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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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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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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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Rural Amenity Values and Length of Residency

Robert J. Johnston, Stephen K. Swallow, Timothy J. Tyrrell and Dana Marie Bauer.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Regional Government Analysis. 8011 words.

New residents of rural communities are often assumed to have preferences for development and conservation that differ from those of longer-term residents. However, the literature offers...

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Junk Car Clash on the Rural—Urban Fringe: A Case Study in Local Government Decision Making

Leah Greden Mathews.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regional Government Analysis; Public Economics. 0 words.

This decision case is intended to provide an example of the complexity of local government decision making on the rural—urban fringe. In this case, a county is faced with making a decision...

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Improved Prospects for Rural Development: An Industrial Targeting System for the Great Plains

John C. Leatherman, Donald J. Howard and Terry L. Kastens.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regulation and Industrial Policy; Regional Government Analysis. 0 words.

This research introduces an industrial targeting system intended to improve local decision making related to selection of targets for business recruitment. The Plains Economic Targeting...

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Universities, knowledge networks and regional policy

Robert Huggins, Andrew Johnston and Rebecca Steffenson.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

July 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Regional Government Analysis. 9887 words.

This paper critically reviews the structure and function of regional knowledge networks and modes of engagement between universities and the business community. It is argued that while...

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TIF for that: brownfield redevelopment financing in North America and Calgary’s Rivers District

Robert Sroka.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

July 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Tax Law; Regional Government Analysis; Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location. 7707 words.

This article examines financing tools to facilitate urban brownfield neighbourhood remediation and redevelopment, with a focus on Tax Increment Financing (TIF). Through an analysis of TIF...

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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The role of major infrastructure in subregional economic development: an empirical study of airports and cities

Julie Cidell.

in Journal of Economic Geography

November 2015; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Publicly Provided Goods; Regional Government Analysis; Transport; Transportation Systems; Economic Development. 9472 words.

The link between airports, air service and regional economic development has been well-established and used to justify airport expansion at the expense of local communities because of...

International bailouts, moral hazard and conditionality

Olivier Jeanne and Jeromin Zettelmeyer.

in Economic Policy

October 2001; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Financial Regulation; Health, Education, and Welfare; Labour and Demographic Economics; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Public Economics; Regional Government Analysis. 0 words.

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International Bailouts The IMF's role

The large international bailouts of the 1990s have been criticized for generating moral hazard at the...

Household debt repayment behaviour: what role do institutions play?

Burcu Duygan-Bump and Charles Grant.

in Economic Policy

January 2009; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Financial Regulation; Health, Education, and Welfare; Labour and Demographic Economics; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Public Economics; Regional Government Analysis. 14853 words.

Despite the lively policy debate on rising household debt, arrears and personal bankruptcy filings, there is relatively little empirical evidence on the determinants of households’ debt...

The political economy of direct legislation: direct democracy and local decision–making

Lars P. Feld and Gebhard Kirchgässner.

in Economic Policy

October 2001; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Financial Regulation; Health, Education, and Welfare; Labour and Demographic Economics; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Public Economics; Regional Government Analysis. 0 words.

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Local fiscal referenda The dampening effect on taxes and spending

Local and regional governments account for an important share of total...