrican environment. Occasional papers,, no 184-185, African environment., no. 184-185.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT148.A2 G39 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination164 p. :
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL744248M
      ISBN 109291300152
      LC Control Number97137023
      OCLC/WorldCa35722086

      Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gaye, Malick. Entrepreneurial cities. Dakar: ENDA, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.   The Most Entrepreneurial Cities in America Inc.'s ranking of metropolitan regions by job growth, business starts, and proportion of high-growth companies.

      This book: Offers practical advice for entrepreneurs, community builders, government officials, and other stakeholders who want to harness the power of entrepreneurship in their city Describes the core components of startup communities and entrepreneurial ecosystems, as well as an explanation of the differences between these two related, but. In considering how entrepreneurial cities can acquire coherence as collective social forces, we might start with political structures and city politicians. In this context, for example, Clarke and Gaile ( 13) note that entrepreneurial strategies are more likely in U.S. cities with strong mayoral leadership (and, for similar arguments about.

      Both of these measures are correlated with urban success, suggesting that more entrepreneurial cities are more successful. There is considerable variation in the self-employment rate across metropolitan areas, but about one-half of this heterogeneity can be explained by demographic and industrial variation.   Through this important collection by some of the leading analysts of consumption, cities and space Consuming the Entrepreneurial City offers a cutting edge analysis of the ways in which cities are developing and the implications this has for their future. It is essential reading for students of Urban Studies, Geography, Sociology, Cultural.


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