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The Annals of Regional Science

An International Journal of Urban, Regional and Environmental Research and Policy

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27.10.2018 | Special Issue Paper

Agglomeration near and far, the case of Southern California: supply chains for goods and ideas

Prosperity and economic growth require robust specialization and exchange. This means the formation and maintenance of numerous complex supply chains. These are emergent and include supply chains for things and supply chains for ideas. The former …

25.10.2018 | Special Issue Paper

Innovation networks and cluster dynamics

Contributions in terms of clusters life cycle indicate that intense interactions between a variety of agents within a cluster are essential to its success. Despite being accepted by the literature, to our knowledge, this view has not yet been …

25.10.2018 | Special Issue Paper Open Access

The income return to entrepreneurship: theoretical model and outcomes for Swedish regions

This paper investigates the income return to entrepreneurship and wage employment by means of Lazear’s model of occupational choice. The paper has two major aims. The first is to develop a new theoretical framework for analyzing the income return …

15.10.2018 | Original Paper

Absentee ownership, land taxation and surcharge

This paper studies the efficiency of land taxation in a system of jurisdictions with absentee ownership of land. The government of a jurisdiction exploits absentee owners and overtaxes land. Hence, even if land taxation does not distort the use of …

06.09.2018 | Original Paper

Did natural disasters affect population density growth in US counties?

This paper examines the long-run effects of natural disasters on population density growth across US counties during the period of 1960–2000. Detailed data for measuring the number and intensity of three types of major natural disasters …

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The Annals of Regional Science presents high-quality research in the interdisciplinary field of regional and urban studies. The journal publishes papers which make a new or substantial contribution to the body of knowledge in which the spatial dimension plays a fundamental role, including regional economics, resource management, location theory, urban and regional planning, transportation and communication, population distribution and environmental quality.

The Annals of Regional Science is the official journal of the Western Regional Science Association.

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