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Geography and development

J. Vernon Henderson

Geography and development

by J. Vernon Henderson

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Published by World Bank, Development Research Group, Infrastructure and Environment in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial location -- Economic aspects.,
  • Economic geography -- Economic aspects.,
  • Economic development.

  • About the Edition

    Why are some spatial differences in land rents and wages not bid away by firms and individuals in search of low-cost or high-income locations? Why does economic activity cluster in centers of activity? And what are the consequences of remoteness from existing centers?

    Edition Notes

    StatementVernon Henderson, Zmarak Shalizi, Anthony J. Venables.
    SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 2456, Policy research working papers (Online) ;, 2456.
    ContributionsShalizi, Zmarak, 1947-, Venables, Anthony., World Bank. Development Research Group. Environment and Infrastructure.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3669344M
    LC Control Number2002616181

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