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Studies on service problems in the sparsely populated areas in northern Sweden

GoМ€sta Weissglas

Studies on service problems in the sparsely populated areas in northern Sweden

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Published by Umeå University, Dept. of Geography in Umeå .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sweden.
    • Subjects:
    • Sparsely populated areas -- Sweden.,
    • Service industries -- Sweden.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGösta Weissglas.
      SeriesGeographical reports ;, 5, Geographical reports ;, no. 5.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN573.5 .W43
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 220 p. :
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5258544M
      LC Control Number75332123

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Studies on service problems in the sparsely populated areas in northern Sweden by GoМ€sta Weissglas Download PDF EPUB FB2

Studies on service problems in the sparsely populated areas in northern Sweden Weissglas, Gösta Umeå University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Geography. Studies on service problems in the sparsely populated areas in northern Sweden.

By Gösta Weissglas. Abstract Diss. Umeå: Umeå universitet, [email protected] Topics: Social and Economic Geography, Social och ekonomisk geografi. Publisher: Umeå: Umeå Author: Gösta Weissglas.

The study area is located in a relatively peripheral and sparsely populated area in northern Sweden and consists of three local labour markets: Umeå, Örnsköldsvik and Lycksele. 2 Many local labour markets in northern Sweden are spatially large with few by: In the context of a relatively peripheral and sparsely populated area in northern Sweden, this paper aims to study commuting behaviour and factors influencing individuals’ propensities to Author: Erika Sandow.

Bylund E. () Industrial Location Policy and the Problems of Sparsely Populated Areas in Sweden. In: Robinson E.A.G. (eds) Backward Areas in Advanced Countries.

International Economic Association Conference Volumes, Numbers 1–Cited by: 1. In the context of a relatively peripheral and sparsely populated area in northern Sweden, this paper aims to study commuting behaviour and factors influencing individuals’ propensities to commute longer Cited by: The northern sparsely populated areas (NSPA) of Finland, Norway and Sweden are becoming increasingly important to the geopolitical and economic interests of these countries and the European Union (EU).

The NSPA regions are located on the periphery of Europe and are part of Europe’s gateway to the Arctic and eastern Russia. Mountain areas are seldom at the core of a nation’s economic or political system, placing the sparsely populated areas which are the focus of this thesis in the periphery (Westholm, ; Nordre- gio.

The northern sparsely populated areas (NSPA) of Finland, Norway and Sweden are becoming increasingly important to the geopolitical and economic interests of these countries and the European Union. These regions have unique geographical characteristics - low population density and a harsh climate - and face specific challenges due to an ageing population, long distances from markets, and high-cost land transport.

This briefing seeks to analyse the issues that affect sparsely populated and underpopulated areas and provide a short overview of the EU support available for this category of region.

Details will also be provided of the role of the European. Implementing Smart Specialisation in Sparsely Populated Areas This publication is a Technical report by the Joint Research Centre, the European Commission’s in-house science service. It aims to provide evidence-based scientific support to the European policy-making process.

EPRS Sparsely populated and underpopulated areas Members' Research Service Page 2 of 12 Background The debate on the post cohesion policy has already begun. A number of local and regional actors, such as the Committee of the Regions (CoR), the Demographic Change Regions Network (DCRN), the Northern Sparsely Populated Areas network (NSPA) and.

The NSPA network organised an Open Days side event under the name: "Northern Sparsely Populated Areas heading for smart growth - Europe and beyond" on Tuesday October 7th in Brussels. During the event important interest promotion issues and EU-policies concerning the northern areas were discussed and presentations on various themes were.

This book examines key aspects of the human mobilities associated with tourism in sparsely populated areas, and investigates how new mobility patterns inspired by technological, economic, political, and social change provide both opportunities and risks for those areas.

Examples are drawn from the northern peripheries of Europe and the north of. The Northern Sparsely Populated Areas network, NSPA, represents the interests of the four northernmost counties and regions of Sweden (Norrbotten, Västerbotten, Jämtland Härjedalen and Västernorrland), seven northernmost and eastern regions of Finland (Central Ostrobothnia, Kainuu, Lapland, North Karelia, Northern Ostrobothnia,File Size: KB.

A logistics network is the ‘connective tissue’ in a comprehensive supply chain and often the decisive factor for the chain’s ultimate success.

Logistics networks in sparsely populated areas are facing different challenges than those that operating in relatively densely inhabited ones. This paper discusses, firstly, various critical success factors of a logistics network in order for it Cited by: Preferences for commuting in sparsely populated areas.

Journal of Transport and Land Use, 2(3): e area in focus in this study is a relatively sparsely populated area in northern Sweden. 4 Part 2: Shared challenges and opportunities Northern Sparsely Populated Areas have collaborated as a network since The NSPA was established as a collaborative network in to raise awareness of the common issues and circumstances facing these regions within EU institutions, to influence EU policy and to provide a platform for best.

The northern sparsely populated areas (NSPA) of Finland, Norway and Sweden are becoming increasingly important to the geopolitical and economic interests of these countries and the European Union.

These regions. Northern Sparsely Populated Areas - Launch of OECD report, Brussels, 13 March 1. OECD TERRITORIAL REVIEW OF THE NSPA Committee for Regions Brussels 13 March 2.

• Findings – unique attributes of the NSPA in a European context and the importance of productivity and workforce activation to future growth.

futures of sparsely populated areas. is study examines issues around t for purpose for the application of projections to remote contexts.

We focus on projections made for the Northern Territory of Australia, a jurisdiction in the north of the country,Cited by: 2. Building on an analysis of data from a survey of Swedish residents' commuting options and preferences, this paper focuses on commuting in a relatively sparsely populated and peripheral area in northern Sweden.

Further, the question of whether increased commuting is socially sustainable from a commuter’s perspective is discussed. Ireland, in the rural areas of West Belgium and in the North of Netherlands or the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. So this is a common issue.

These regions have specific features and needs. Nevertheless, despite their differences, sparsely populated areas in Europe have to face at least four common problems:File Size: 26KB.

A case study of international tourism entrepreneurs in northern Sweden is presented. • Immigrant entrepreneurs imported new products, processes, knowledge and markets. • Despite good external and expatriate networks, local networking was limited.

• Barriers to knowledge sharing, learning and innovation spillover are by: 8. The major aim of the thesis is to study various issues regarding the supply of services in the rural areas of Northern Sweden characterized by sparse population.

Localities in these areas represent the lowest hierarchical units in the : Ulf Wiberg. service-oriented tourism jobs, as that likely does not involve the same individuals (Müller ), or due to tourism’s seasonality and low-pay (Lundmark b).

Currently in northern Sweden, studies on rural development in general, and on tourism sely populated areas (Eikeland ).Cited by: 1. Mobilities, micro-urbanisation and changing settlement patterns in the sparsely populated North,~AU$million. Modelling the demographic future of small villages in sparsely populated areas, Swedish Research Council FORMAS,~AU$, The Northern Sparsely Populated Areas (NSPA) Political Statement Summary This is a summary of the Northern Sparsely Populated Areas’ political statement on the framework of the future EU Cohesion Policy.

The NSPA is a strong, specific and promising region. I have to comment on Markku Nissinen's answer. Mostly wrong. Actually, quite erroneous. Only % of Sweden resides above the Polar Circle. In Kiruna, 19 days are without sunshine. Not exactly months.

Kiruna has an average winter temperature of. People who live in sparsely populated areas along the fringes of cities.

The point where the country would balance if it could be laid flat and everyone weighed the same. The highways, levees, mass transit, communications systems, electricity, water, sewer and other public goods needed to support population. This report looks at the northern sparsely populated areas of Finland, Norway and Sweden, which are becoming increasingly important to the geopolitical and economic interests of.

The post cohesion policy reform is already the subject of debate among policy-makers, stakeholders and EU institutions. One issue being discussed in various European and regional institutions is that of the insufficient support for the EU's sparsely populated and underpopulated areas.

The challenges these regions face are very much related to demographic change, and raise the general. In geography we are learning about people and population so this is a website to take people through the topic of people and population!!!:) Reasons for densely and sparsely populated areas Sparsely populated areas.

Poor soil for Farming. Poor communications. Little industry. Extreme climates. e.g. too cold (mountains). One objective was also to compare internalized stigma in a very sparsely populated area and an urban area in Sweden.

Methods. The study was conducted in two sites in Västerbotten’s county in northern Sweden in One sample was recruited from the outpatient department of the psychiatric clinic at the University hospital in Umea (N = ).Author: Lars Jacobsson, Magnus Lejon, Anette Edin-Liljegren.

the eastward continuation of the north european lowland and includes russia's core area. it seperates two vast expanses of low relief. considered one of the most sparsely populated areas on the habitable world. what city holds 1/3 of the country's population.

russian core. everything west of the Urals mountains. Central Industrial Region. Umeå’s population doubled over the last 50 years, making it one of Europe’s fastest growing cities in a sparsely populated region (Northern Sweden).

Bythe city is expected to reach a population of inhabitants, with consequences on housing, use of natural resources and waste production. The Institute for the Study of Sparsely Populated Areas is a multidisciplinary research unit which acts to coordinate, further, and initiate studies of the economic and social conditions of sparsely populated areas.

Short summaries of the eight studies completed in the session of indicate work in such areas as the study of political life in a small burgh in northeast Scotland, the. The basic information has been presented already, I have nothing to add to it. I’ll talk about the agriculture a bit though.

The old method to grow crops was the slash-and-burn method. You burnt the forest and the ash gave good harvest about two t. Sparsely populated areas have well-organized governments. Sparse levels of population are unrelated to political factors.

Sparse levels of population lead to political insecurity. Population projections are increasingly utilised as tools for understanding and modelling the economic, social, and environmental futures of sparsely populated areas.

This study examines issues around “fit for purpose” for the application of projections to remote contexts. We focus on projections made for the Northern Territory of Australia, a jurisdiction in the north of the country, to Cited by: 2. Abstract. A case study from Game Changers.

Anders Norberg. When campus-based education and various forms of "distance" education converge in a more "blended" format, the phenomenon can increase educational opportunities in sparsely populated areas, creating a cloud-like combination of on-campus and distance students.Study 4 Sparsely Populated Regions flashcards from Michael P.

on StudyBlue. When an area is dry for farming not many people want to live there. These areas cover about 20% of the earth's land surface. snowy, and sparsely settled. Some people prefer to live at higher elevations if the tempurature and precipitation are uncomfortable at.The focus of the project event is to understand how a region, like Västerbotten, effectively can adopt open and social innovation policies and initiatives to find the right balance between growing cities and increasingly sparsely inhabited areas.