New Industrial Spaces: Flexible Production Organization and Regional Development in North America and Western Europe

  title={New Industrial Spaces: Flexible Production Organization and Regional Development in North America and Western Europe},
  author={Allen J. Scott},
  journal={Economic Geography},
  • A. Scott
  • Published 1 April 1989
  • Economics
  • Economic Geography
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