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Human capital and the rise of American cities, 1900-1990

  • Simon, Curtis J.
  • Nardinelli, Clark

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Regional Science and Urban Economics.

Volume (Year): 32 (2002)
Issue (Month): 1 (January)
Pages: 59-96

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