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Different perspectives on economic base.Author(s): Lisa K. Crone; Richard W. Haynes; Nicholas E. Reyna
Source: Res. Note PNW-RN-538. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 21 p
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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DescriptionTwo general approaches for measuring the economic base are discussed. Each method is used to define the economic base for each of the counties included in the Interior Columbia Basin Ecosystem Management Project area. A more detailed look at four selected counties results in similar findings from different approaches. Limitations of economic base analysis also are noted.
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CitationCrone, Lisa K.; Haynes, Richard W.; Reyna, Nicholas E. 1999. Different perspectives on economic base. Res. Note PNW-RN-538. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 21 p
KeywordsEconomic base, functional economies, Columbia River basin
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