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Geografía física y poblamiento en la costa Caribe colombiana

In: Geografía económica y análisis espacial en Colombia

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  • Meisel-Roca, Adolfo
  • Pérez-Valbuena, Gerson Javier

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En este trabajo se estudian en detalle los aspectos principales de la geografía física de la Costa Caribe : la orografía, ubicación de los principales cuerpos de agua, altitud sobre el nivel del mar, régimen de lluvias y características agro ecológicas de los suelos, así como sus usos actuales y potenciales. Luego se analiza la distribución espacial de la población en el territorio Caribe, con énfasis en la densidad población entre las diferentes subregiones.

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  • Meisel-Roca, Adolfo & Pérez-Valbuena, Gerson Javier, 2008. "Geografía física y poblamiento en la costa Caribe colombiana," Chapters, in: Bonet-Morón, Jaime Alfredo (ed.), Geografía económica y análisis espacial en Colombia, chapter 2, pages 47-106, Banco de la Republica de Colombia.
  • Handle: RePEc:bdr:bdrcap:2008-01-47-106
    DOI: 10.32468/Ebook.664-200-2
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    1. Aguilera-Díaz, María Modesta & Meisel-Roca, Adolfo, 2009. "¿La isla que se repite? : Cartagena en el censo de población de 2005," Chapters, in: Tres siglos de historia demográfica en Cartagena de Indias, chapter 3, pages 107-146, Banco de la Republica de Colombia.
    2. Luis Armando Galvis & Adolfo Meisel Roca, 2010. "Fondo de Compensación Regional: Igualdad de oportunidades para la periferia colombiana," Documentos de trabajo sobre Economía Regional y Urbana 122, Banco de la Republica de Colombia.
    3. Meisel-Roca, Adolfo, 2007. "La Guajira y el mito de las regalías redentoras," Chapters, in: Meisel-Roca, Adolfo (ed.), Las economías departamentales del Caribe continental colombiano, chapter 5, pages 370-421, Banco de la Republica de Colombia.
    4. Luis Armando Galvis, 2009. "Geografía económica del Caribe Continental," Documentos de trabajo sobre Economía Regional y Urbana 119, Banco de la Republica de Colombia.
    5. William R. Baca M., 2009. "Las visiones sobre instituciones y desarrollo regional en el Caribe colombiano: Un debate en marcha," Revista de Economía del Caribe 007116, Universidad del Norte.

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    Keywords

    Economía; Recursos naturales; Clima; Lluvias; Recursos hídricos; Caribe (Región; Colombia); Economy; Natural resources; Climate; Water resources; Caribe (Región; Colombia);
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    JEL classification:

    • R12 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General Regional Economics - - - Size and Spatial Distributions of Regional Economic Activity; Interregional Trade (economic geography)
    • R00 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General - - - General
    • P42 - Economic Systems - - Other Economic Systems - - - Productive Enterprises; Factor and Product Markets; Prices

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