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High performers in complex spatial systems: a self-organizing mapping approach with reference to The Netherlands

  • Karima Kourtit


  • Daniel Arribas-Bel


  • Peter Nijkamp


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Article provided by Springer in its journal The Annals of Regional Science.

Volume (Year): 48 (2012)
Issue (Month): 2 (April)
Pages: 501-527

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Handle: RePEc:spr:anresc:v:48:y:2012:i:2:p:501-527
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