The Oxford handbook of economic geography / edited by Gordon L. Clark, Maryann P. Feldman, and Meric S. Gertler ; with the assistance of Kate Williams

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Subjects: Economic geography
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000
LC Classification: H, HF
Physical Description: xxvii, 742 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: The Editors
The Contributors
Introduction 1
1. Economic Geography: Transition and Growth / Gordon L. Clark, Maryann P. Feldman, Meric S. Gertler 3
2. Economic Geography: The Great Half-Century / Allen J. Scott 18
Pt. I. Conceptual Perspectives
3. Where in the World is the 'New Economic Geography'? / Paul Krugman 49
4. Doing Regulation / Jamie Peck 61
5. The New Economics of Urban and Regional Growth / Edward L. Glaeser 83
6. Geography or Economics? Conceptions of Space, Time, Interdependence, and Agency / Eric Sheppard 99
Pt. II. Global Economic Integration
7. The Geography of International Investment / Howard J. Shatz, Anthony J. Venables 125
8. Globalization, Localization, and Trade / Michael Storper 146
9. Climate, Coastal Proximity, and Development / Andrew D. Mellinger, Jeffrey D. Sachs, John L. Gallup 169
10. The Great Tablecloth: Bread and Butter Politics, and the Political Economy of Food and Poverty / Michael J. Watts 195
11. The Regulation of International Finance / Risto I. Laulajainen 215
12. Finance and Localities / Adam Tickell 230
Pt. III. Corporate Structure, Strategy, and Location
13. Locations, Clusters, and Company Strategy / Michael E. Porter 253
14. Places and Flows: Situating International Investment / Peter Dicken 275
15. The Globalization of Retail Capital: Themes for Economic Geography / Neil Wrigley 292
16. The Management of Time and Space / Erica Schoenberger 317
17. Corporate Form and Spatial Form / David B. Audretsch 333
Pt. IV. The Geography of Innovation
18. Nation States and Economic Development: from National Systems of Production to National Systems of Knowledge Creation and Learning / Bengt-Ake Lundvall, Peter Maskell 353
19. Location and Innovation: The New Economic Geography of Innovation, Spillovers, and Agglomeration / Maryann P. Feldman 373
20. Restructuring and Innovation in Long-Term Regional Change / Cristiano Antonelli 395
21. Industrial Districts: The Contributions of Marshall and Beyond / Bjorn T. Asheim 413
22. Innovation Networks, Regions, and Globalization / Beat Hotz-Hart 432
Pt. V. Localities and Difference
23. Local Labour Markets: Their Nature, Performance, and Regulation / Ronald L. Martin 455
24. Firms, Workers, and the Geographic Concentration of Economic Activity / Gordon H. Hanson 477
25. Feminists Rethink the Economic: The Economics of Gender/The Gender of Economics / Linda McDowell, 497
26. Racial and Economic Segregation in US Metropolitan Areas / John F. Kain 518
27. Elite Power, Global Forces, and the Political Economy of 'Glocal' Development / Erik Swyngedouw 541
28. Economic Geography in Practice: Local Economic Development Policy / Amy K. Glasmeier 559
Pt. VI. Global Transformations
29. Markets and Environmental Quality / R. Kerry Turner 585
30. Environmental Innovation and Regulation / David P. Angel 607
31. Spontaneous Integration in Japan and East Asia: Development, Crisis, and Beyond / Tetsuo Abo 625
32. Regional Economic Integration in North America / John Holmes 649
33. The European Union as more than a Triad Market for National Economic Spaces / Ash Amin 671
Pt. VII. Coda
34. Pandora's Box? Cultural Geographies of Economies / Nigel Thrift 689
Index 705
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Economic geography
Additional Authors: Clark, Gordon L
Feldman, Maryann P
Gertler, Meric S
Notes: LCCN: 00031353
ISBN: 0198234104
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
OCLC Number: 43945275
ISBN/ISSN: 0198234104