(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1996)

Document title

Another round of globalization in San Francisco

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

WALKER R. (1) ;
(1) University of California, Berkeley, ETATS-UNIS


San Francisco has a long experience with global markets, conquest, migration, and competition. The first opening produced San Francisco's leap forward and initial industrialization, but limits to imperial ambitions forced local capital to intensify the development of California. After a long ride on the roller coaster of globalization, the Bay Area finds itself facing new and severe challenges. This has led to a turning inward, but with an eye on outside markets and investments and a hand out to welcome global labor, capital and tourists to California


Article of periodic

published at : Urban geography / ISSN 0272-3638

Editor : Winston, Silver Spring, MD - ETATS-UNIS (1980)

Millesime : 1996, vol. 17, no1 [pp. 60-94]

Bibliographic references : 7 P.




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