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Crafting your way out of the recession? New craft entrepreneurs and the global economic downturn

Doreen Jakob.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

March 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Economic Sociology; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 7968 words.

Economic developers often celebrate making crafts for a living as a growing sector and positive career choice in these difficult economic times. Craft-making has not only been defined as a...

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Information overload, navigation, and the geography of mediated markets

Johannes Glückler and José Luis Sánchez-Hernández.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

October 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Primary Products; Economic Sociology; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 10927 words.

This article integrates arguments from the perspectives of the economics of information and of the economy of qualities to analyze the spatial consequences of digital technology and...

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Varieties of neoliberalism? Restructuring in large industrially dependent regions across Western and Eastern Europe

Kean Birch and Vlad Mykhnenko.

in Journal of Economic Geography

May 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Sociology; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Development; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Comparative Economic Systems; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 10006 words.

The recent travails of the European Constitution, now Reform Treaty, illustrate the divergence of views on European integration. To many commentators and academics, European integration has...

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