Creative Industries A measure for urban development?

  title={Creative Industries A measure for urban development?},
  author={Ruth Towse},
The paper explores in a preliminary way various stands of thinking in cultural economics that could lend themselves to an economic analysis of creativity. This topic is clearly under researched, even though creativity as an activity is made much of in relation to the cultural or creative industries. “......the work of the artist in all its aspects is, of its nature, individual and free, undisciplined, unregimented, uncontrolled. The artist walks where the breath of the spirit blows him. He… CONTINUE READING