Business Economics

Negative effects of urbanisation to economic and business growth

Rural industries Agriculture will take back seat Increase in drug usage, crimes etc.  Cost of infrastructure increases Increased pollution Difficulty in waste management Traffic congestion

Economics

Positive effects of urbanisation to economic and business growth

Increase in market Improved infrastructure Improved transportation facilities Social and cultural integration

Economics

What is urbanisation? What are the causes of urbanisation?

Urbanisation is the shift from rural to an urban society, bringing a large concentration of people into towns and cities. This process usually occurs when