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(p. xxiii) List of Abbreviations

(p. xxiii) List of Abbreviations

Prelims

NOHEG

New Oxford Handbook of Economic Geography

OHEG

Oxford Handbook of Economic Geography

Introduction

GDP

gross domestic product

IMF

International Monetary Fund

Chapter 1

FDI

foreign direct investment

GDP

gross domestic product

GFC

global financial crisis

IMF

International Monetary Fund

SOEs

state-owned enterprises

Chapter 2

EU

European Union

EU-SILC

European Union Statistics on Income and Living Conditions

IMF

International Monetary Fund

(p. xxiv) Chapter 3

CMSA

Consolidated Metropolitan Statistical Area

IMF

International Monetary Fund

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

SBTC

skill-biased technological change

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme

Chapter 4

FDI

foreign direct investment

GDP

gross domestic product

Chapter 5

AJR

Acemoglu, Johnson, and Robinson

BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party

GDP

gross domestic product

PPP

purchasing power parity

TFP

total factor productivity

Chapter 6

EC

European Commission

ECB

European Central Bank

EEC

European Economic Community

EMU

European Monetary Union

EU

European Union

FDI

foreign direct investment

GDP

gross domestic product

GVA

gross value added

HRADF

Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund

IMF

International Monetary Fund

SME

small- and medium-sized enterprise

(p. xxv) Chapter 7

EU

European Union

Chapter 11

EEG

evolutionary economic geography

RIS

regional innovation system

Chapter 12

CME

coordinated market economy

EEG

evolutionary economic geography

LEP

local enterprise partnership

LME

liberal market economy

Chapter 13

MSA

metropolitan statistical area

Chapter 14

ISP

Internet service provider

IT

information technology

Chapter 15

DCA

dichloroacetic acid

GPS

Global Positioning System

(p. xxvi) Chapter 16

IP

intellectual property

MNE

multinational enterprise

Chapter 17

B2C

business-to-consumer

BCD

Benchmark Cluster Definitions

DSC

Dual Specialization Correlation

IT

information technology

STEM

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

USCMP

U.S. Cluster Mapping Project

Chapter 19

FDI

foreign direct investment

GCN

global city network

HFDI

horizontal FDI

IDP

investment development pathway

KCM

Knowledge Capital Model

MNE

multinational enterprise

NEG

new economic geography

OLI

Ownership–Location–Internalization

PLC

product life cycle

VFDI

vertical FDI

Chapter 20

GPN

global production network

GVC

global value chain

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

UNCTAD

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

WTO

World Trade Organization

(p. xxvii) Chapter 21

BPO

business process outsourcing

CMMI

Capability Maturity Model Integration

GDM

global delivery model

GE

General Electric

ICT

information and communication technology

IS

impact sourcing

IT

information technology

KSC

knowledge services cluster

Chapter 22

FDI

foreign direct investment

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

TNC

transnational corporation

Chapter 23

CSR

corporate social responsibility

GPN

global production network

GVC

global value chain

ILO

International Labour Organization

NGO

non-governmental organization

UN

United Nations

Chapter 24

EU

European Union

INE

involuntary non-standard employment

SER

standard employment relationship

Chapter 28

DSGE

dynamic stochastic general equilibrium

IMF

International Monetary Fund

(p. xxviii) Chapter 29

CEO

chief executive officer

EU

European Union

FABS

financial and business services

FDI

foreign direct investment

GFN

global financial networks

GPN

global production networks

IT

information technology

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

TNC

transnational corporation

Chapter 30

AP

Associated Press

EU

European Union

HFT

high-frequency trading

Chapter 31

LTI

long-term investor

Chapter 33

EU

European Union

SUNFED

Special United Nations Fund for Economic Development

UN

United Nations

Chapter 34

CFTC

Commodity Futures Trading Commission

ETP

exchange-traded product

GSCI

Goldman Sachs Commodity Index

OTC

over the counter

(p. xxix) Chapter 35

ILS

insurance-linked securitization

Chapter 36

CO2

carbon dioxide

EU ETS

European Union Emissions Trading System

Chapter 37

GDP

gross domestic product

Chapter 38

GDP

gross domestic product

MNC

multinational corporation

NGO

non-governmental organization

Chapter 39

SEC

Securities and Exchange Commission

Chapter 40

GDP

gross domestic product

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

tCO2

total carbon dioxide

USGS

United States Geological Survey

(p. xxx) Chapter 41

LED

local economic development

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Chapter 42

CBA

community benefits agreement

Chapter 44

GOI

geography of innovation

IIG

innovation for inclusive growth

NIS

national innovation system

NSI

national systems of innovation

WTO

World Trade Organization

Chapter 45

GDP

gross domestic product

NEG

new economic geography