Creative Urban Regions: Harnessing Urban Technologies to Support Knowledge City Initiatives

Author(s): 
Tan Yigitcanlar
Publication Date: 
January, 2008

In a knowledge economy urban form and functions are primarily shaped by global market forces rather than urban planning. As the role of knowledge in wealth creation becomes a critical issue in cities, urban administrations and planners need to discover new approaches to harness the considerable op- portunities of abstract production for a global order.

Editorial Team: 
Tan Yigitcanlar, Queensland University of Technology, Australia, Koray Velibeyoglu, Izmir Institute of Technology, Turkey, and Scott Baum, Griffth University, Australia
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