City rank-size hypothesis and the Soviet urban system: 1897-1979
AbstractThe purpose of this paper is to examine, empirically, the dynamics of the soviet urban system in the light of the rank-size distribution hypothesis and to expand the analysis initiated by Harris (1970) on the USSR.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 27875.
Date of creation: Jul 1985
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Publication status: Published in Atlantic Economic Journal 2.13(1985): pp. 90-90
City rank-size; census data; USSR;
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