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Does infrastructure investment lead to economic growth or economic fragility? Evidence from China

Atif Ansar, Bent Flyvbjerg, Alexander Budzier and Daniel Lunn.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Publicly Provided Goods; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Economic Development; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Transportation Systems. 13419 words.

China’s three-decade infrastructure investment boom shows few signs of abating. Is China’s economic growth a consequence of its purposeful investment? Is China a prodigy in delivering...

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Heterogeneous effects of inter- and intra-city transportation infrastructure on economic growth: Evidence from Chinese cities

Yang Chen, Nimesh Salike, Fushu Luan and Ming He.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

November 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Transportation Systems. 8883 words.

This article studies the heterogeneous effects of inter- and intra-city transportation infrastructure on the growth of cities using a panel dataset comprising 219 Chinese cities over...

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Linking local business with global growth opportunities: the role of infrastructure

Debora Revoltella, Philipp-Bastian Brutscher, Alexandra Tsiotras and Christoph T. Weiss.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Factor Movements and International Business; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Publicly Provided Goods; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Public Economics; Transportation Systems; Regional Government Analysis. 8727 words.

Infrastructure is instrumental when it comes to linking local businesses with their global growth opportunities. This paper shows that, by making this link, the transport network can act as...

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Urban fiscal austerity, infrastructure provision and the struggle for regional transit in ‘Motor City’

Stephen Hall and Andrew E. G. Jonas.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

March 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regional Government Analysis; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Transportation Systems; Economic Development. 9239 words.

Studies suggest that urban fiscal crises trigger the institutional separation of strategic services from general purpose municipal functions. Traditional reformists have highlighted the...

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