5 edition of The changing geography of the service sector found in the catalog.
The changing geography of the service sector
D. G. Price
|Statement||D.G. Price and A.M. Blair.|
|Contributions||Blair, A. M. 1950-|
|LC Classifications||HD9980.5 .P75 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 280 p. :|
|Number of Pages||280|
|ISBN 10||1852930144, 1852930659|
|LC Control Number||88039372|
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In his book The New Geography of Jobs, University of California at Berkeley economics professor Enrico Moretti argues that, cotrary to conventional wisdom, the information economy is a driver of job growth.
The problem, according to Moretti, is that we often look at places like Palo Alto, Calif., with its office parks, Stanford University Brand: HMH Books.This book started out as an all-day series of sessions on the New Geographies of the UK Economy at the Royal Geographical Society with Institute of British Geographers (RGS-IBG) Annual Conference in London in August The sessions were co-organised with Mia Gray (University of Cambridge) who we thank for her enthusiasm in helping to get this project off the ground.
This paper examines the changing geography of producer services employment in Britain between and using data from the Census of Employment. The study begins with a review of alternative views on the service sector and its relationship to economic growth, and the place of producer services within the division of labour is by: