Globalizing L.A.
Trade, Infrastructure, and Regional Development
Steven P. Erie

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Preface

I. Overview
1. “Gateway for the Pacific Rim”
2. Regional Trade Catalysts: Local Markets and Governments

II. Historical Development: Entrepreneurial Visions and Deeds, 1880-1992
3. Local Foundations: Creating the Global Gateways, 1880-1932
4. Building for Regional and Global Markets: Leadership and Innovation, 1933-1992

III. Mounting Challenges: The Riordan Years, 1993-2001
5. Weathering Storms at the Ports
6. Building Trade Corridors
7. International-Airport Development: At Stall Speed

IV. The New Millennium: At the Global Crossroads
8. Rethinking Global Los Angeles: New Challenges and Formulas

Notes
Index