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A Century of Research on Rural Development and Regional Issues

Elena G. Irwin, Andrew M. Isserman, Maureen Kilkenny and Mark D. Partridge.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

April 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regional Government Analysis; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Household Analysis; Economic Development. 18020 words.

Rural North America has undergone a major economic transformation over the past century due to labor-saving technological progress, reductions in transport costs, and rising household...

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Global policy developments towards industrial policy and skills: skills for competitiveness and growth

Francesca Froy.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Economic Sociology; Regional Government Analysis; Household Analysis. 8227 words.

There is a rising interest in both skills policy and industrial policy in OECD countries following the economic downturn. But how can skills policy best support industrial growth? In the...

How Does Suburbanization Affect Local Public Finance and Communities?*

JunJie Wu.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Public Economics; Regional Government Analysis. 3069 words.

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Public housing magnets: public housing supply and immigrants’ location choices

Gregory Verdugo.

in Journal of Economic Geography

January 2016; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Demographic Economics; Regional Government Analysis. 12611 words.

This article investigates how a reform allowing immigrants with children in France access to public housing during the 1970s influenced their initial location choices across local labour...

Racial Enclaves and Density Zoning: The Institutionalized Segregation of Racial Minorities in the United States

Jonathan T. Rothwell.

in American Law and Economics Review

January 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demographic Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Regional Government Analysis; Household Analysis. 17772 words.

Previous research on segregation stresses things like urban form and racial preferences as primary causes. The author finds that an institutional force is more important: local land...

Reversing the rural race to the bottom: an evolutionary model of neo-endogenous rural development

Martin Petrick.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

September 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Regional Government Analysis; Household Analysis. 12128 words.

This article contributes to the understanding of neo-endogenous rural development from the perspective of evolutionary game theory. Rural development is modelled as the increasing...

Session Discussion: Can Land Use Economists Help Planners?*

Jeffrey H. Dorfman.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regional Government Analysis; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Household Analysis; Transportation Systems. 729 words.

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Sources of welfare disparities between and within regions of Brazil: evidence from the 2002–2003 household budget survey (POF)

Emmanuel Skoufias and Roy S. Katayama.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Regional Government Analysis; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Household Analysis; Economic Development. 9330 words.

Brazil's inequalities in welfare and poverty between and within regions can be accounted for by differences in household attributes and returns to those attributes. Using Oaxaca–Blinder...

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The Trade-off between Private Lots and Public Open Space in Subdivisions at the Urban-Rural Fringe

Elizabeth Kopits, Virginia McConnell and Margaret Walls.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2007; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Regional Government Analysis; Household Analysis. 4125 words.

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