GRE Reading Comprehension: JiJing 352-GRE阅读机经352篇 - 1N01VKI5P4LQXK57J

According to the passage, all of the following influenced the growth of manufacturing in New York City EXCEPT A. a growth in the city's population and labor pool B. increased competition in the city's housing construction C. profitable national marketing of goods produced in the city D. the city's development of alternatives to waterpower E. demand for printed materials by the city's merchants