Professor Peter W Daniels PhD

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Emeritus Professor of Geography

Contact details

Address
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Professor Daniels is an economic geographer with an international reputation for research, initially on the development and location of office activities in cities, and later on the rise of the service economy and its impact on cities and regions, as well as its role in globalization and the internationalization of service firms. He is a member of the Services and Enterprise Research Unit.

Qualifications

  • BSc (University of London)
  • PhD (University of London)

Other activities

Professor Daniels is currently a member of the Board of Directors, The Merlin Venture Ltd, Castle Vale, Birmingham (A not-for-profit social enterprise).

Publications

Recent publications

Book

Daniels, P, Bradshaw, MJ, Shaw, D & Sidaway, J 2008, An Introduction to Human Geography: Issues for the Twentieth First Century, 3rd Edition. Penman.

Article

Daniels, P 2012, 'Service industries at a crossroads: some fragile assumptions and future challenges', The Service Industries Journal, vol. 32, no. 4, pp. 619-639. https://doi.org/10.1080/02642069.2011.596536

Daniels, P, Rubalcaba, L, Stare, M & Bryson, J 2011, 'How Many Europes? Varieties of Capitalism, Divergence and Convergence and the Transformation of the European Services Landscape', Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, vol. 102, no. 2, pp. 146-161. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9663.2010.00610.x

Bryson, J & Daniels, P 2009, 'Dualidad de los servicios y economía servindustrial: la interacción entre servicios e industria desde un análisis de producción, proyectos y tareas‘ (‘Services Duality’ and the ‘Manuservice’ economy: A production, projects and tasks approach to understanding interactions between services and manufacturing)', Papeles de Economía Espaňola (Special Issue), vol. 120, pp. 186-199.

Kautonen, M, Daniels, P & Monnoyer, MC 2009, 'Service competitiveness and cohesion: an introduction to the special issue', The Service Industries Journal, vol. 29, no. 4, pp. 401-405. https://doi.org/10.1080/02642060802320279

Bryson, J, Taylor, M & Daniels, P 2008, 'Commercializing 'creative' expertise: business and professional sevices and regional economic development in the West Midlands, UK', Policy and politics, vol. 36, no. 2, pp. 306-328.

Bryson, J & Daniels, P 2008, 'Its the Economy (Education), Stupid: Skills, Expertise and Innovation in the Developing Knowledge Economy', International Journal of Services Technology and Management, vol. 9, no. 3/4, pp. 234-248.

Chapter

Bryson, J, Daniels, P, Maglio, PM, Kieliszewski, CA & Spohrer, JC 2010, Service Worlds: The 'Services Duality' and the rise of the 'Manuservice' Economy. in Handbook of Service Science.

Daniels, P & Gallouj, F 2010, Service innovation in a globalized economy. in The Handbook of Services Innovation.

Bryson, J, Daniels, P, Rubalcaba, L & Kok, H 2009, Una aproximación a la segmentación para entender los servicios profesionales y a empresas en regiones urbanas: amplición del hoeizonte más allá de las ciudades globales. in Los Servicios a Empresas En El Crecimiento Economico Europeo.

Round, J, Daniels, P, Bradshaw, M, Shaw, D & Sidaway, J 2008, Demographic Transformations. in An Introduction to Human Geography: Issues for the 21st Century.

Daniels, P, Bradshaw, MJ, Shaw, D, Sidaway, J & Shaw, D 2008, Pre-Capitalist Worlds. in An Introduction to Human Geography: Issues for the Twenty First Century, 3rd. Edition.

Daniels, P, Bradshaw, MJ, Shaw, D, Sidaway, J & Shaw, D 2008, Section 1: Worlds in the Past: Changing Sides of Experience and Past Worlds in the Present. in An Introduction to Human Geography: Issues for the Twenty First Century, 3rd Edition.

Daniels, P, Bradshaw, MJ, Shaw, D, Sidaway, J & Shaw, D 2008, Section 3: Identity, Settlement and Culture. in An Introduction to Human Geography: Issues for the Twenty First Century, 3rd. Edition.

Abstract

Bryson, J, Taylor, M, Daniels, P, Ganz, W, Kicherer, F & Schletz, A 2008, 'Developing a Policy Framework for Business and Professional Services in the West Midlands, UK' New Horizons for the Role and Production of Services, 1/01/08, pp. 101.

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