Globalization in History: A Geographical Perspective

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Crafts, N. F. R.; Venables, Anthony;
  • Publisher: Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Subject: JZ | Globalization, economic geography, economic history | Globalization; economic geography; economic history | HC | economic geography; economic history; globalization | HC Economic History and Conditions
    • jel: jel:N7 | jel:N70 | jel:F1 | jel:F10 | jel:N1 | jel:N10

This paper argues that a geographical perspectie is fundamental to understanding comparative economic development in the context of globalization. Central to this view is the role of agglomeration in productivity performance; size and location matter. The tools of the n... View more
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