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The global city : New York, London, Tokyo / Saskia Sassen.
By: Sassen, Saskia.Material type: BookPublisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2001Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xxvi, 447 p. : 24 cm.ISBN: 0691070636 (pbk.); 9780691070636 (pbk.).Other title: Global city : New York, London, Tokyo [Other title].Subject(s): Financial services industry -- New York (State) -- New York | Financial services industry -- Japan -- Tokyo | Financial services industry -- England -- London | International finance | International economic relations | New York (N.Y.) -- Economic conditions | Tokyo (Japan) -- Economic conditions | London (England) -- Economic conditionsDDC classification: 332.042 SAS Online resources: Table of contents
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Reissue of the edition published in 1991.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Pt. 1. The Geography and Composition of Globalization
2. Dispersal and New Forms of Centralization
3. New Patterns in Foreign Direct Investment
4. Internationalization and Expansion of the Financial Industry
Pt. 2. The Economic Order of the Global City
5. The Producer Services
6. Global Cities: Postindustrial Production Sites
7. Elements of a Global Urban System: Networks and Hierarchies
Pt. 3. The Social Order of the Global City
8. Employment and Earnings
9. Economic Restructuring as Class and Spatial Polarization
10. A New Urban Regime?
App. A. Classification of Producer Services U.S., Japanese, and British SIC
App. B. Definitions of Urban Units: Tokyo, London, New York
App. C. Population of Selected Prefectures and Major Prefectural Cities
App. D. Tokyo's Land Market.
"This is a revised edition of the classic work that chronicles how New York, London, and Tokyo became command centers of the global economy and in the process underwent massive and parallel changes. Saskia Sassen has updated all the data in the book and thoroughly rewritten all of the chapters to engage with debates sparked by the first edition and reflect the trends in globalization that have occurred since the book came out in 1991. She has also added a new preface and a substantial new epilogue. This is a timely edition of a work that changed the way we think about cities in the global economy."--BOOK JACKET.