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Trade and the structure of cities

  • Cavailhes, Jean
  • Gaigne, Carl
  • Tabuchi, Takatoshi
  • Thisse, Jacques-Francois

Our purpose is to investigate how the interplay between trade, commuting and communication costs shapes the economy at both the interregional and intraurban levels.

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Volume (Year): 62 (2007)
Issue (Month): 3 (November)
Pages: 383-404

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