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Volume 38, issue 5, 2023

The impact of COVID-19 on UK community finance institutions – Implications for local economic development pp. 423-442 Downloads
PÃ¥l M Vik, Joanna Curtis and Karl T Dayson
Global connections from the second-tier: The trade performance of smaller southern US cities pp. 443-459 Downloads
Ronald V Kalafsky and William Graves
Prospects for municipal stewardship as a national policy: A scoping review and thematic synthesis pp. 460-483 Downloads
Micaela Mazzei, Gillian Murray and Danielle Hutcheon
Building an empirically grounded conceptual frame for business networking as a mechanism for pro-environmental business growth pp. 484-505 Downloads
Fred Paterson, Bruno Gallotta and Polina Baranova
Green hydrogen and linkage-based development in Antofagasta, Chile pp. 506-517 Downloads
Sören Scholvin

Volume 38, issue 4, 2023

Editorial: Sports, politics and legacy: Building back better? pp. 303-305 Downloads
Pascal Ricordel, Geoff Whittam and Nicholas Wise
New notions of soft power: Impact rhetoric in mega-event bid documents pp. 306-311 Downloads
Nicholas Wise and Jan Andre Lee Ludvigsen
Community and the voluntary sector in a pandemic: The significant role of a local football club pp. 312-326 Downloads
Alan McNiven and John Harris
Legacies and impacts of sports mega-events in Brazil: São Paulo as a host city for football matches pp. 327-346 Downloads
Fillipe Soares Romano, Roberto Paolo Vico and Ricardo Ricci Uvinha
Does culture have transformative power to make the Olympic Games sustainable? pp. 347-368 Downloads
Cécile Doustaly
Urban planning law in the face of the Olympic challenge: Between innovation and criticism of exceptional urban regeneration pp. 369-388 Downloads
Geneviève Zembri-Mary and Virginie Engrand-Linder
Public policies and governance of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games: Potential impacts on territorial development in north-east Paris pp. 389-404 Downloads
Alexia Gignon
The circular heritage model of Paris 2024 and its possible local legacy perspective pp. 405-417 Downloads
Pascal Ricordel
Book review: A research agenda for place branding edited by Dominic Medway, Gary Warnaby and John Byrom, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, England, 2021 pp. 418-419 Downloads
Nicholas Wise

Volume 38, issue 3, 2023

The impact of a rail network on socioeconomic inclusion: A ward-level analysis of Liverpool pp. 199-225 Downloads
Billy Southern
Policy ‘R&D’, capacity and advocacy in English Combined Authorities pp. 226-241 Downloads
Geoff Bates, Charles Larkin, Nick Pearce and Laura Smyth
Mapping complexity in deglobalisation: A typology of economic localisms from ‘hyper-localism’ to ‘strategic autonomy’ pp. 242-263 Downloads
Thomas SJ Smith
The potential importance of exploiting export markets for CO2 transport and storage services in realising the economic value of Scottish CCS pp. 264-281 Downloads
Karen Turner, Antonios Katris, Abdoul Karim Zanhouo, Christian Calvillo and Julia Race
Place-making in the Mersey Dee before and after Brexit and COVID-19 disruption: A typology of companies and their engagement with their localities and key actors pp. 282-299 Downloads
Paul Hildreth and Maria Hinfelaar

Volume 38, issue 2, 2023

Disneyland in Hong Kong: American image, glocally renowned pp. 95-99 Downloads
Lujain Bafagih and Nicholas Wise
Prospects for growth and prosperity in West Cumbria: Nuclear decommissioning and regional economic adjustment pp. 100-118 Downloads
Allen Scott
A regional analysis of the competitiveness of industries in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality, South Africa pp. 119-138 Downloads
Roan Jan Neethling, Ewert PJ Kleynhans and Precious Mncayi
Highway engineering and land use change in peri-urban Nairobi: Assessing inclusive development outcomes for host communities in the Northern Bypass corridor pp. 139-154 Downloads
Catherine W Gateri and K’Akumu Oa
Craft breweries and local place development – Perspectives from a Scandinavian context pp. 155-176 Downloads
Cecilia Dalborg, Wilhelm Skoglund, Anne Wally Ryan, Lovisa Högberg, Eivind Junker, Øystein Rennemo and Yvonne von Friedrichs
Creative industries spatial policy in the United Kingdom, 1995–present pp. 177-186 Downloads
Jon Swords and Rebecca Prescott
Gender and enterprise: The use of entrepreneurship support organisations by men and women pp. 187-196 Downloads
Colin Gilfillan and Andrew Jones

Volume 38, issue 1, 2023

Encountering weak signals: Economic development practitioners’ perceptions of remote work arrangements pp. 3-21 Downloads
Sarah Taghvai Soroui
Food bank practices, local development and the potential of community wealth building and universal basic services in the UK pp. 22-41 Downloads
Richard Philip Lee, Pamela Louise Graham, Emma Croft and Katie L Hackett
The persistence of hidden unemployment among incapacity claimants in large parts of Britain pp. 42-60 Downloads
Christina Beatty and Steve Fothergill
Coopetition outside the market economy: Oxfordshire’s community food initiatives as a case study pp. 61-79 Downloads
Emma Burnett
UK local government experience of COVID-19 Lockdown: Local responses to global challenges pp. 80-91 Downloads
Richard Machin

Volume 37, issue 8, 2022

Action on Poverty and Hardship in the English Potteries pp. 641-646 Downloads
Katy Goldstraw and Sarah Page
Taking sides: The role of universities in supporting community driven approaches to addressing poverty pp. 647-654 Downloads
Nicola Gratton
Women, homelessness and multiple disadvantage in Stoke-on-Trent: The need for safe places in the context of wider health and social inequalities pp. 655-675 Downloads
Fiona McCormack and Sophia Fedorowicz
Co-producing ideas, leaders and learning – teaching participatory activism in Stoke-on-Trent pp. 676-691 Downloads
Katy Goldstraw
COVID crisis, austerity and the ‘Left Behind’ city: Exploring poverty and destitution in Stoke-on-Trent pp. 692-707 Downloads
David Etherington, Martin Jones and Luke Telford
Asylum seeker poverty and bail reporting change activism pp. 708-726 Downloads
Sarah Page
Planning for change, long term: The 100-year plan pp. 727-733 Downloads
Anna Francis
A civic and sustainable 15-minute campus? Universities should embrace the 15-minute city concept to help create vibrant sustainable communities pp. 734-744 Downloads
Paul Barratt and Ruth Swetnam

Volume 37, issue 7, 2022

Mapping entrepreneurship support organisations: An examination of the ‘cluttered landscape’ critique pp. 541-563 Downloads
Michaela Hruskova, Colin Mason and Sarah Herzog
Legitimizing path development by interlinking institutional logics: The case of Israel’s desert tourism pp. 564-583 Downloads
Maximilian Benner
What drives the creation of green jobs, products and technologies in cities and regions? Insights from recent research on green industrial transitions pp. 584-601 Downloads
Francesca Froy, Samuel Heroy, Elvira Uyarra and Neave O’Clery
Community wealth building or local authority rhetoric? pp. 602-621 Downloads
Morag E Redwood, Anne MJ Smith, Artur Steiner and Geoff Whittam
Deals and devolution: The role of local authority deals in undermining devolved decision making pp. 622-638 Downloads
Janice Morphet

Volume 37, issue 6, 2022

New regions in the periphery: Agency and politics in shaping the governance of regional development in the Scotland–England border region pp. 421-439 Downloads
David Clelland
What roles do high-growth small- and medium-sized enterprises play in a slow-growing region? The job diversity and inclusive growth in Incheon, South Korea pp. 440-461 Downloads
Namji Jung
Community perceptions on tourism development in South Africa: The case of developing a tourism route in the City of Mbombela Local Municipality, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa pp. 462-480 Downloads
Makhupu Q Sekole, Mankolo Lethoko, Madimetja H Mautjana and Godswill Makombe
Going Green Post COVID-19: Employer Perspectives on Skills Needs pp. 481-506 Downloads
Sarah Strachan, Alison Greig and Aled Jones
The impact of Chinese foreign direct investment on host country economic growth pp. 507-525 Downloads
Andrew G Ross and Neil Fleming
Innovation Salons – Events for dialogical knowledge transfer between civil society and higher education institutions pp. 526-538 Downloads
Suntje Schmidt and Julia Stadermann

Volume 37, issue 5, 2022

‘This job is not part of my dreams, what do I leave my children? Nothing’. Livelihoods of Durban car guards at ticketed pay to park sites pp. 331-347 Downloads
John RW Foster, Mihalis Chasomeris and Derick Blaauw
Lessons from a rural ecosystem pp. 348-363 Downloads
Sivert Hammer and Tore Frimanslund
Sustained circulation: A descriptive framework of long-lived Japanese community currencies pp. 364-383 Downloads
Jeremy September and Shigeto Kobayashi
The regional macroeconomic impact of projected affordable housing developments: Facilitating the ‘levelling up’ Agenda? pp. 384-402 Downloads
Stephen Boyle, Kevin Connolly, Peter G McGregor and Mairi Spowage
Industrial policies, strategy and the UK’s Levelling Up agenda pp. 403-418 Downloads
Peter Sunley, Jack L Harris, Andy Pike, Richard Harris, Ron Martin and Emil Evenhuis

Volume 37, issue 4, 2022

Accelerator niches in an emerging entrepreneurial ecosystem: New York city pp. 233-258 Downloads
Joonho Oh, Paige Clayton and Maryann Feldman
What do we know about small and medium enterprises’ survival in a post-global economic crisis context? pp. 259-278 Downloads
Izabella Steinerowska-Streb, Grzegorz Glod and Artur Steiner
The United Kingdom’s ‘going away to university’ migration and its changing impact on local populations in the twenty-first century pp. 279-296 Downloads
Tony Champion
The Limits of Change Agency: Establishing a Peripheral University Campus in East Tyrol pp. 297-316 Downloads
Jakob Eder and Stefanie Döringer
The role of community entrepreneurs in depleted communities: A case study of Father Greg MacLeod’s ‘action research’ in Cape Breton pp. 317-327 Downloads
Colin Mason
Corrigendum to “Bottom-up strategies, platform worker power and local action: Learning from ridehailing drivers†pp. 328-328 Downloads

Volume 37, issue 3, 2022

The changing fortunes and future prospects of a traditional industrial cluster: Woollen textile production in the Scottish Borders pp. 125-141 Downloads
Allen Scott
Towards a conceptual framework of enterprise support for pro-environmental small and medium-sized enterprises: A contextualised review of diverse knowledge domains pp. 142-168 Downloads
Fred Paterson, Polina Baranova and Bruno Gallotta
Rich cities, poor countryside? Social structure of the poor and poverty risks in urban and rural places in an affluent country pp. 169-193 Downloads
Oliver Hümbelin, Lukas Hobi and Robert Fluder
Innovation networking in aspirational subnational innovative regions: Exploring experiences from Frances Baard municipality, South Africa pp. 194-206 Downloads
Peter T Jacobs, Olebogeng Molewa and Kgabo Hector Ramoroka
Implementation perspectives of solar energy irrigation policy in water deficient regions: A case of Rajasthan state in India pp. 207-218 Downloads
Pragati Jain, Prerna Jain and Pratyush Jain
Mobilizing ‘communities of practice’ for local development and accleration of the Sustainable Development Goals pp. 219-229 Downloads
Eunice Annan-Aggrey, Godwin Arku, Kilian Atuoye and Emmanuel Kyeremeh

Volume 37, issue 1-2, 2022

Editorial: Levelling up the United Kingdom? A useful mantra but too little substance or delivery? pp. 3-12 Downloads
Joyce Liddle, John Shutt and Gareth Addidle
Will the Levelling Up White Paper (LUWP) drive reform of national innovation policy and practice? pp. 13-20 Downloads
David Marlow
Levelling up – Is it the right cure? pp. 21-33 Downloads
Simon Bridge
From EU Structural Funds to Levelling Up: Empty signifiers, ungrounded statism and English regional policy pp. 34-49 Downloads
Paul Copeland and Patrick Diamond
‘Levelling up’ in post-Brexit United Kingdom: Economic realism or political opportunism? pp. 50-65 Downloads
Ray Hudson
The role of the private sector in subnational governance: Learning lessons from England’s local enterprise partnerships pp. 66-83 Downloads
Jack Newman and Nigel Gilbert
Understanding resilient places: Multi-level governance in times of crisis pp. 84-103 Downloads
Kate Broadhurst and Nicholas Gray
Young people, youth work & the ‘levelling up’ policy agenda pp. 104-117 Downloads
Jon Ord and Bernard Davies
Book Review: Local economy book review: Value (s) building a better world for all pp. 118-119 Downloads
Joyce Liddle
Book Review pp. 120-121 Downloads
John Shutt
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