Western and Central Europe
Russia and the Ukraine
Eastern North America
A parallel state.
The informal economy.
The sale of resources.
Local owner operators.
Local or regional governments.
Gross national product
Harold Hotelling/ locational interdependence theory
Alfred Weber/ variable revenue analysis theory
Immanuel Wallerstein/ modernization theory
Von Thuen/ space-time compression theory
W.W. Rostow/ capitalist world economy theory
A collapse of the U.S. market for shirts.
A decrease in Chinese shirt production.
A shifting of production form country to country in the periphery and semi-periphery.
An increase in Chinese wages.
Structural adjustment loans
Micro credit programs
Purchasing power parity
Physical Quality of Life Index
Human Development Indes
Location of competitors
Drop in the price of oil.
Traditional society, preconditions for takeoff, drive to maturity, takeoff age of mass consumption
Traditional society, takeoff, preconditions for takeoff, age of mass consumption, drive to maturity
Traditional society, preconditions for takeoff, takeoff, drive to maturity, age of mass consumption
Preconditions for takeoff, takeoff, traditional society, drive to maturity, age of mass consumption
Drive to maturity, traditional society, takeoff, preconditions for takeoff, age of mass consumption
Access to raw materials
Gross Domestic Product
Availability of consumer goods
Friction of distance.
The "takeoff" model.
The liberal model.
The modernization model.
Washington Federal Savings and Loan
The trend of the drainage system