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Economic Space: Theory and Applications


  • François Perroux


Introduction, 89. — I. The idea of abstract space and economic analysis, 91; distinction between geonomic (banal) space and economic spaces, 92; space defined by a plan, 95; space defined as a field of forces, 95; space defined as a homogeneous aggregate, 96. — II. Some applications of the distinction between the three types of economic space, 97: monetary space, 97; national space, 99; the European economy, 102.

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  • François Perroux, 1950. "Economic Space: Theory and Applications," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 64(1), pages 89-104.
  • Handle: RePEc:oup:qjecon:v:64:y:1950:i:1:p:89-104.

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