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Reshaping economic geography.

Author: World Bank.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : World Bank ; [London] : [Eurospan, distributor], ©2009.
Series: World development report, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Places do well when they promote transformations along the dimensions of economic geography: higher densities as cities grow; shorter distances as workers and businesses migrate closer to density; and fewer divisions as nations lower their economic borders and enter world markets to take advantage of scale and trade in specialized products. WDR 2009 argues that the three dimensions of transformation -- density,  Read more...
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Reshaping economic geography.
Washington, D.C. : World Bank ; [London : Eurospan, distributor], ©2009
(OCoLC)234146289
Material Type: Document, Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: World Bank.
ISBN: 9780821376089 082137608X 9780821376072 0821376071 9780821376409 0821376403
OCLC Number: 304341755
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 383 pages) : color illustrations, color maps
Contents: Seeing development in 3-D --
Density --
Distance --
Division --
Shaping economic geography --
Scale economies and agglomeration --
Factor mobility and migration --
Transport costs and specialization --
Reframing the policy debates --
Concentration without congestion: policies for an inclusive urbanization --
Unity, not uniformity: effective approaches to territorial development --
Winners without borders: integrating poor countries with world markets.
Series Title: World development report, 2009.

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Rising densities of human settlements, migration and transport to reduce distances to market, and specialization and trade facilitated by fewer international divisions are central to economic  Read more...

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