A new theoretical analysis of deindustrialisation

  title={A new theoretical analysis of deindustrialisation},
  author={Fiona Tregenna},
  journal={Cambridge Journal of Economics},
  • F. Tregenna
  • Published 1 November 2014
  • Economics
  • Cambridge Journal of Economics
The analysis of deindustrialisation has been led by heterodox economists, especially those in the structuralist and Kaldorian traditions, based on a conception of sectoral specificity and the role of manufacturing in growth. Sectors are not the units of Marxian economic analysis, but thinking through the meaning of sectors in Marxian terms allows for an analysis of the meaning and implications of a change in sectoral structure. Deindustrialisation is the sectoral shift that has been most… Expand
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