Interregional trade, industrial location and import infrastructure
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to illustrate, with a simple two-region, two-good, two-factor model, how an improvement in one regionâs import infrastructure can affect firmsâ location decisions and the nature of the trading equilibrium. It is shown that, through improvements in import infrastructure, one region might divert high-tech industries to another region. This effect reduces the incentive to improve import infrastructure.
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Volume (Year): 6 (2009)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
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- Kikuchi, Toru & Iwasa, Kazumichi, 2009. "Interregional Trade, Industrial Location and Import Infrastructure," MPRA Paper 16016, University Library of Munich, Germany.
- Toru Kikuchi & Kazumichi Iwasa, 2009. "Interregional Trade, Industrial Location and Import Infrastructure," Discussion Papers 0908, Graduate School of Economics, Kobe University.
- F12 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Models of Trade with Imperfect Competition and Scale Economies; Fragmentation
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