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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: oecd, reviews, territorial, korea, busan
Number of Pages: 160
Published: 2005-01-31
ISBN-10: 9264007601
ISBN-13: 9789264007604

This Territorial Review of Busan, Korea examines the regions trends and capacities, assesses its regional competitiveness, and makes recommendations for policy improvements.
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Author: Nils Axel Braathen
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: role, ports, shipping, international, impacts, environmental
Number of Pages: 166
Published: 2011-03-01
ISBN-10: 9264096825
ISBN-13: 9789264096820

While efficient ports are vital To The economic development of their surrounding areas, The related ship traffic, The handling of the goods in the ports And The hinterland distribution can cause a number of negative environmental impacts.This book looks at the environmental impacts of international maritime transport, and looks more in detail at the impacts stemming from near-port shipping activities, The handling of the goods in the ports and from the distribution of the goods To The surrounding regions. it focuses on five ports: Los Angeles and Long Beach, California, The United States; Rott
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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: role, ports, shipping, international, impacts, environmental
Number of Pages: 147
Published: 2011
ISBN-10: 9264097333
ISBN-13: 9789264097339

While efficient ports are vital to the economic development of their surrounding areas, the related ship traffic, the handling of the goods in the ports and the hinterland distribution can cause a number of negative environmental impacts.   This book examines the environmental impacts of international maritime transport, and looks more in detail at the impacts stemming from near-port shipping activities, the handling of the goods in the ports and from the distribution of the goods to the surrounding regions. It focuses on five ports: Los Angeles and Long Beach, California, the United States;
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Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publicatio
Keywords: indicators, development, world
Number of Pages: 456
Published: 2012-04-24
ISBN-10: 0821389858
ISBN-13: 9780821389850

Looking for accurate, up-to-date data on development issues? ’World Development Indicators’ is the World Bank’s premier annual compilation of data about development. This indispensable statistical reference allows you to consult over 800 indicators for more than 150 economies and 14 country groups in more than 90 tables. It provides a current overview of the most recent data available as well as important regional data and income group analysis in six thematic sections: World View, People, Environment, Economy, States and Markets, and Global Links. ’World Development In
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Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: pan, yellow, sea, region, operation, urban, territorial, reviews, trans, border, oecd
Number of Pages: 272
Published: 2009-12-14
eBookDB-ID: 19900767

The Pan Yellow Sea Region (PYSR) covers the coasts of Northern China (Bohai Rim), western and southern Korea and south-western Japan (Kyushu). It has been one of the fastest growing economic zones in East Asia since China's opening in the early 1990s, thanks to the region's extensive manufacturing and transportation networks. Development has been driven by cities such as Dalian, Qingdao and Tianjin in China, Busan and Incheon in Korea, and Fukuoka and Kitakyushu in Japan. However, the PYSR has yet not fully utilized its assets nor reached its potential for growth. Further economic integration
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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: des, ports, rle, navigation, environnementaux, impacts
Number of Pages: 166
Published: 2011-04-13
ISBN-10: 926409735X
ISBN-13: 9789264097353

Il est essentiel que les ports fonctionnent de façon efficiente pour le développement économique de la vaste zone qui les entoure, mais le trafic maritime qui les dessert, la manutention des marchandises dans les installations portuaires et les activités de distribution dans l'arrière-pays peuvent avoir des impacts négatifs sur l'environnement. La présente étude passe en revue un certain nombre d'impacts environnementaux des ports, et elle examine les impacts environnementaux et économiques de divers instruments d'action qui sont ou peuvent être utilisés pour remédier à ces impact
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Author: Shahrokh Fardoust
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: development, agenda, growth, postcrisis
Number of Pages: 588
Published: 2010-11-09
ISBN-10: 0821385186
ISBN-13: 9780821385180

The Korea-World Bank High Level Conference on Post-Crisis Growth and Development, held in June 2010, in Busan, Republic of Korea, successfully brought key development issues to the forefront, laid the groundwork for setting global development priorities, and advanced the discussion among the international community, the G20, and the non-G20 countries on development policy. This volume compiles the papers and proceedings presented at this conference, which was attended by a mix of delegations from international organizations, high-level government officials, and eminent academics and practition
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