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Sustainability 2014, 6(7), 4580-4586; https://doi.org/10.3390/su6074580

Waterfront Areas as Hotspots of Sustainable and Creative Development of Cities

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Department of Conservation of Architectural and Environmental Heritage, University of Naples Federico II, Via Roma, 402, Napoli 80132, Italy
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Deptment of Spatial Economics, VU University, De Boelelaan 1105, HV 1081 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Received: 4 September 2013 / Revised: 2 July 2014 / Accepted: 7 July 2014 / Published: 22 July 2014
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Cities and Waterfront Infrastructure)
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This special issue of Sustainability is devoted to a very important sustainability topic, viz. cities and waterfront infrastructure. The presence of—and access to—water has been a critical factor in the long history of settlement patterns of humankind. Water is not only a necessary consumption good for survival, but has also an important production potential in an economic sense. [...] View Full-Text
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Girard, L.F.; Kourtit, K.; Nijkamp, P. Waterfront Areas as Hotspots of Sustainable and Creative Development of Cities. Sustainability 2014, 6, 4580-4586.

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