Regional perceptions and inward investment a study of industrial location decision-making, withspecial reference to West Cumbria

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Published by Government Enterprise Communication Unit, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne in Newcastle Upon Tyne .

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  • Investment analysis -- England -- Cumbria.,
  • Investments, Foreign -- England -- Cumbria.,
  • Economic surveys -- England -- Cumbria.,
  • Cumbria (England) -- Economic conditions.,
  • Cumbria (England) -- Economic policy.

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Includes bibliography.

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Statement[text by Richard Wylie and Rod Hague].
SeriesWestlakes research monographs -- no.1
ContributionsWylie, Richard., Hague, Rod., University of Newcastle upon Tyne. Government Enterprise Communication Unit.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. :
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Open LibraryOL18577107M
ISBN 101898036055

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The papers cover a wide spectrum of development and finance issues with. This collection of papers arises from two major international conferences on inward investment and regional development, and the role of accumulated capital in regional business development. The papers cover a wide spectrum of development and finance issues with the common theme that capital flows can have a substantial impact on regional.

The 'boom' in foreign direct investment (FDI) since the mids, continues to be paramount in policy interest. This book reviews the literature on the nature of FDI and reports the recent results on the performance of FDI plants in order to show the implications for regional Cited by: Perceptions of regional inequality and the geography of discontent: insights from the UK Philip McCann ABSTRACT This paper examines the issue of whether the UK displays high levels of interregional inequality or only average levels of inequality.

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