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Unformatted text preview: Services contribute over 2/3 What might cause the hierarchy of Central Place Theory to change? New technology Population shifts Regional difference in economic growth Globalization of Services What is globalization? o Inherently geographic a force or process that makes something worldwide in scope-process of rescaling: Increasing mobility of and decreasing distance between capital, people, and information Globalization of Services General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS)- a provision of the 1995 WWTO Agreement o The GATS covers any service in any sector Imposes uniform rules over the entire realm of countries service sector domestic policies...
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- Fall '07