North Sea oil and regional economic development: the case of the north east of England

Cumbers, A. (1995) North Sea oil and regional economic development: the case of the north east of England. Area, 27(3), pp. 208-217.

Cumbers, A. (1995) North Sea oil and regional economic development: the case of the north east of England. Area, 27(3), pp. 208-217.

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Abstract

This paper examines the impact of recent North Sea oil and gas related developments in the North East of England. It argues that whilst they have created employment opportunities during a period of economic crisis, they have done little to improve the region's position within the UK's spatial division of labour.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Cumbers, Professor Andrew
Authors: Cumbers, A.
College/School:College of Social Sciences > Adam Smith Business School > Management
Journal Name:Area
Publisher:Blackwell Publishing
ISSN:0004-0894
ISSN (Online):1475-4762

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