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Focusing on the theme of the mutually constitutive relations between geographic space and the economic order, Allen J. Scott discusses the problems of the location of economic activities, learning and innovation in industrial systems, and economic development. These problems are dealt with in both theoretical and empirical terms.

About the Author

Allen J. Scott is Distinguished Professor of Public Policy and Geography at the University of California at Los Angeles. He has been a professeur associé at the University of Paris VIII (1974-75), a Croucher Fellow at the University of Hong Kong (1984), a Guggenheim Fellow (1986-87), a Visiting Exchange Scholar under the auspices of the NAS Committee on Scholarly Communication with the People's Republic of China (1986), and a Borchard Foundation Scholar (1997). He has occupied the André Siegfried Chair at the Institut d'Etudes Politiques, Paris (1999), the First Trust Bank Chair of Innovation at Queen's University, Belfast (2004), and the Chaire d'Excellence Pierre de Fermat at the University of Toulouse-Le Mirail (2005). He was granted honours by the Association of American Geographers in 1987, and was elected fellow of the British Academy in 1999. In 2003 he won the Vautrin Lud Prize.

Table of Contents

Preface

1. Geography and the Division of Labour

2. Geography, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation

3. Geography and Development

Appendix

References

Product Details

ISBN:
9780199284306
Author:
Scott, Allen J.
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Author:
Scott, Allen John
Author:
null, Allen J.
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Geography
Subject:
Economic Conditions
Subject:
Economic geography
Subject:
Geography, Economic
Subject:
Geography | Economic and Historical
Subject:
Geography | Economic & Historical
Subject:
Economics - General
Series:
Clarendon Lectures in Geography and Environmental Studies
Publication Date:
20060331
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8 figures
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.80x5.69x.81 in. .79 lbs.

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