The New Geography Of Jobs

The New Geography of Jobs
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Release Date
Category Business & Economics
Total Pages 294
ISBN 9780547750118
Rating 4/5 from 3 reviews
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A rising young economist at Berkeley makes correlations between success and geography, explaining how such rising centers of innovation as San Francisco, Boston and Austin are likely to offer influential opportunities and shape the national and global economies in positive or detrimental ways.

The New Geography of Jobs
  • Author : Enrico Moretti
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2012

A rising young economist at Berkeley makes correlations between success and geography, explaining how such rising centers of innovation as San Francisco, Boston and Austin are likely to offer influential opportunities and shape the national and global economies in positive or detrimental ways.

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The New Geography of Jobs
  • Author : Enrico Moretti
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2012-05-22

“A timely and smart discussion of how different cities and regions have made a changing economy work for them – and how policymakers can learn from that to lift the circumstances of working Americans everywhere.”—Barack Obama We’re used to thinking of the United States in opposing terms: red versus

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The New Geography of Jobs
  • Author : Enrico Moretti
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013

Makes correlations between success and geography, explaining how such rising centers of innovation as San Francisco and Austin are likely to offer influential opportunities and shape the national and global economies.

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Fate of the States
  • Author : Meredith Whitney
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-06-04

"Forget everything you think you know about the direction of the American economy, about our grow­ing need for foreign oil, about the rise of the service economy and the decline of American manufacturing. The story of the next thirty years will not be a repeat of the last thirty."

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Aftershock
  • Author : Robert B. Reich
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2013

Analyzes the economic crisis while making recommendations for responsibly navigating its aftermath, suggesting that the downturn actually resulted from a disproportionate concentration of wealth at the expense of a debt-burdened middle class.

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Canada and the Global Economy
  • Author : Canadian Association of Geographers
  • Publisher : McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
  • Release Date : 1996

A collection of essays by twenty-three of Canada's leading economic geographers, Canada and the Global Economy is a comprehensive study of the evolving economic and geographic patterns of Canadian development. It provides a benchmark for research on the spatial development of the Canadian economy. The contributors explore four central themes:

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Climatopolis
  • Author : Matthew E. Kahn
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2010-09-07

"Climatopolis documents the thinking of a first-rate economist on one of the most pressing issues of our time" --Nature We have released the genie from the bottle: climate change is coming, and there's no stopping it. The question, according to environmental economist Matthew E. Kahn, is not how we're going

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The Geography of Genius
  • Author : Eric Weiner
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-01-05

Tag along on this New York Times bestselling “witty, entertaining romp” (The New York Times Book Review) as Eric Winer travels the world, from Athens to Silicon Valley—and back through history, too—to show how creative genius flourishes in specific places at specific times. In this “intellectual odyssey, traveler’

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Rediscovering Geography
  • Author : Rediscovering Geography Committee,Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources,Division on Earth and Life Studies,National Research Council
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 1997-04-11

As political, economic, and environmental issues increasingly spread across the globe, the science of geography is being rediscovered by scientists, policymakers, and educators alike. Geography has been made a core subject in U.S. schools, and scientists from a variety of disciplines are using analytical tools originally developed by geographers.

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Fully Grown
  • Author : Dietrich Vollrath
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2020-01-13

Most economists would agree that a thriving economy is synonymous with GDP growth. The more we produce and consume, the higher our living standard and the more resources available to the public. This means that our current era, in which growth has slowed substantially from its postwar highs, has raised

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The New Geography
  • Author : Joel Kotkin
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2002-01-29

In the blink of an eye, vast economic forces have created new types of communities and reinvented old ones. In The New Geography, acclaimed forecaster Joel Kotkin decodes the changes, and provides the first clear road map for where Americans will live and work in the decades to come, and

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Job Creation and Local Economic Development 2018 Preparing for the Future of Work
  • Author : OECD
  • Publisher : OECD Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-09-18

This third edition of Job Creation and Local Economic Development examines the impact of technological progress on regional and local labour markets. It sheds light on widening regional gaps on job creation, workers education and skills, as well as inclusion in local economies.

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Megapolitan America
  • Author : Arthur Nelson,Robert Lang
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-02-06

With an expected population of 400 million by 2040, America is morphing into an economic system composed of twenty-three 'megapolitan' areas that will dominate the nation’s economy by midcentury. These 'megapolitan' areas are networks of metropolitan areas sharing common economic, landscape, social, and cultural characteristics. The rise of 'megapolitan' areas will

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Local Economic Development
  • Author : John P. Blair,Michael C. Carroll
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2008-07-03

Comprehensive coverage of traditional economic problems and issues are strengthened in this textbook by the recognition that the economic perspective should be supplemented by insights from other social sciences. Features of this new Second Edition include: - concepts, theories and tools are emphasized rather than specific programmes - traditional topics

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Fulfillment
  • Author : Alec MacGillis
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2021-03-16

A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice "A grounded and expansive examination of the American economic divide . . . It takes a skillful journalist to weave data and anecdotes together so effectively." —Carolyn Kellogg, Los Angeles Times An award-winning journalist investigates Amazon’s impact on the wealth and poverty of towns

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