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economic geography

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(Economics) the study of the geographical distribution of economic resources and their use
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Noun1.economic geography - the branch of geography concerned with the production and distribution of commoditieseconomic geography - the branch of geography concerned with the production and distribution of commodities
geographics, geography - study of the earth's surface; includes people's responses to topography and climate and soil and vegetation
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In this broad framework, Abigail Cooke, an assistant professor of geography at the University at Buffalo, and Thomas Kemeny, a research assistant professor at UB and at the University of Southampton in England, recently published their research findings in the journal Economic Geography.
Economics of location created regional science and economic geography which have used other disciplines which surprisingly became theoretically and methodologically divergent by time.
Her fields of research and expertise are Human Geography (Demography, Settlement Geography), Economic Geography (especially tourism geography), Cultural Geography, Political Geography.
KEY WORDS | territorial development, regional economy, economic geography.
Chancellor George Osborne has reiterated the government's support for the multi-billion pound HS2 rail project, saying it will "change the economic geography of this country".
We will wake up on January 1, 2014, only to realize that we have given away our land for free," Professor Vesselin Boyadzhiev, from the Social and Economic Geography department at Sofia University, said in an interview for Novinite.
Having previously lectured at the University of Sheffield and Uwic, Prof Huggins was appointed chairman of economic geography at Cardiff University and director of its Centre for Advanced Studies earlier this month.
His research interests include economic geography, international financial markets, international macroeconomic policy coordination, emerging markets and global competitiveness.
Abstract: The aim of this paper is to celebrate the two "golden decades" of the New Economic Geography (NEG), outlining the main achievements of this new field of study, and at the same time, to critically examine the actual stage of NEG and to formulate some opinions regarding its future.
In addition to the Nobel Prize, Krugman's work in economics has earned him worldwide acclaim in the field of international trade and economic geography.

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