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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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An ecological analysis of competition among US communities

Pino G. Audia and Jennifer Kurkoski.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

February 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Production and Organizations. 10688 words.

We apply the ecological concept of the organization's niche pioneered by John Freeman and Mike Hannan to the study of geographic communities. We define a community's market niche by the...

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Territorial policy communities and devolution in the UK

Michael Keating, Paul Cairney and Eve Hepburn.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

March 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Geography; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 8778 words.

Devolution in the UK forms part of a wider process of spatial rescaling across Europe. Little work has been done on its effect on interest articulation. The literature on policy communities...

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Managing communities and managing knowledge: strategic decision making and store network investment within retail multinationals

Steve Wood and Jonathan Reynolds.

in Journal of Economic Geography

March 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Geography. 11889 words.

The manner in which knowledge is spatially generated, reproduced and diffused is of interest to students of economic geography and business management alike. This article seeks to...

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Epistemic communities, localization and the dynamics of knowledge creation

Patrick Cohendet, David Grandadam, Laurent Simon and Ignasi Capdevila.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Economic Sociology. 13116 words.

This article aims to clarify how epistemic communities dynamically shape the process of knowledge creation in a localized context and how the evolving interaction between different members...

R&D practices and communities in the TNC—proximities and distances

Ingvill Stensheim.

in Journal of Economic Geography

May 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Geography. 7593 words.

The ‘relational turn’ in economic geography opens for new understandings of how proximity matters for knowledge exchange. However, little attention has been given to the proximities of...

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The Effect of Refugee Inflows on Host Communities: Evidence from Tanzania

Jennifer Alix-Garcia and David Saah.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2010; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development; International Factor Movements and International Business; Household Analysis; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 8262 words.

Despite the large and growing number of humanitarian emergencies, there is little economic research on the impact of refugees and internally displaced people on the communities that receive...

The Role of Community and Farm Characteristics in Farm Input Purchasing Patterns

Jeremy Foltz and Kimberly Zeuli.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Agricultural Economics. 7583 words.

This work uses unique data from three dairy-dependent communities in rural Wisconsin to test established theory and empirical studies that link farm structure to local purchasing patterns....

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Evaluating England's ‘New Deal for Communities’ programme using the difference-in-difference method

Roxana Gutiérrez Romero and Michael Noble.

in Journal of Economic Geography

November 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Planning and Policy; Publicly Provided Goods; Regional Government Analysis; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 8153 words.

The New Deal for Communities (NDC) programme was designed to bridge the gap in living standards between 39 of the most deprived neighbourhoods in England and the rest of the country. This...

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Community, economic creativity and organizationAsh Amin and Joanne Roberts (Eds)

Neil M. Coe.

in Journal of Economic Geography

January 2010; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Geography. 1692 words.

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Recent International Immigrants and Their Impact on America's Rural Communities: Discussion

Wallace E. Huffman.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2008; p ublished online December 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Demographic Economics; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 1156 words.

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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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Employment Stability and the Role of Sectoral Dominance in Rural Economies

Christopher Fawson, Dawn Thilmany and John E. Keith.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 1998; p ublished online August 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis. 0 words.

Rural development has received renewed attention, particularly in the West, where there are opportunities for enhancing tourism in communities once reliant on extractive resources. The...

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Visioning a future for rural and regional Australia

Anthony Hogan and Michelle Young.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

July 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 6675 words.

Rural and regional parts of Australia have consistently faced the interplay of three distinct challenges: the viability of small-scale agriculture as a basis for farm family and settlement...

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The Impact of Networks and the Context of Reception on Asset Accumulation Strategies of Latino Newcomers in New Settlement Communities of the Midwest

Corinne Valdivia, Pedro Dozi, Stephen Jeanetta, Lisa Y. Flores, Domingo Martínez and Anne Dannerbeck.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2008; p ublished online December 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Demographic Economics; Household Analysis. 3862 words.

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Does Working Together Prevent Crime? Social Capital, Neighborhoods, and Crime

Hyunsun Choi and David Sloane.

in The Oxford Handbook of Urban Economics and Planning

December 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 7568 words.

This article addresses the theoretical background and controversies of social capital in relationship to urban crime. It posits that social capital is a key asset to improving crime...

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Introduction

Nancy Brooks, Kieran Donaghy and Gerrit‐Jan Knaap.

in The Oxford Handbook of Urban Economics and Planning

December 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 3623 words.

This Introduction starts by discussing how this book came to be, namely from a desire to assemble original contributions reflecting a problem-driven but theoretically informed approach to...

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The Economics of New Urbanism and Smart Growth: Comparing Price Gains and Costs between New Urbanist and Conventional Developments

Yan Song and Mark Stevens.

in The Oxford Handbook of Urban Economics and Planning

December 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 7657 words.

Smart Growth, New Urbanism, and other land-use reforms are ever-growing trends altering the style of sprawling residential developments throughout the United States. Deeply rooted in...

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Fair Weather Friends? The Impact of the Creative Class on the Economic Health of Mid-sized US Metropolitan Areas, 1990–2009

Gary Sands and Laura A. Reese.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

March 2013; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Household Analysis. 9944 words.

This paper considers the relationship between creative class indicators and economic health in mid-sized American metropolitan areas before and during the Great Recession. Our primary...

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What counts as farming: how classification limits regionalization of the food system

Jill K. Clark, Darla K. Munroe and Becky Mansfield.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

July 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Agricultural Economics. 7985 words.

Regionalization is offered as a solution to the challenges that both communities and farmers face in our globalized food system. However, our research reveals that farmers’ willingness and...

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Ethiopia’s Constitutional Framework and Legal Institutions for Development

Belachew Mekuria Fikre and Menberetsehai Tadesse.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Ethiopian Economy

January 2019; p ublished online February 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 7974 words.

Though one of the key organizing principles that underpin the current constitution is the creation of a single economic community, the country’s long history of legal transplantation does...

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