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Handbook of regional growth and development theories

Handbook of regional growth and development theories

Author: Roberta Capello; Peter Nijkamp
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This volume brings together contributions looking at new pathways in regional economics, written by many well-known international scholars. The most advanced theories, measurement methods and policy issues in regional growth are given in-depth treatment.

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Handbook of regional growth and development theories.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2009
(DLC) 2008017423
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Roberta Capello; Peter Nijkamp
ISBN: 9781848445987 1848445989 1847205062 9781847205063 1282295543 9781282295544
OCLC Number: 319902701
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 529 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Theories of agglomeration and regional economic growth: a historical review / Philip McCann and Frank van Oort --
Space, growth and development / Roberta Capello --
Location/allocation of regional growth / Gunther Maier and Michaela Trippl --
Regional growth and trade in the new economic geography and other recent theories / Kieran P. Donaghy --
Endogenous growth theories: agglomeration benefits and transportation costs / G. Alfredo Minerva and Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano --
Agglomeration, productivity and regional growth: production theory approaches / Jeffrey P. Cohen and Catherine J. Morrison Paul --
Territorial capital and regional development / Roberto Camagni --
Human capital and regional development / Alessandra Faggian and Philip McCann --
Infrastructure and regional development / Johannes Bröcker and Piet Rietveld --
Entrepreneurship and regional development / Manfred M. Fischer and Peter Nijkamp --
Knowledge spillovers, entrepreneurship and regional development / David B. Audretsch and T. Taylor Aldridge --
R & D spillovers and regional growth / Daria Denti --
Knowledge and regional development / Börje Johansson and Charlie Karlsson --
Agglomeration externalities, innovation and regional growth: theoretical perspectives and meta-analysis / Henri L.F. de Groot, Jacques Poot and Martijn J. Smit --
Sustainable development and regional growth / Amitrajeet A. Batabyal and Peter Nijkamp --
Measuring agglomeration / Ryohei Nakamura and Catherine J. Morrison Paul --
Measuring the regional divide / Roberto Ezcurra and Andrés Rodríguez-Pose --
Measuring regional endogenous growth / Robert J. Stimson, Alistair Robson and Tung-Kai Shyy --
Regional growth and convergence: heterogeneous reaction versus interaction in spatial econometric approaches / Cem Ertur and Julie Le Gallo --
CGE modeling in space: a survey / Kieran P. Donaghy --
Modern regional input/output and impact analyses / Jan Oosterhaven and Karen R. Polenske --
Institutions and regional development / T.R. Lakshmanan and Ken J. Button --
Regional policy: rationale, foundations and measurement of its effects / Jouke van Dijk, Henk Folmer and Jan Oosterhaven --
New regional policies for less developed areas: the case of India / Maria Abreu and Maria Savona --
Economic decline and public intervention: do special economic zones matter? / Peter Friedrich and Chang Woon Nam.
Responsibility: edited by Roberta Capello and Peter Nijkamp.


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