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Economic Geography of the Industrial World,Fall 2011

UC Berkeley,, Fall 2011 , Prof. A. Walker

Overview

Industrialization, urbanization, and economic growth in the global North. Locational patterns in manufacturing, retailing trade, and finance. Geographic dynamics of technical change, employment, business organization, resource use, and divisions of labor. Property, labor, and social conflict as geographic forces. Local, national, and continental rivalries in a global economy, and challenges to U.S. dominance

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