The Worldas Cities offers instructors and students in higher education an accessible introduction to the three major perspectives influencing city-regions worldwide: City-Regions in a World System; Nested City-Regions; and The City-Region as the Engine of Economic Activity/Growth. The book provides students with helpful essays on each perspective, case studies to illustrate each major viewpoint, and discussion questions following each reading. The Worldas Cities concludes with an original essay by the editor that helps students understand how an analysis incorporating a combination of theoretical perspectives and factors can provide a richer appreciation of the worldas city dynamics.In exchange, Hyundai commenced production in Montgomery in March 2005. ... In November 2010, Santa Fe assembly was shifted to Kiaa#39;s West Point Plant, in order to make room for its Hyundai Elantra model. ... Related multipliers from the project have generated another 14, 000, retail and service jobs in the region.
|Title||:||The World's Cities|
|Author||:||Andrew James Jacobs, A. J. Jacobs|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2012|