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Stadtentwicklungsprobleme der mittelosteuropäischen EU-Mitgliedstaaten

: Altrock, U.; Güntner, S.; Huning, S.; Peters, D. (Hrsg.): Zwischen Anpassung und Neuerfindung. Raumplanung und Stadtentwicklung in den Staaten der EU-Osterweiterung. Berlin, S. 125–140. Dimitrovska Andrews K. 2005 Nachhaltige Raumentwicklung in Slowenien: Zwischen globalen Trends und lokalen Stadtentwicklungsproblemen Altrock U. Güntner S. Huning S. Peters D. Zwischen Anpassung und Neuerfindung. Raumplanung und Stadtentwicklung in den Staaten der EU-Osterweiterung Berlin S.125 140 ECORYS (2005): Housing Sector Study in Central Eastern and South Eastern Europe. Studie

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Understanding Geographies of Polarization and Peripheralization: Perspectives from Central and Eastern Europe and Beyond

Lang Thilo ; Henn Sebastian ; Sgibnev Wladimir ; Ehrlich Kornelia (Hrsg.) ( 2015 ): Understanding Geographies of Polarization and Peripheralization: Perspectives from Central and Eastern Europe and Beyond Houndsmills, New York : Palgrave Macmillan . 9 Tab., 20 Abb., 4 Karten, 352 S. Lang, Thilo; Henn, Sebastian; Sgibnev, Wladimir; Ehrlich, Kornelia (Hrsg.) (2015): Understanding Geographies of Polarization and Peripheralization: Perspectives from Central and Eastern Europe and Beyond Houndsmills, New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 9 Tab., 20 Abb., 4

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Challenges to national urban policies in the Netherlands

that cities and regions play an important role in improving the investment and business location climate and the local and regional labour markets ( European Commission 2005 ). The Dutch central government has asked the Sociaal Economische Raad (Social and Economic Council of the Netherlands – SER) how to generate the greatest synergies between the various authorities and between the authorities and other partners so as to increase their involvement in achieving the Lisbon targets. In its advice the SER concentrates on anchoring the “Lisbon ownership” on the level of

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Peri-Urbanisation: Between Residential Preferences and Job Opportunities

? Basingstoke 143 163 Brueckner, J.K. (2000): Urban sprawl: Diagnosis and remedies. In: International Regional Science Review 23, 2, 160-171. 10.1177/016001700761012710 Brueckner J.K. 2000 Urban sprawl: Diagnosis and remedies International Regional Science Review 23 2 160 171 Brueckner, J.K.; Thisse, J.-F.; Zenou, Y. (1999): Why is central Paris rich and downtown Detroit poor? An amenity-based theory. In: European Economic Review 43, 1, 91-107. 10.1016/S0014-2921(98)00019-1 Brueckner J.K.; Thisse, J.-F.; Zenou, Y. 1999 Why is central Paris

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The Stress Relaxation Of Modified Bitumens

Barcelona . Carlson, D.D., Zhu, H. (1999). “Asphalt-Rubber an Anchor to Crumb Rubber Markets,” Third Joint UNCAD/IRSG Workshop on Rubber and the Environment, International Rubber Forum , Veracruz. European Standard (2007). “EN 12607-1 Bitumen and bituminous binders – Determination of the resistance to hardening under the influence of heat and air – Part 1: RTFOT method.” European Standard (2007). “EN 1426 Bitumen and bituminous binders – Determination of needle penetration.” European Standard (2007). “EN 1427 Bitumen and bituminous binders

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Economic convergence on different spatial levels: the conflict between cohesion and growth

developed more dynamically than most parts of the country ( European Communities 2004 ). The spatial concentration of economic development in a few national centres, however, is a dangerous threat for cohesion within economically lagging countries in their catching-up process: While regional disparities within the majority of highly developed Central European countries did not change significantly or even declined over the last years (especially in Germany and Italy the gaps diminished), the cohesion countries are confronted with growing inequalities: Figure 3 shows

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Planning for Cross-Border Territories: The Role Played by Spatial Information

between science and policy making, but also borders between the English and the French languages. For instance, the word “region” has different connotations in English and in French, where it is more specific and generally refers to the supra-local scale, as well in the domain of public policy and the academic world. See the definitions for "local" and "region", given by Levy/Lussault (2003 : 573, 777). This misunderstanding also exists in the area of cross border cooperation with regard to the notion of a Euro-region, which is viewed differently in Central Europe

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Metropolitan Regions as a Changing Policy Concept in a Comparative Perspective

updated spatial planning principles revealed shifts in the underlying constitutive logics of metropolitan regions, including the introduction of cross-border metropolitan regions ( MKRO 2014 : 10). Fig. 2 Spatial Planning Concept Growth and Innovation. Source: BBSR (2006) Table 2 shows the way in which terminology and central concepts in German metropolitan policies have undergone a change in recent decades from a negative to a positive framing. The introduction of European metropolitan regions marks a shift from a problem-oriented, analytical or

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Regional development and regional policy in the Netherlands: are there peripheral regions?

perspective is, however, also one of context and comparison. Surely in comparison to other European regions, the Northern Netherlands seem rather centrally located and performing comparatively well. The example of the Northern Netherlands shows that peripherality is also a matter of perception: while the Dutch Northern provinces may be peripheral from a national perspective, they feel more closely connected to other regions in North-East Europe due to a common cultural heritage. The international ambitions of the Northern Netherlands are, however, undoubtedly fuelled by

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