Published on December 08, 2014
Ports and cities are historically strongly linked, but the link between port and city growth has become weaker. Economic benefits often spill over to other regions, whereas negative impacts are localised in the port-city. How can ports regain their role as drivers of urban economic growth and how can negative port impacts be mitigated? Those are the questions that this report aims to answer.
|Foreword and acknowledgements|
|Acronyms and abbreviations|
|Ports and their cities: An introduction|
|The impact of ports on their cities|
|Making ports competitive|
|Increasing the local benefits from ports|
|Mitigating the negative impact from ports|
|An effective policy mix for port-cities|
Annexes2 chapters available
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