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Moretti, Enrico
The new geography of jobs / Enrico Moretti
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, c2012
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  HD5706 .M596 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Labor market -- United States
Economic development -- United States
Equality -- United States
Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- United States
Physical Description 294 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-277) and index
Contents American rust -- Smart labor : microchips, movies, and multipliers -- The great divergence -- Forces of attraction -- The inequality of mobility and cost of living -- Poverty traps and sexy cities -- The new "human capital century"
Summary Makes correlations between success and geography, explaining how such rising centers of innovation as San Francisco and Austin are likely to offer influential opportunities and shape the national and global economies in positive or detrimental ways
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