Agglomeration, accessibility and industrial location: evidence from spanish municipalities

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Ángel Alañón-Pardo; Josep-Maria Arauzo-Carod;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales. UCM
  • Subject: Agglomeration, Accessibility, Industrial location, Spatial econometrics, Spain | Economía industrial
    • jel: jel:R12 | jel:R10 | jel:R15 | jel:R30

This paper deals with the location decisions of manufacturing firms in Spain. We analyse how agglomeration economies and transport accessibility influence the location decisions of firms at municipality level and in three industries. The main empirical contributions of ... View more
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