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New economic geography: Closing the gap between theory and empirics


  • Brakman, Steven
  • Garretsen, Harry


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  • Brakman, Steven & Garretsen, Harry, 2006. "New economic geography: Closing the gap between theory and empirics," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 36(5), pages 569-572, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:regeco:v:36:y:2006:i:5:p:569-572

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