Heterogeneous skills and homogeneous land: segmentation and agglomeration

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Wrede, Matthias;
  • Publisher: Verein für Socialpolitik Frankfurt a. M.
  • Journal: Journal of Economic Geography, volume 13, issue 5 9, pages 767-798
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1093/jeg/lbs056
  • Subject: Qualifikation | Regionales Cluster | H73 | H22 | agglomeration | Bodennutzung | R12 | land use | R14 | R13 | Regionalökonomik | sorting | skill heterogeneity,land use,sorting,agglomeration | segmentation | Skill heterogeneity, land use, segmentation, agglomeration. | Allgemeines Gleichgewicht | Skill heterogeneity | Theorie
    • jel: jel:H22 | jel:R13 | jel:R12 | jel:R14
      ddc: ddc:330

This paper analyzes the impact of skill heterogeneity on regional patterns of production and housing in the presence of pecuniary externalities within a general-equilibrium framework assuming monopolistic competition at intermediate good markets. It shows that the inter... View more
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