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Borders, Regions and People (European Research in Regional Science)

Borders, Regions and People (European Research in Regional Science)

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Published by Pion .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geopolitics,
  • Human geography,
  • Social impact of environmental issues

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsM.Van Der Velde (Editor), H.van Houtum (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8265704M
    ISBN 100850861713
    ISBN 109780850861716

    European Union has mostly open borders. The recent and current immigration crisis has tightened up some of the borders, but if you are legally in one of the countries, you can freely travel to others. There are African countries that have porous b. the polar regions of the Arctic in northern Canada and Atlantic Ocean borders their eastern edge, and the Pacific Ocean creates their western boundary. To the As people move to the cities, housing and other resources might not be able to meet demand, forcing prices upward. The gap between the cost of living.


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