ISBN 9789332536470,The World Economy - Geography, Business, Development

The World Economy - Geography, Business, Development


Barney Warf



Pearson Education

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789332536470

ISBN-10 9332536473

Paper Back

Edition 6th
Number of Pages 504 Pages
Language (English)


This comprehensive text explores contemporary geographic topics and perspectives relating to the world economy. The authors provide a strong theoretical and practical foundation for understanding the global economy in an era of shifting borders, restructuring economies and regional ealignments. Economic theory is combined with geography to address critical problems of growth, distribution and development, along with their impact on international business. Recent geopolitical changes are vividly portrayed in a series of superb full-color maps and striking photographs. The sixth edition includes updated tables and data, color maps, 2009 economic statistics, a detailed analysis of the global shift in world trade and development, eleven new case studies and a new premium website with videos, web links, RSS feeds and quizzes