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Architectures of Knowledge: Firms, Capabilities, and Communities

Ash Amin and Patrick Cohendet

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199253326
eISBN:
9780191698125
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253326.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management, Organization Studies

This book demonstrates the importance of the role of knowledge in firms and economies. The authors clarify the theoretical debates on the production and use of knowledge in organizations, and examine ... More


The Local Economy and the Local Voter

Ron Johnston and Charles Pattie

in Putting Voters in their Place: Geography and Elections in Great Britain

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199268047
eISBN:
9780191699238
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199268047.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter examines how economic geography is likely to be associated with the political geography of party support. It begins by setting the discussion into the general context of the wider ... More


The Evolution of French Economic Geography

Gilles Duranton, Philippe Martin, Thierry Mayer, and Florian Mayneris

in The Economics of Clusters: Lessons from the French Experience

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199592203
eISBN:
9780191595615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592203.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, Microeconomics

This chapter describes some stylized facts on economic geography and its evolution in France over the past twenty years. The analysis of the Gini and Ellison and Glaeser indices shows that sectors ... More


Introduction

Yannis M. Ioannides

in From Neighborhoods to Nations: The Economics of Social Interactions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691126852
eISBN:
9781400845385
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691126852.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book examines the economic dimensions of social interactions, with an eye towards enriching our metaphors for understanding and modeling the fabric of communities, their neighborhoods, and their ... More


Path Dependence and Transition

Gordon L. Clark and Dariusz Wójcik

in The Geography of Finance: Corporate Governance in the Global Marketplace

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199213368
eISBN:
9780191695858
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213368.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter interrogates the logic of path dependence in ways relevant to both economic geography and corporate governance in the context of the market for incorporation. Recognizing that corporate ... More


Regions and the World Economy: The Coming Shape of Global Production, Competition, and Political Order

Allen J. Scott

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198296584
eISBN:
9780191685255
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198296584.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business, Political Economy

As we enter the twenty-first century, one of the dramatic shifts in the world system is the increasing openness and interpenetration of national economies and sovereign states. This shift is ... More


Divergent Development: The Conceptual Challenge

Michael Storper, Thomas Kemeny, Naji Philip Makarem, and Taner Osman

in The Rise and Fall of Urban Economies: Lessons from San Francisco and Los Angeles

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804789400
eISBN:
9780804796026
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804789400.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Innumerable forces influence economic development, and research on it uses many different methods and comes from several disciplines. Four theoretical fields that contribute to understanding ... More


Legitimacy, Trade, and Global Imbalances: The China Investment Corporation

Gordon L. Clark, Adam D. Dixon, and Ashby H. B. Monk

in Sovereign Wealth Funds: Legitimacy, Governance, and Global Power

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691142296
eISBN:
9781400846511
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691142296.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter offers an innovative account—rooted in international political economy, economic geography, and geopolitics—of the rise of the China Investment Corporation (CIC). It argues that the CIC ... More


A World of Regions

Allen J. Scott

in Regions and the World Economy: The Coming Shape of Global Production, Competition, and Political Order

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198296584
eISBN:
9780191685255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198296584.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business, Political Economy

The reshaping of world economic geography entails corresponding trends in political reorganisation. Because political trends lag behind economic changes, market-driven logic takes over even if it ... More


Settling Affairs with the Old World: Dismembering Germany?

Neil Smith

in American Empire: Roosevelt's Geographer and the Prelude to Globalization

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520230279
eISBN:
9780520931527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520230279.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses the postwar territorial arrangements of the United States, especially those with Germany. The concepts of The New World and the “new world order” are studied briefly, before ... More


Globalization in History: A Geographical Perspective

Nicholas Crafts and Anthony J. Venables

in Globalization in Historical Perspective

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226065984
eISBN:
9780226065991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226065991.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter analyzes the historical experience of globalization, first sketching out some of the facts about the changing location of activity and the way that spatial interactions between economic ... More


The New Geography of Capitalism: Firms, Finance, and Society

Adam D. Dixon

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199668236
eISBN:
9780191781957
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199668236.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking, Political Economy

The organizing logic of the nation-state still claims legitimacy and relevance. The nation-state is a crucial site of economic governance and regulation, and an incubator of cultural and linguistic ... More


Global Financial Markets as Standard-Setters

Gordon L. Clark and Dariusz Wójcik

in The Geography of Finance: Corporate Governance in the Global Marketplace

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199213368
eISBN:
9780191695858
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213368.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter builds on Chapter 6 by providing a framework for analysing inter-market stock price arbitrage using Granger tests of causality to determine the interplay between leading and lagging ... More


Colonizing the Country

Louise Young

in Beyond the Metropolis: Second Cities and Modern Life in Interwar Japan

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780520275201
eISBN:
9780520955387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520275201.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

Urban population growth of the interwar triggered an expansion of the built environment of the city. Proliferation of regional rail transformed the economic geographies of urban space and the ... More


Coastal Areas and Hinterlands, including islands

David M. Williams and Andrew P. White

in A Select Bibliography of British and Irish University Theses about Maritime History, 1792-1990

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780969588504
eISBN:
9781786944931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780969588504.003.0020
Subject:
History, Maritime History

A bibliography of post-graduate theses concerning Coastal Areas, Hinterlands, and Islands across Britain and overseas throughout Maritime History.


Investment Liberalization and the Geography of Firm Location

Anders N. Hoffmann and James R. Markusen

in Foreign Direct Investment and the Multinational Enterprise

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026451
eISBN:
9780262269124
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026451.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter explores the concept of economic geography, which is a theory of international trade which deals with firm location and industry agglomeration. The chapter gives a brief outlook on ... More


Foreign Direct Investment and the Multinational Enterprise

Steven Brakman and Harry Garretsen (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026451
eISBN:
9780262269124
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026451.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

The multinational firm and its main vehicle, foreign direct investment, are key forces in economic globalization. Their importance to the world economy can be seen in the fact that since 1990, ... More


One World of Production?

Adam D. Dixon

in The New Geography of Capitalism: Firms, Finance, and Society

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199668236
eISBN:
9780191781957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199668236.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking, Political Economy

This chapter rehearses scholarship in economic geography on the territorial development of capitalism in general and globalization in particular. The chapter integrates finance into this argument, ... More


The Global Financial Crisis and Beyond

Adam D. Dixon

in The New Geography of Capitalism: Firms, Finance, and Society

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199668236
eISBN:
9780191781957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199668236.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking, Political Economy

The final chapter concludes our discussion, using the global financial crisis as its starting point to reiterate the key arguments of the book.


Reformatted: Code, Networks, and the Transformation of the Music Industry

Andrew Leyshon

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199572410
eISBN:
9780191783180
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572410.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology

The impact of digital technology on the musical economy has been profound. The advent of MP3 and the use of the internet as a medium of distribution has brought about a significant transformation in ... More


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