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AP Human Geography - Chapter 14 Review

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Time Warner, Disney, Viacom, and Universal are all examples of _________________
vertical integration
What is synergy?
The cross promotion of vertical integrated goods
What are a set of interconnected nodes?
networks
What is participatory development?
The idea that locals should be engaged in deciding what development means for them and how to achieve it
What is the most globally linked city in the world?
London
Where was the first local exchange system established?
Vancouver Island, Canada
The spread of Princess Diana's death so quickly is an example of what?
globalization
How many global cities are in the United States?
17
The rift between rich and poor is__________ at the global scale.
growing
Define horizontal integration
to own a particular step in the production or commodity chain of a product
True or False: Globalization is the inevitable outcome of modern spatial processes
False
True or False: Miami is more linked to Latin America than L.A.
True
True or False: The world bank, IMF, and the WTO are seen as carrying out the Washington Consensus.
True
True or False: According to Castell's, networks lead to increased regional inequities.
True