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Economic Players; Birmingham
Terms in this set (21)
When did the Bermingham Family buy a charter to run a market?
How many men did Boulton employ in the world's first factory?
When did Boulton open the world's first factory?
Ultimately, why did Loyd and Midland bank need to open?
Who are the 3 present players of economic change in Birmingham?
Government, Flagship Developments and Transport
What did the Government improve to provide international accessibility to Birmingham?
Birmingham City Airport
What did the government do to much of the housing stock?
How did the government attempt to rebrand Birmingham as a modern city?
Broadband connection in the city centre.
What building created a multiplier effect in Birmingham?
International Convention Centre
What student population does the University bring to Birmingham?
Improving Shopping Centres and Pedestrianising the CBD gives Birmingham a greater what?
sphere of influence
How much was spend on the infrastructure of the city?
How much will the HS2 cost?
What will the HS2 connect Birmingham to?
How long would the journey on the HS2 take?
Name two global impacts that changed Birmingham economically?
1970 Recession and 1973 Oil Crisis
What percentage of Birmingham's population in Under 24?
In 1960 what percentage of the population was unemployed?
less than 1%
In 1982 what percentage of the population were unemployed?
How many people were employed in the car industry at te start of the 20th century?
Since economic change has taken place what type of industry is Birmingham structures around now?
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