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The rise and fall of urban economies : lessons from San Francisco and Los Angeles / Michael Storper, Thomas Kemeny, Naji Philip Makarem, and Taner Osman.

Author/Creator:
Storper, Michael, author.
Publication:
Stanford, California : Stanford Business Books, an imprint of Stanford University Press, [2015]
Series:
Innovation and technology in the world economy.
Innovation and technology in the world economy
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 305 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Economic conditions.
Los Angeles Metropolitan Area (Calif.) -- Economic conditions.
Economic development -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area.
Economic development -- California -- Los Angeles Metropolitan Area.
Economic development.
Economic history
California -- Los Angeles Metropolitan Area.
California -- San Francisco Bay Area
Contents:
The divergent development of urban regions
Divergent development : the conceptual challenge
The motor of divergence : high-wage or low-wage specialization
The role of labor in divergence : quality of workers or quality of jobs?
Economic specialization : pathways to change
Economic development policies : their role in economic divergence
Beliefs and worldviews in economic development : to which club do we belong?
Seeing the landscape : the relational infrastructure of regions
Connecting the dots : what caused divergence?
Shaping economic development : policies and strategies
Improving analysis of urban regions : methods and models.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-283) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the John Lammey Stewart Memorial Library Fund.
Contributor:
Kemeny, Thomas, author.
Makarem, Naji Philip, author.
Osman, Taner, author.
John Lammey Stewart Memorial Library Fund.
ISBN:
9780804789400 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
0804789401 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
9780804796026 (ebook)
0804796025
OCLC:
907495311
Publisher Number:
40025181471
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