Economic Development Within the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area

Economic Development Within the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area

Book - 1987
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This book focuses on economic relationships within the eight counties in the Philadelphia Primary Metropolitan Statistical Area. Long-term economic developments, changes in socioeconomic profiles between 1960 and 1980, and patterns of employment are examined on a county by county. Special attention is given to the spread and growth of employment in high-technology industries, the interdependencies between jobs and residents in the city and suburbs, and the roles of federal and state aid to the region.

Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c1987
ISBN: 9780812212310
Characteristics: xiv, 268 p. : map ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Luce, Thomas F.


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