• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Location Theory

Location theory focuses on the geography of economic activity with particular attention to industry. Four industrial categories are used: primary (agriculture, mining, and fishing), secondary (manufacturing of goods), tertiary (services), and quaternary (information).

In relation to the primary industry, Johann Heinrich von ...

Loading
  • Loading...
locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles