Smart City

How to Create Public and Economic Value with High Technology in Urban Space

  • Renata Paola Dameri
  • Camille Rosenthal-Sabroux

Part of the Progress in IS book series (PROIS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Renata Paola Dameri, Camille Rosenthal-Sabroux
    Pages 1-12
  3. Claire Thorne, Catherine Griffiths
    Pages 89-99
  4. Elsa Negre, Camille Rosenthal-Sabroux
    Pages 101-115
  5. Mara Zuccardi Merli, Elisa Bonollo
    Pages 139-155
  6. Bastiaan Baccarne, Peter Mechant, Dimitri Schuurman
    Pages 157-182
  7. Francesco Carrabs, Raffaele Cerulli, Anna Sciomachen
    Pages 183-192
  8. Enrico di Bella, Francesca Odone, Matteo Corsi, Alberto Sillitti, Ruth Breu
    Pages 193-219
  9. Anna Cossetta, Mauro Palumbo
    Pages 221-235
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 237-238

About this book


​This book presents a comprehensive overview of the various aspects for the development of smart cities from a European perspective. It presents both theoretical concepts as well as empirical studies and cases of smart city programs and their capacity to create value for citizens. The contributions in this book are a result of an increasing interest for this topic, supported by both national governments and international institutions. The book offers a large panorama of the most important aspects of smart cities evolution and implementation. It compares European best practices and analyzes how smart projects and programs in cities could help to improve the quality of life in the urban space and to promote cultural and economic development.


Digital city Public value Smart city Territorial development Urban development

Editors and affiliations

  • Renata Paola Dameri
    • 1
  • Camille Rosenthal-Sabroux
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of EconomicsUniversity of GenovaGenovaItaly
  2. 2.Université Paris IX DauphineParisFrance

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