Overview

deglomeration


Related Overviews

 

'deglomeration' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Earth Sciences and Geography

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

The movement of activity, usually industry, away from agglomerations, perhaps when congestion makes further agglomeration in a region difficult and expensive. See Werker and Athreye (2004) J. Evol. Econ. 14 on deglomeration, agglomeration, and evolutionary economic geography. Deglomeration economies, such as lower transport costs, or longer commuting times and congestion externalities (Y. Kanemoto et al. 2005), lead to decentralization.

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.