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Why Are There Rich and Poor Countries? Symmetry Breaking in the World Economy: A Note


  • Ioannides, Yannis M.


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  • Ioannides, Yannis M., 1999. "Why Are There Rich and Poor Countries? Symmetry Breaking in the World Economy: A Note," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Elsevier, vol. 13(2), pages 140-149, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jjieco:v:13:y:1999:i:2:p:140-149

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    1. Papageorgiou, Yorgo Y & Smith, Terrence R, 1983. "Agglomeration as Local Instability of Spatially Uniform Steady-States," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 51(4), pages 1109-1119, July.
    2. Dixit, Avinash K & Stiglitz, Joseph E, 1977. "Monopolistic Competition and Optimum Product Diversity," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 67(3), pages 297-308, June.
    3. Matsuyama, Kiminori, 1996. "Why Are There Rich and Poor Countries? Symmetry-Breaking in the World Economy," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Elsevier, vol. 10(4), pages 419-439, December.
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    1. Yannis M. Ioannides & George Petrakos, 2000. "Regional Disparities in Greece and the Performance of Crete, Peloponnese and Thessaly," Discussion Papers Series, Department of Economics, Tufts University 0008, Department of Economics, Tufts University.
    2. Kondo, Hiroki, 2004. "Multiple growth and urbanization patterns in an endogenous growth model with spatial agglomeration," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 75(1), pages 167-199, October.

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