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The Changing Pattern of Employment

Regional Specialisation and Industrial Localisation in Britain, 1st Edition

By Michael Chisholm, Jim Oeppen

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128 pages

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This title, first published in 1973, covers the period of 1959 to 1968. The study suggests that government policies had very little effect on the employment structures of the sub-regions at this time, despite government intervention and policy objectives in Great Britain to reduce levels of unemployment in the depressed regions and curb congestion in the Midland and South East England conurbations. Instead, regional employment structures seemed to be determined by what was happening to industries at a national level.

This study will be of interest to economists, planners, regional scientists and geographers, as well as students in these fields.

Table of Contents

List of Tables; List of Figures; Preface; A Note of Explanation; 1. Introduction 2. Concepts and Data 3. Sub-Regional Changes in Employment Structure 4. The Changing Distribution of Industries 5. The Contribution of Industrial Change to Sub-Regional Growth 6. Conclusion; Appendix; References; Index

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS000000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / General
BUS079000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Government & Business