sector theory

sector theory

A land-use theory that says development tends to grow along transportation corridors outward from the city, forming wedge-shaped areas that follow the path of least resistance and most economy.

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Sector theory hinges on three aggregate sectors as basic springboard, namely: (1) the primary, secondary, and tertiary sectors.
This study offers initial insight into the challenges of private sector theory implementation in public sector structures and administrations, but further precise empirical research is needed.
Section III then discusses the more prominent responses to critics, namely third sector theory and treasury efficiency.
In addition to appeals to values and the nondistribution constraint, the leading justifications or assessments of the deduction today generally involve third sector theory or treasury efficiency analysis.
The officials at External Affairs distanced themselves from the Foreign Office as they explored complex ideas about effective occupation, the sector theory, and international law as they pertained to the Arctic Archipelago.
A fourth non-profit sector theory that we want to include in our theoretical framework is the social origin theory.
The sector theory has fared somewhat better at the regional level.
It is probably better regarded as a drawing together (at the regional scale) of elements of the sector theory contained within the work of Fisher and Clark, and certain features of the export base theory, as proposed by North.
Facing this reality, Wicksell passed over the early efforts at modeling a public sector theory based on known preferences, proceeding directly to what might be done to design a formulation which would be useful at the practical level.
These demarcation lines did not mean borders for the polar sector and adoption of the sector theory (Butler, 1978).
Durdenevskiy (1950) considered that all Arctic states had accepted the sector theory and the necessity of creating sectors under the full sovereignty of the coastal states.