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Location patterns and dynamics of industrial activity in the modern metropolis

Allen J. Scott

Location patterns and dynamics of industrial activity in the modern metropolis

a review essays

by Allen J. Scott

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Published by University of Toronto, Dept. of Geography in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial location -- Ontario -- Toronto metropolitan area,
  • Industrial location.,
  • Metropolitan areas.,
  • Urban economics.,
  • Toronto Metropolitan Area (Ont.) -- Industries

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 60-78.

    StatementAllen J. Scott.
    SeriesDiscussion paper / Dept. of Geography, University of Toronto -- no. 27
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD58 S36
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78 p. --
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19159110M

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