All entries for April 2009
April 20, 2009
April 13, 2009
From an industrial to a service economy. From a service economy to an education (probably international) economy. Notice the long undeveloped foreground, unlikey to be developed in the current climate.
The industrial railway line bringing in the people for all 3 kinds of economy, and people out. In the background- the new Wolverhampton University student accomodation reaching up into the future. Is this development really sustainable?
Immediately- employment (services of domestic staff), fees and spending from students.
In the long term- even if these sudents leave Wolverhampton after their training, they should be able to contribute to the economy somewhere, and with the local and global economies inextricably intertwined, one could say that the accomdation is a sound investment for now and the future.
Goodness- I think that’s the driest entry I’ve ever written- let’s liven it up a bit.