5. Local Clustering of the Cultural Economy in the Metropolis of Berlin

The Urbanization Economies of Artistically Creative Occupations

  1. Stefan Krätke

Published Online: 22 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444342277.ch5

The Creative Capital of Cities: Interactive Knowledge Creation and the Urbanization Economies of Innovation

The Creative Capital of Cities: Interactive Knowledge Creation and the Urbanization Economies of Innovation

How to Cite

Krätke, S. (2011) Local Clustering of the Cultural Economy in the Metropolis of Berlin, in The Creative Capital of Cities: Interactive Knowledge Creation and the Urbanization Economies of Innovation, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444342277.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 26 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444336214

Online ISBN: 9781444342277

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Keywords:

  • the Berlin metropolis, artistically creative and urbanizing economies;
  • Berlin's local clustering and rise of new “city industries”;
  • “creative industries” in urban regeneration, “low quality” employment;
  • creative industries, inner-city gentrification, a sociospatial polarization;
  • Berlin, and mismatch of creative industries and regional economy;
  • metropolitan sectors as new local clusters, in restructuring and “upgrading”;
  • knowledge-intensive new “city industries,” and inner-city space conflicts;
  • edge cities, large cities' strategies within a spatial expansion;
  • culture industry and the “sub-cultural,” and overlap of geographies;
  • the cultural economy, positive contribution to regional development

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Rise of the Cultural Economy in Berlin's Inner-City Area

  • Creative Cities and the Role of the Culture Industries in Urban Economic and Spatial Development: Implications for Urban Regeneration

  • Conclusion