Borderplex Economic Growth: Chicken, Egg, or Scrambled?
AbstractRegional debates over which metropoitan economy is the dominant growth pole in multi-city areas can be intense. Such discourse is frequently voiced with regard to economic expansion in the El Paso, Texas, USA - Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico borderplex economy. To date, no empirical analyses have been carried out to address that question. Granger causality tests are applied to various cross-border data to shed light on that question and others regarding the nature of regional growth in this international setting.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 7033.
Date of creation: 2007
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Publication status: Published in International Journal of Business & Economics Perspectives 1.2(2007): pp. 124-142
Border economic growth; applied econometrics; population; employment;
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