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Martijn Smit

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First Name:Martijn
Middle Name:J.
Last Name:Smit
RePEc Short-ID:psm90
Dept. of Economic Geography Faculty of Geosciences Utrecht University Vening Meineszgebouw A Room 6.88 3584 CB Utrecht The Netherlands Dept. of Spatial Economics Faculty of Economics Vrije Universiteit De Boelelaan 1105 NL-1081 HV Amsterdam The Netherlands
Terminal Degree:2010 School of Business and Economics; Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (from RePEc Genealogy)


(99%) Disciplinegroep Economische Geografie
Faculteit Ruimtelijke Wetenschappen
Universiteit Utrecht

Utrecht, Netherlands
RePEc:edi:deguunl (more details at EDIRC)

(1%) Afdeling Ruimtelijke Economie
School of Business and Economics
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Amsterdam, Netherlands
RePEc:edi:vrevunl (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Martijn Smit, 2017. "Following Your Job," Papers in Evolutionary Economic Geography (PEEG) 1718, Utrecht University, Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Group Economic Geography, revised Jul 2017.
  2. Stefan P.T. Groot & Henri L.F. de Groot & Martijn Smit, 2011. "Regional Wage Differences in the Netherlands: Micro-Evidence on Agglomeration Externalities," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 11-050/3, Tinbergen Institute.
  3. Martijn J. Smit & Maria A. Abreu & Henri L.F. de Groot, 2010. "Micro-Evidence on the Determinants of Innovation in The Netherlands: The Relative Importance of Absorptive Capacity and Agglomeration Externalities," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 10-060/3, Tinbergen Institute.
  4. Henri L.F. de Groot & Jacques Poot & Martijn J. Smit, 2008. "Agglomeration Externalities, Innovation and Regional Growth: Theoretical Perspectives and Meta-Analysis," Working Papers in Economics 08/01, University of Waikato.


  1. Martijn J. Smit, 2022. "A Behavioural Theory of Economic Development: The Uneven Evolution of Cities and Regions, By Robert Huggins and Piers Thompson, Oxford University Press, 2021, £75/$100 hb. 336 pp. ISBN: 978‐0‐19‐88323," Papers in Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 101(3), pages 767-768, June.
  2. Gerben van Roekel & Martijn Smit, 2022. "Herd behaviour and the emergence of clusters," Spatial Economic Analysis, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 17(4), pages 499-519, October.
  3. Jonas Kleineick & Andrea Ascani & Martijn Smit, 2020. "Multinational investments across Europe: a multilevel analysis," Review of Regional Research: Jahrbuch für Regionalwissenschaft, Springer;Gesellschaft für Regionalforschung (GfR), vol. 40(1), pages 67-105, April.
  4. Martijn J. Smit, 2017. "Innovation through new blood," The Annals of Regional Science, Springer;Western Regional Science Association, vol. 58(3), pages 543-578, May.
  5. Martijn J. Smit, 2017. "Urban Economics and Urban Policy: Challenging Conventional Policy Wisdom . Paul C. Cheshire , Max Nathan and Henry G. Overman . Cheltenham : Elgar , 2014 . 256 pp. £67.50, hardback. ISBN 978-1-78195-2," Papers in Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 96(1), pages 221-222, March.
  6. Martijn J. Smit, 2017. "Cross-border agglomeration benefits," Letters in Spatial and Resource Sciences, Springer, vol. 10(3), pages 375-383, October.
  7. Henri L.F. Groot & Jacques Poot & Martijn J. Smit, 2016. "Which Agglomeration Externalities Matter Most And Why?," Journal of Economic Surveys, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 30(4), pages 756-782, September.
  8. Martijn J. Smit & Maria A. Abreu & Henri L.F. Groot, 2015. "Micro-evidence on the determinants of innovation in the Netherlands: The relative importance of absorptive capacity and agglomeration externalities," Papers in Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 94(2), pages 249-272, June.
  9. Stefan P.T. Groot & Henri L.F. Groot & Martijn J. Smit, 2014. "Regional Wage Differences In The Netherlands: Micro Evidence On Agglomeration Externalities," Journal of Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 54(3), pages 503-523, June.
  10. Martijn J. Smit & Henri L.F. de Groot, 2013. "Stocking Up: The Role of Temporal and Spatial R&D Stocks," European Planning Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 21(5), pages 637-665, May.

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NEP Fields

NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 6 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (5) 2008-02-23 2008-02-23 2011-03-26 2011-08-02 2017-07-23. Author is listed
  2. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (5) 2008-02-23 2008-02-23 2011-03-26 2011-08-02 2017-07-23. Author is listed
  3. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (2) 2011-03-26 2011-08-02
  4. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (2) 2011-02-26 2011-08-02
  5. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2008-02-23
  6. NEP-INO: Innovation (1) 2011-02-26
  7. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2011-08-02
  8. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2011-08-02
  9. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2017-07-23


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