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The Resource Global shift : mapping the changing contours of the world economy, Peter Dicken

Global shift : mapping the changing contours of the world economy, Peter Dicken

Label
Global shift : mapping the changing contours of the world economy
Title
Global shift
Title remainder
mapping the changing contours of the world economy
Statement of responsibility
Peter Dicken
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
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Dicken, Peter
Dewey number
338.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Industries
  • Globalization
  • International economic relations
  • Economic geography
  • Economic history
Label
Global shift : mapping the changing contours of the world economy, Peter Dicken
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 555-583) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. The shifting contours of the global economy -- 1. Questioning 'globalization' -- 2. Global shift : the changing global economic map -- Pt. 2. Processes of global shift -- 3. Technological change : 'gales of creative destruction' -- 4. Transnational corporations : the primary 'movers and shapers' of the global economy -- 5. 'Webs of enterprise' : the geography of transnational production networks -- 6. 'The state is dead ... long live the state' -- 7. 'Doing it their way' : variations in state economic policies -- 8. Dynamics of conflict and collaboration : the uneasy relationship between TNCs and states -- Pt. 3. The picture in different sectors -- 9. 'Fabric-ating fashion' : the clothing industries -- 10. 'Wheels of change' : the automobile industry -- 11. 'Chips with everything' : the semiconductor industry -- 12. 'We are what we eat' : the agro-food industries -- 13. 'Making the world go round' : financial services -- 14. 'Making the connections, moving the goods' : the logistics and distribution industries -- Pt. 4. Winning and losing in the global economy -- 15. Winning and losing : an introduction -- 16. Good or bad? : evaluating the impact of TNCs on home and host economies -- 17. Making a living in developed countries : where will the jobs come from? -- 18. Making a living in developing countries : sustaining growth, enhancing equity, ensuring survival -- 19. Making the world a better place
Control code
000040933816
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xxiii, 599 p.
Isbn
9781412929547
Lccn
2006030433
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Global shift : mapping the changing contours of the world economy, Peter Dicken
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 555-583) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. The shifting contours of the global economy -- 1. Questioning 'globalization' -- 2. Global shift : the changing global economic map -- Pt. 2. Processes of global shift -- 3. Technological change : 'gales of creative destruction' -- 4. Transnational corporations : the primary 'movers and shapers' of the global economy -- 5. 'Webs of enterprise' : the geography of transnational production networks -- 6. 'The state is dead ... long live the state' -- 7. 'Doing it their way' : variations in state economic policies -- 8. Dynamics of conflict and collaboration : the uneasy relationship between TNCs and states -- Pt. 3. The picture in different sectors -- 9. 'Fabric-ating fashion' : the clothing industries -- 10. 'Wheels of change' : the automobile industry -- 11. 'Chips with everything' : the semiconductor industry -- 12. 'We are what we eat' : the agro-food industries -- 13. 'Making the world go round' : financial services -- 14. 'Making the connections, moving the goods' : the logistics and distribution industries -- Pt. 4. Winning and losing in the global economy -- 15. Winning and losing : an introduction -- 16. Good or bad? : evaluating the impact of TNCs on home and host economies -- 17. Making a living in developed countries : where will the jobs come from? -- 18. Making a living in developing countries : sustaining growth, enhancing equity, ensuring survival -- 19. Making the world a better place
Control code
000040933816
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xxiii, 599 p.
Isbn
9781412929547
Lccn
2006030433
Other physical details
ill., maps

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