The Role of Industry in Satellite Towns of Polish and French Metropolitan Areas – Case Study of Myślenice and Issoire

Agnieszka Kwiatek-Sołtys, Krzysztof Wiedermann, Helene Mainet, Jean-Charles Edouard
2014 Prace Komisji Geografii Przemysłu Polskiego Towarzystwa Geograficznego  
The emerging problem of changing and shrinking economic base of many small towns causes necessity of searching for new paths of development for them. Former central service functions existing in many small towns are largely washed out to larger cities as a result of the present metropolisation processes. The question arises to what extent these towns are or may be attractive for the development of production functions.The aim of the paper is to show the role of industry for the development of
more » ... all towns in Małopolska in Poland and Auvergne in France on the case studies of Myślenice and Issoire.
doi:10.24917/20801653.25.11 fatcat:yy572pbfuvbrngre6mepjyxvqe