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The Resource Canada and the Global Economy : the Geography of Structural and Technological Change

Canada and the Global Economy : the Geography of Structural and Technological Change

Label
Canada and the Global Economy : the Geography of Structural and Technological Change
Title
Canada and the Global Economy
Title remainder
the Geography of Structural and Technological Change
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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 at the time of Canada's entry into NAFTA
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
337.71
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC115.C197 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Economic geography
  • Technological innovations
  • Canada
  • Canada
  • Economic geography
  • Economic history
  • International economic relations
  • Technological innovations
  • Canada
Label
Canada and the Global Economy : the Geography of Structural and Technological Change
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Contents -- Contributors -- Preface -- 1 Introduction -- Part One: The Open Economy -- 2 Foreign Trade in Goods and Services -- 3 External Shocks: Regional Implications of An Open Staple Economy -- 4 Shifts in Canadian Direct Investment Abroad and Foreign Direct Investment in Canada -- 5 The Canadian Financial System in International Perspective -- Part Two: The New Staple Economy -- 6 Technological Imperatives in Resource Sectors: Forest Products -- 7 Restructuring in the Canadian Mining and Mineral-Processing Industries -- 8 Redrawing the Canadian Energy Map -- 9 Agriculture in a World of Subsidies -- Part Three: Manufacturing And The Impact Of Technological Change -- 10 Employment Creation By Small Firms -- 11 Organizational Restructuring of U.S.-Based Manufacturing Subsidiaries and Plant Closure -- 12 Restructuring in Mature Manufacturing Industries: The Case of Canadian Clothing -- 13 Restructuring in a Continental Production System -- 14 High-Tech Canada -- 15 Capital, Technological Change, and Regional Growth -- Part Four: Services And The Spatial Organization Of The Economy -- 16 The Role of Transportation in the Canadian Economy -- 17 The Canadian Market and Activities Oriented to Consumers -- 18 The Role and Location of Service Activities in the Canadian Space Economy -- 19 Quaternary Places in Canada -- Part Five: Political Economic Questions -- 20 Canada'S Public Space Economy -- 21 Socio-Spatial Restructuring of Canadian Labour Markets -- 22 Technological Change and Innovation: Policy Issues -- 23 Conclusion: Canada'S Emerging Economic Geography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Z
Control code
732601021
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (472)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732601021
Label
Canada and the Global Economy : the Geography of Structural and Technological Change
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Contents -- Contributors -- Preface -- 1 Introduction -- Part One: The Open Economy -- 2 Foreign Trade in Goods and Services -- 3 External Shocks: Regional Implications of An Open Staple Economy -- 4 Shifts in Canadian Direct Investment Abroad and Foreign Direct Investment in Canada -- 5 The Canadian Financial System in International Perspective -- Part Two: The New Staple Economy -- 6 Technological Imperatives in Resource Sectors: Forest Products -- 7 Restructuring in the Canadian Mining and Mineral-Processing Industries -- 8 Redrawing the Canadian Energy Map -- 9 Agriculture in a World of Subsidies -- Part Three: Manufacturing And The Impact Of Technological Change -- 10 Employment Creation By Small Firms -- 11 Organizational Restructuring of U.S.-Based Manufacturing Subsidiaries and Plant Closure -- 12 Restructuring in Mature Manufacturing Industries: The Case of Canadian Clothing -- 13 Restructuring in a Continental Production System -- 14 High-Tech Canada -- 15 Capital, Technological Change, and Regional Growth -- Part Four: Services And The Spatial Organization Of The Economy -- 16 The Role of Transportation in the Canadian Economy -- 17 The Canadian Market and Activities Oriented to Consumers -- 18 The Role and Location of Service Activities in the Canadian Space Economy -- 19 Quaternary Places in Canada -- Part Five: Political Economic Questions -- 20 Canada'S Public Space Economy -- 21 Socio-Spatial Restructuring of Canadian Labour Markets -- 22 Technological Change and Innovation: Policy Issues -- 23 Conclusion: Canada'S Emerging Economic Geography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Z
Control code
732601021
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (472)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732601021

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