IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/cai/rerarc/reru_074_0677.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

La stabilité des modèles de localisation industrielle .. Une analyse pour soixante-et-onze secteurs d'activité économique, Canada 1971-2001

Author

Listed:
  • Mario POLÈSE
  • Richard Shearmur

Abstract

The spatial dynamics of the Canadian economy is examined for 71 industries, using a geography based on size and location criteria. Via a corrélation analysis of location quotients, relative economic structures are compared over time. In relative terms, the types of industries found in large cities or central (as opposed to peripheral) locations have changed on little over time. Rural-urban contrasts have lessened, but not those founded on distance, suggesting fairly stable concentric landscapes in which industry specialisation is largely determined by distance from a central point.

Suggested Citation

  • Mario POLÈSE & Richard Shearmur, 2007. "La stabilité des modèles de localisation industrielle .. Une analyse pour soixante-et-onze secteurs d'activité économique, Canada 1971-2001," Revue d'économie régionale et urbaine, Armand Colin, vol. 0(4), pages 677-706.
  • Handle: RePEc:cai:rerarc:reru_074_0677
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://www.cairn.info/load_pdf.php?ID_ARTICLE=RERU_074_0677
    Download Restriction: free

    File URL: http://www.cairn.info/revue-d-economie-regionale-et-urbaine-2007-4-page-677.htm
    Download Restriction: free

    More about this item

    Keywords

    regional economic activity; location; Canada;

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:cai:rerarc:reru_074_0677. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Jean-Baptiste de Vathaire). General contact details of provider: http://www.cairn.info/revue-d-economie-regionale-et-urbaine.htm .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.