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Agglomeration by export destination: evidence from Spain

Roberto Ramos and Enrique Moral-Benito.

in Journal of Economic Geography

May 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; International Trade; Production and Organizations. 11330 words.


We use a dataset of Spanish exporters with rich spatial information to document the existence of agglomeration economies by export destination. More...

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Endogenous transport prices and trade imbalances

Olaf Jonkeren, Erhan Demirel, Jos van Ommeren and Piet Rietveld.

in Journal of Economic Geography

May 2011; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Transport; International Trade; Production and Organizations; Transportation Systems; Market Structure and Pricing. 8694 words.

According to economic theory, imbalances in trade flows affect transport prices, because (some) carriers have to return without cargo from the low-demand region to the high-demand region....

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Export-market dynamics and firm-level productivity: evidence for UK tradable sectors

Richard Harris and Qian Cher Li.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2012; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; International Trade; Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Production and Organizations. 8587 words.

This study empirically assesses the microeconomic productivity impact associated with export-market transitions, providing the first analysis for the whole tradable economy for the UK....

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Location equilibrium with endogenous rent seeking

Magnus Wiberg.

in Journal of Economic Geography

November 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 7829 words.

This article analyzes the location of manufacturing activities when regional policy is determined by endogenous rent seeking. Once lobbying for government transfers to regions is included...

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Mobile Capital, Variable Elasticity of Substitution, and Trade Liberalization

Ching-mu Chen and Dao-Zhi Zeng.

in Journal of Economic Geography

March 2018; p ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Market Structure and Pricing; International Trade; International Factor Movements and International Business; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 11477 words.


This article investigates the impact of trade liberalization on trade patterns, firm markups, and firm locations in a two-factor monopolistic...

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