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Regeneration

Investment in an area to make it nicer and gain more future investment and draw people in.

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Primary sector

Raw materials, farming, mining

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Secondary sector

Manufacturing and processing

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Tertiary sector

Service sector, tourism, banking, MOST POPULAR

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Quaternary sector

High tech research and design

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Quinary

Knowledge management, consultancy

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Ethnic composition

Information about the ethnic characteristics of a group of people.

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Demographics

People and population

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Two tier economy

One group of worker earn more money then another group.

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Spiral of decline

Factory shuts due to global shift, people lose jobs, people leave area, no investment, shops shut, vandalism.

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Political apathy

People accept the conditions they find themselves in but feel powerless to do anything about it.

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Infrastructure

Roads, airports, trains, buildings.

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Fracking (hydraulic fracturing)

Extracting oil or gas by injecting water, sand and chemicals into the ground to force cracks open and obtain the resources.

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Re-imaging

The area is advertised with a new packaging/image to change people's impression.

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Cumulative causation

Opposite of the spiral of decline- multiplier effect, expansion of an industry causing expansion in other industries.

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Quality of life

Health and happiness of people.

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Rebranding

Changing the name or reputation to change people's views on the area

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Difference between rebranding and re imaging

Re imaging- new 'packaging' to sell the area and attract investment .

Re branding- giving the area a new look / reputation to change people's view on it.