Migration with a composite amenity: the role of rents
AbstractThe paper lacks an abstract, but argues that spatially-varying rents can act as a proxy for the bundle of amenities available. Rising national incomes result in movement toward normal amenity locations and away from inferior locations.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 19917.
Date of creation: 1983
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migration; amenities; rent compensation; weather; climate;
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