Information and communication technology spine for knowledge-based development of cities

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The chapter presents the approach of effective utilization of information and communication technology as a competitive advantage for knowledge-based development of cities. Knowledge investment, creation, and diffusion are the essential nodes of the information and communication technology spine for developing knowledge-based cites. The features of knowledge-based city compared to the modern and developed city are introduced. This chapter identifies the primary conditions that promote knowledgebased development of cities. The associative relationships between knowledge-base and economical development of cities are addressed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationKnowledge-Based Urban Development in the Middle East
EditorsAli Alraouf
Place of PublicationHershey, PA
PublisherIGI Global
Number of pages11
ISBN (Electronic)9781522537359
ISBN (Print)1522537341, 9781522537342
Publication statusPublished - 2 Mar 2018

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences (all)
  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance (all)
  • Business, Management and Accounting (all)


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