Urban change

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  • What are the social and economic issues of urban change
    • Reasons for urban growth
      • Industrialisation
      • Rural to urban migration
      • Inward investment (TNCs)
      • Increase in population
      • New markets
      • Governemnt investment
    • Reasons for urban decline
      • De-industrialisation
      • Globalisation
      • Immigration
      • Segregation
    • Economic issues of urban change
      • Greater wealth gap
      • Reduced wealth
      • Unemployment
      • Rising cost of living
    • Social issues of urban change
      • Informal housing
      • Informal employment
      • Unemployment
      • Segregation
      • Crime
    • Birmingham
      • Growth/Decline factors
        • Industrial revolution
        • Globalisation of manufacturing
        • Tourism
      • Economic issues
        • Strain on public transport system
        • High skilled jobs held by commuters
        • High rates of unemployment in inner city
        • Polarisation in population
        • 80% jobs tertiary
      • Social issues
        • Third most deprived core city in UK
        • Areas of council housing
        • Ethnic minorities and descrimination
    • Dhaka
      • Growth factors
        • TNCs drawn by cheap labour
        • Rapid population growth
        • 400,000 migrants per year
        • Rural to urban migration
      • Economic issues
        • 25% unemployment
        • Many [eople involved in informal employment
      • Social issues
        • Informal employment
        • Children often exposed to hazardous work conditions
        • Poverty and crime
        • Widespread deprivation
      • Deprivation
        • Population growth outstripping service provision
        • High demand for services- 12 million population
        • Authorities have lack of money and resources to supply services
        • 1/3 of household dont have mains tapped water
        • 20% don not recieve education, adult litercay 45%

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