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dc.contributor.authorGordon, Ian
dc.contributor.authorHaslam, Colin
dc.contributor.authorMcCann, Philip
dc.contributor.authorScott-Quinn, Brian
dc.contributor.editorKarlsson, C.
dc.contributor.editorAndersson, A. E.
dc.contributor.editorCheshire, P. C.
dc.contributor.editorStough, R. R.
dc.identifier.citationGordon , I , Haslam , C , McCann , P & Scott-Quinn , B 2009 , Off-shoring of Work and London’s Sustainability as an International Financial Centre . in C Karlsson , A E Andersson , P C Cheshire & R R Stough (eds) , New Directions in Regional Economic Development . Springer , pp. 373-385 .
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dc.descriptionThis publication arises out of research funding from the Corporation of London
dc.description.abstractThe emergence, from the 1960s on, of a new spatial division of labour – with the old task-based division of labour within a firm taking on a spatial dimension, and comparative advantage increasingly shaping patterns of specialisation by func-tion/process as well as by sector/product – reflected both new possibilities opened up by developments in management, control and communications technologies and intensified competitive pressures within (generally) mature industrial sectors. On an international scale this primarily affected manufacturing activities, and was driven essentially by labour cost factorsen
dc.relation.ispartofNew Directions in Regional Economic Development
dc.titleOff-shoring of Work and London’s Sustainability as an International Financial Centreen
dc.contributor.institutionDepartment of Accounting, Finance and Economics
dc.contributor.institutionSocial Sciences, Arts & Humanities Research Institute
dc.contributor.institutionCentre for Research on Management, Economy and Society

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