Educating business geographers: geographers must start to fill the worldwide demand for business geography in the private sector, and the first step toward this goal is strengthening academic programs in the United States

By Estaville, Lawrence E., & Key-Mathews, Lisa, Texas State University

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Geography
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2006
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Geospatial Solutions
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The demand for geographers who have geospatial skills is flourishing. Why, then, is the number of professionals who call themselves business geographers so small? The answer is simple: Whereas many universities provide a geospatial technology education, f