Social Processes, and Regional Economic Development

  • James W. HarringtonJr.
  • Deron Ferguson
Part of the Advances in Spatial Science book series (ADVSPATIAL)


Recognizing the salience of waged labor and labor-force characteristics for regional development, this chapter proposes an institutional framework for analyzing local or regional labor processes and underscores the potential utility of that framework for effecting change in regional labor (re)production, “quality”” allocation, and wages.


Labor Supply Institutional Arrangement Labor Demand Labor Process Labor Organization 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • James W. HarringtonJr.
    • 1
  • Deron Ferguson
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of GeographyUniversity of WashingtonSeattleUSA

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