The new geography of jobs [electronic resource] / Enrico Moretti.

Author
Moretti, Enrico [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.
Description
1 online resource (304 p.)

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In The New Geography of Jobs, award-winning Berkeley economist Enrico Moretti looks at the major shifts taking place in the US economy and reveals the surprising winners and losers??--??specifically, which kinds of jobs will drive economic growth and where they'll be located??--??while exploring how communities can transform themselves into dynamic innovation hubs.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language note
English
Contents
""Front Cover""; ""Front Matter""; ""Half Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""1. American Rust""; ""2. Smart Labor: Microchips, Movies, and Multipliers""; ""3. The Great Divergence""; ""4. Forces of Attraction""; ""5. The Inequality of Mobility and Cost of Living""; ""6. Poverty Traps and Sexy Cities""; ""7. The New “Human Capital Century�""; ""Back Matter""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index""
ISBN
0-547-75014-5
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