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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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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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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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Same difference? Minority ethnic inventors, diversity and innovation in the UK

Max Nathan.

in Journal of Economic Geography

January 2015; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Demographic Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 16058 words.

Minority ethnic inventors play important roles in US innovation, especially in high-tech regions such as Silicon Valley. Do ‘ethnicity–innovation’ channels exist elsewhere? Ethnicity could...

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Racial integration, ethnic diversity, and prejudice: empirical evidence from a study of the British National Party

Clive Lennox.

in Oxford Economic Papers

July 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Demographic Economics; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 9360 words.

Does contact with ethnic minorities exacerbate or lower the racial prejudice of whites? To provide empirical evidence on this question, I examine the recruitment of members by the British...

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Environmental Regulations and the Welfare Effects of Job Layoffs in the United States: A Spatial Approach

Nicolai V. Kuminoff, Todd Schoellman and Christopher Timmins.

in Review of Environmental Economics and Policy

July 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Environmental Economics; Welfare Economics; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 10350 words.

This article develops welfare-consistent measures of the employment effects of environmental regulation. Our analysis is based on a microeconomic model of how households with heterogeneous...

Cross-local knowledge fertilization, cluster emergence, and the generation of buzz

Sebastian Henn and Harald Bathelt.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; International Factor Movements and International Business; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 12171 words.

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Recent work in economic geography has investigated how clusters evolve and change over time. Yet our understanding of such processes is still...

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...

National Wage Trends and Migration in a Chinese Village Economy: A Micro Level Modeling Approach Based on a Composite Utility Function

Ulrich Kleinwechter and Harald Grethe.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

April 2015; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Economic Development; Demand and Supply of Labour; Particular Labour Markets; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Agricultural Economics; Household Analysis; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 14355 words.

China’s economy is experiencing a regime shift away from a fully elastic supply of labor from a large pool of rural surplus labor and toward a situation of increasing labor scarcity and...

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