Dynamic Shipping and Port Development in the Globalized Economy

Volume 1: Applying Theory to Practice in Maritime Logistics

Editors: Lee, Paul Tae-Woo, Cullinane, Kevin (Eds.)

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This two volume book presents an in-depth analysis of many of the most important issues facing today's shipping and port sectors. Volume 1 of Dynamic Shipping and Port Development in the Globalized Economy focuses on the application of theory to practice in Maritime Logistics.

About the authors

Paul Tae-Woo Lee is Professor of International Logistics and Maritime Transportation and Associate Director Research at the Institute for Supply Chain and Logistics, College of Business, Victoria University in Melbourne, Australia. He obtained his PhD degree from Cardiff University, UK and is a well-recognized scholar in the field of maritime economics, featuring widely in international publications, organizations and conferences. He has also been an adviser to several governments and maritime industries over the world.

Kevin Cullinane is Professor of International Logistics & Transport Economics at Gothenburg University and Visiting Professor at the VTI (Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute), Sweden. He is an Honorary Professor of the University of Hong Kong and has been logistics adviser to the World Bank. He has also been a transport adviser to the governments of Hong Kong, Egypt, Chile, Korea, the UK and Ireland.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Lee, Paul Tae-Woo (et al.)

    Pages 1-10

  • Container Ports in Latin America: Challenges in a Changing Global Economy

    Wilmsmeier, Gordon (et al.)

    Pages 11-52

  • Port Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: Competitive Forces, Port Reform, and Investment Challenges

    Fraser, Darren (et al.)

    Pages 53-78

  • A Hierarchical Taxonomy of Container Ports in China and the Implications for Their Development

    Cullinane, Kevin (et al.)

    Pages 79-101

  • Port-Focal Logistics and the Evolution of Port Regions in a Globalized World

    Martín-Alcalde, Enrique (et al.)

    Pages 102-127

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Dynamic Shipping and Port Development in the Globalized Economy
Book Subtitle
Volume 1: Applying Theory to Practice in Maritime Logistics
Editors
  • Paul Tae-Woo Lee
  • Kevin Cullinane
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-51423-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137514233
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-51421-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 230
Topics