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Invisible factors in local economic development

Peter B. Doeringer

Invisible factors in local economic development

by Peter B. Doeringer

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Worcester County (Mass.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Worcester County.
    • Subjects:
    • Regional planning -- Massachusetts -- Worcester County.,
    • Competition -- Government policy -- Massachusetts -- Worcester County.,
    • Industrial promotion -- Massachusetts -- Worcester County.,
    • Worcester County (Mass.) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPeter B. Doeringer, David G. Terkla, Gregory C. Topakian.
      ContributionsTerkla, David G., Topakian, Gregory C.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC107.M42 W674 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 144 p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2384680M
      ISBN 100195049659
      LC Control Number87013550

      MAIN POINTS Today’s Internet is the sum of all the private and public investment, activities, decisions, inventions and creativity of a billion users, over 23 autonomous systems, and countless creators and innovators. In a relatively short time, the Internet has become a fundamental infrastructure for our economies and societies and, as a result, raises . The results clarify that local economic development is not only just ‘local’, but also an approach that links urban and rural areas, and thus, understanding rural-urban linkages is a.

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      The economics of healThcare 3 Healthcare is not the only good or service in the economy that departs from the standard model of supply, demand, and the invisible hand. (Recall our dis-cussions of externalities and monopoly.) But healthcare may be the most import-ant good or service that departs so radically from this benchmark. Examining the. Books shelved as economic-development: The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics by William Easterly, The End.


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Invisible factors in local economic development. New York: Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Peter B Doeringer; David G Terkla; Gregory C Topakian.

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The problem is caused by the fact that we live in two worlds, physical and virtual. The physical economy is anemic, struggling, biased toward inflation, and shrinking in many developed : Bill Davidow. Local Economic Development (LED) is an approach to economic development, of note in the developing world that, as its name implies, places importance on activities in and by cities, districts and involves added micro-economic measures at the local level to complement macro-economic measures at the national level.

only agreement currently is that economic development is difficult to define. Nevertheless defining economic development is a necessary prerequisite to move discussion towards objective policy discussion and robust measurement.

The first step in defining economic development is distinguishing it from the concept of economic Size: KB. Invisible hand, metaphor, introduced by the 18th-century Scottish philosopher and economist Adam Smith, that characterizes the mechanisms through which beneficial social and economic outcomes may arise from the accumulated self-interested actions of individuals, none of whom intends to bring about such outcomes.

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We discuss the economic base theory which is more widely Size: 50KB. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.

Assessing local economic development and social welfare benefits in a global context Jean D Triegaardt, PhD. Introduction This paper explores local economic development (LED) within a globalised context, the policy context of LED, and the contribution and challenges for local economic development in relation to social welfare Size: KB.

Local economies are the building blocks for national ones. An updated and expansive core text, the Second Edition of Local Economic Development: Analysis, Practices, and Globalization provides a comprehensive introduction to the economics of local economic development.

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