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Agro-export specialization and food security in a sub-national context: the case of Colombian cut flowers

Anouk Patel-Campillo.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

July 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Capitalist Systems; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 8649 words.

Export-oriented development is largely premised on the spread and intensification of non-traditional agricultural exports (NTAEs) destined for northern markets. While developing countries...

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The British and the German financial sectors in the wake of the crisis: size, structure and spatial concentration

Dariusz Wójcik and Duncan MacDonald-Korth.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Capitalist Systems; Financial Institutions and Services. 9384 words.

We use employment data for 2008–2012 to analyse the impact of the subprime and Eurozone crises on the British and German financial sector. In the UK, the sector contracted and its spatial...

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The Demand for Food Quality in Rural China

Xiaohua Yu and David Abler.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

February 2009; p ublished online February 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 7427 words.

Many studies of food demand do not use actual prices but unit values, obtained by dividing expenditures by the quantity consumed. This can bias empirical analyses because unit values are...

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Design in a downturn? Creative work, labour market dynamics and institutions in comparative perspective

Tara Vinodrai.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

March 2013; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Economic Systems; Economic Sociology; Household Analysis; Economic Development. 10205 words.

This article examines how creative workers are adapting to the global economic downturn and how this process is unfolding in different national and regional institutional spaces. The...

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Development at the Border: Policies and National Integration in Côte D'Ivoire and Its Neighbors

Denis Cogneau, Sandrine Mesplé-Somps and Gilles Spielvogel.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2015; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Comparative Economic Systems. 11952 words.

By applying regression discontinuity designs to a set of household surveys from the 1980–90s, we examine whether Côte d'Ivoire's aggregate wealth was translated at the borders of...

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Electoral Systems, Regional Resentment and the Surprising Success of Anglo-American Populism

Jason S Spicer.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

March 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Capitalist Systems; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Economics. 13056 words.

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As populist movements, partly fuelled by voters in excluded regions, drive national electoral backlashes to globalisation, why have their only...

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The emerging market for European corporate governance: the relationship between governance and capital expenditures, 1997–2005

Rob Bauer, Robin Braun and Gordon L. Clark.

in Journal of Economic Geography

July 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Economic Systems; Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Economics; Corporate Governance. 12848 words.

We examine European corporate governance with respect to the relationship between shareholder value and capital investment. Based upon Europe's largest listed companies, it is shown that...

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The financialisation of infrastructure: the role of categorisation and property relations

Phillip M. O’Neill.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

November 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Publicly Provided Goods; Capitalist Systems; Regional Government Analysis; Economic Development. 8375 words.

The paper explores the links between the tolling of flows through infrastructure passageways and the nature of financial securities that capture the earnings from these flows. At the heart...

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From Transition to Development: The Economics and Policies of Rural Transition in East Asia, the Former Soviet Union, and Central and Eastern Europe: Discussion

Gershon Feder.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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The geography of the economic crisis in Europe: national macroeconomic conditions, regional structural factors and short-term economic performance

Riccardo Crescenzi, Davide Luca and Simona Milio.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

March 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Economywide Country Studies; Other Economic Systems; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 8854 words.

This article explores the linkages between pre-2008 crisis national macroeconomic conditions, regional resistance factors and depth of the crisis in the regions of the EU27. The results...

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