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Does Broadband Access Impact Population Growth in Rural America?


  • Mahasuweerachai, Phumsith
  • Whitacre, Brian E.
  • Shideler, David W.


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  • Mahasuweerachai, Phumsith & Whitacre, Brian E. & Shideler, David W., 2009. "Does Broadband Access Impact Population Growth in Rural America?," 2009 Annual Meeting, July 26-28, 2009, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 49303, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:aaea09:49303

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    Population growth; Broadband; Spatial econometric; Average treatment effects; Community/Rural/Urban Development;

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