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Furniture City in the Driver’s Seat

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Andrew C. Brod, Director, Center for Business & Economic Research (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: What keeps an industry together in a particular region? What serves as the glue that prevents companies from drifting away to other areas? Historically, the answer was access to natural resources, proximity to markets, or the presence of cheap labor. In some industries, these are still important.

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Publication
Brod, Andrew (2007). Furniture City in the Driver’s Seat. Greensboro News & Record, July 15, 2007
Language: English
Date: 2007
Keywords
Furniture industry, Home furnishings, High Point, Intellectual capital