City, ICT and policy
IdentifiersPermanent link (URI): http://hdl.handle.net/10017/32219
Asociación Española de Ciencia Regional (AECR)
Investigaciones regionales = Journal of Regional Research, 2004, n. 4, p. 29-51
Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 Internacional
New technologies tend to exert a profound influence on modern city life. This paper addresses the role of information and communication technologies (ICT) in the city. After a broad overview of the potential of ICT in a geographical setting and its possible impact on urban policy in regard to the ICT sector. This study offers the proposition hat urban ICT policy is driven by the stakeholders' attitudinal and perceptional factors wich govern ultimately decisions of the urban administration. Based on an extensive survey among urban policy-makers, the paper seeks to test the above hypothesis by offering a wide variety of empirical findings.