Review of Urban & Regional Development Studies
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#1John B. ParrH-Index: 20
#1John B. Parr (UCL: University College London)H-Index: 2
#1Lucas Oliveira Gomes Ferreira (UnB: University of Brasília)H-Index: 1
Last. Federico Revelli (UNITO: University of Turin)H-Index: 15
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This paper presents a framework for an SCGE model that is compatible with the Armington assumption and explicitly considers transport activities. In the model, the trade coefficient takes the form of a potential function,and the equilibrium market price becomes similar to the price index of varietal goods in the context of new economic geography (NEG). The features of the model are investigated by using the minimal setting, which comprises two non-transport sectors and three regions. Because tra...
#1Masahisa Fujita (Kyoto University)H-Index: 38
#2Nobuaki Hamaguchi (Kobe University)H-Index: 3
#1Masahiro Taima (UTokyo: University of Tokyo)H-Index: 1
#2Yasushi Asami (UTokyo: University of Tokyo)H-Index: 15
In this study, we focus on migration from metropolitan to outside areas in Japan, and quantitatively examine the personal and regional determinants of this process. At the regional level, our results show that the determinants of migration differ depending upon whether migration occurs from smaller to larger cities or vice versa. In the case of migration from larger to smaller cities, the residential environment beyond the metropolitan area is more important than employment opportunities. At the...
#1Christian Dreger (German Institute for Economic Research)H-Index: 21
#2Reinhold Kosfeld (University of Kassel)H-Index: 15
Last. Yanqun Zhang (CASS: Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)H-Index: 6
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Minimum wages may be an important instrument to reduce income inequality in a society and to promote socially inclusive economic growth. While higher minimum wages can support the Chinese transformation towards consumption driven growth, they can worsen the price competitiveness in export markets. As they differ throughout the country, this paper investigates their determinants at the regional level. In addition to a broad set of economic determinants, such as per capita income and consumption, ...
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This paper examines the dynamic interrelationship between the presence of big‐box retailers and retail employment and wages in the United States at county level for 1986–2005 using panel vector autoregressions (Panel VAR). The Panel VAR approach addresses endogenous interactions among the variables in the system. In other words, this approach takes into account the fact that the presence of big‐box retailers can have an impact on retail employment and wages and at the same time, retail employmen...
#1MisdawitaH-Index: 1
#2Djoni Hartono (UI: University of Indonesia)H-Index: 1
Last. Anda Nugroho (Indian Ministry of Finance)H-Index: 3
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