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  • B. Fingleton
  • M. Abreu
  • P. Cheshire
  • H. Garretsen
  • D. Igliori
  • J. Le Gallo
  • P. McCann
  • John McCombie
  • V. Monastiriotis
  • M. Roberts
  • J. Yu


In this editorial we summarize and comment on the papers published in issue 7.2. The papers reviewed are ‘Informal Sector and Manufacturing Location: In Search of the Missing Links’ by Michiel Gerritse & Ana Moreno-Monroy; ‘Testing for Unit Roots and Cointegration in Spatial Cross-Section Data’ by Michael Beenstock, Dan Feldman & Daniel Felsenstein; ‘Concentration of Economic Activity: Inequality-Based Measures' by Olga Alonso-Villar & Coral Del Río; ‘The Influence of Geography on the Spatial Agglomeration of Production in the European Union’ by Coro Chasco, Ana Lopez & Rachel Guillain; and ‘FDI Location across British Regions and Agglomerative Forces: A Markov Analysis’ by Colin Wren & Jonathan Jones. RÉSUMÉ Dans cet éditorial, nous résumons les communications publiées dans le numéro 7.2, et présentons des commentaires sur ces communications. Les communications examinées sont les suivantes : « Secteur informel et localisation de la fabrication: à la recherche des liens manquants », par Michiel Gerritse & Ana Moreno-Monroy; « Essais pour les racines unitaires et co-intégration sur des informations d’échantillons spatiaux », par Michael Beenstock, Dan Feldman & Daniel Felsenstein; « Concentration de l'activité économique : mesures basées sur l'inégalité », par Olga Alonso-Villar & Coral Del Río ; « Influence de la géographie sur l'agglomération spatiale de la production dans l'Union européenne », par Coro Chasco, Ana Lopez & Rachel Guillain ; et « Situation des FDI dans les régions britanniques et forces d'agglomération : une analyse de Markov », par Colin Wren & Jonathan Jones. EXTRACTO En esta editorial resumimos y hacemos comentarios sobre estudios publicados en la edición 7.2. Los estudios revisados son: ‘Sector informal y emplazamiento de la fabricación: en busca de los eslabones perdidos’ de Michiel Gerritse & Ana Moreno-Monroy; ‘Pruebas de raíces unitarias y cointegración en datos espaciales de sesgo transversal’ de Michael Beenstock, Dan Feldman & Daniel Felsenstein; ‘Concentración de actividad económica: medidas basadas en la desigualdad’ de Olga Alonso-Villar & Coral del Río; ‘La influencia de la geografía en la aglomeración espacial de la producción en la Unión Europea’ de Coro Chasco, Ana López & Rachel Guillain; y, ‘Localización de IED a través de regiones británicas y fuerzas aglomerativas: un análisis Markov’ de Colin Wren & Jonathan Jones.

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  • B. Fingleton & M. Abreu & P. Cheshire & H. Garretsen & D. Igliori & J. Le Gallo & P. McCann & John McCombie & V. Monastiriotis & M. Roberts & J. Yu, 2012. "Editorial," Spatial Economic Analysis, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 7(2), pages 171-177, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:specan:v:7:y:2012:i:2:p:171-177 DOI: 10.1080/17421772.2012.677121

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