2 edition of Regional and local economic development found in the catalog.
Regional and local economic development
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-329) and index.
|Statement||Cliff Hague, Euan Hague, Carrie Breitbach|
|Series||Planning, environment, cities, Planning, environment, cities (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))|
|Contributions||Hague, Euan, Breitbach, Carrie|
|LC Classifications||HD75 .H28 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 344 p. :|
|Number of Pages||344|
|LC Control Number||2011284110|
For at least the last 50 years, scholars from various disciplines have theorised about the nature of regional economic development, developing a range of models seeking to explain the process of regional economic development, and why it is that regions vary so much in their economic structure and performance and how these aspects of a region can change dramatically over time. While ED personnel are generally "on the ground," they also do extensive research and quantitative analysis as to potential sites which may accommodate future employers. It looks at the role of the tradable sector as a driver of productivity growth and the possible risks of a this sector. It contains added material on the redesign of neighborhoods for sustainable purposes to include new firms and recycling techniques and technologies as new economic engines.
That is, without inclusive property rights in the equation, the informal sector will remain outside the mainstream economy, excluded and without the same opportunities for study. This situation is to be welcomed and reflects both local imperatives and responsiveness and local adherence to nationally identified objectives. The municipality's economic development department would help major corporations locate into city limits. This third category is a primary focus of economic development professionals. Many states have multiple layers of such groups. The publication can be viewed separately by article or downloaded in its entirety.
The report also presents a point checklist, a tool that any city or region — in Europe, the OECD or beyond — can use to work across levels of government and with other local actors in their efforts to promote more effective integration of migrants. The state's workforce and employment department would then overlap all of these, tracking job growth and ensuring Federal funds may be available for job programs and assistance. Adopting a Territorial Approach to Food Security and Nutrition Food insecurity and malnutrition are major international concerns, especially in rural areas. According to them, the first chain consists of economic growth benefiting human development, since economic growth is likely to lead families and individuals to use their heightened incomes to increase expenditures, which in turn furthers human development.
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The publication can be viewed separately by article or downloaded in its entirety. At the same time, the increased consumption and spending, health, education, and infrastructure systems grow and contribute to economic growth. The municipality's economic development department would help major corporations locate into city limits.
The assignment of property rights in land and third party enforcement are essential for the efficient operation of markets. In addition to increasing private incomes, economic growth also generates additional resources that can be used to improve social services such as healthcaresafe drinking wateretc.
These may include qualifying special new business loans, offering tax breaks on a piece of land, or ensuring planning officials can compromise to approve a project. The economic development of countries can also be implicated or contributed by the multinational corporations' companies.
The study is, therefore, to be recommended to anyone wishing to gain a general understanding of current theoretical debate in the United States and may provide readers with some useful ideas on possible methodological approaches to understanding economic development in Britain.
To this aim, the Committee promotes the design and implementation of policies that are adapted to the relevant territorial scales or geographies, and that focus on the main factors that: sustain competitive advantages; generate stronger, fairer and liveable regional economies; and promote effective and innovative governance at all levels of government.
Examinations of patterns of growth reveal that underdeveloped rural and intermediate regions tend to grow faster. This report looks at how regional policies can support productivity growth and jobs.
I myself am currently using this book for teaching students …. While ED personnel are generally "on the ground," they also do extensive research and quantitative analysis as to potential sites which may accommodate future employers. This report highlights five case studies and the OECD New Rural Paradigm, presenting an effective framework for addressing food insecurity and malnutrition.
Regional food system stakeholders have also learned that appropriately targeted policies and support can advance the economic and financial security of low- and moderate-income households and communities.
OECD Regional Outlook The OECD Regional Outlook examines the widening productivity gap across regions within countries, and the implications of these trends for the well-being of people living in different places.
As a result, scholars of economics and public finance, public administration, political science, urban studies, policy studies, and development studies will appreciate this invaluable resource. The 'father of regional science', Walter lsard, was the first to put together a comprehensive volume on techniques of regional analysis Isardand since then a huge literature has emerged, including the many titles in the series published by Springer in which this book is published.
In planning for cities and regions, both large and small, economic development issues now tend to be integrated into strategic planning processes. They include the news media, foundations, utilities, schools, health care providers, faith-based organizations, and colleges, universities, and other education or research institutions.
Based on in-depth econometric modelling and analyses, this report reframes the debate on regional policy and development, emphasising that opportunities for growth exist in all regions. GDP per capita — growing development population[ edit ] GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by mid year population.
Adopting a Territorial Approach to Food Security and Nutrition Food insecurity and malnutrition are major international concerns, especially in rural areas.
These municipalities took a middle of the road approach, focusing their LED strategy on addressing both issues of poverty and growth and the fundamental linkages between the two World Bank, In any case, it is important to not expect that particular economic development programs be able to fix many problems at once as that would be establishing unsurmountable goals for them that are highly unlikely they can achieve.
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