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Migration to Rural Counties: An Example from the North-Eastern Poland


  • Klepacka, Anna M.
  • Yen, Steven T.
  • Florkowski, Wojciech J.


The paper examines factors influencing migration to rural counties in Poland's underdeveloped regions using county data level and linear regression equation with exponential heteroscedastic errors. Quality of life factors, including the availability of various utility services positively influence the number of migrants, while real estate taxes have a negative effect.

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  • Klepacka, Anna M. & Yen, Steven T. & Florkowski, Wojciech J., 2013. "Migration to Rural Counties: An Example from the North-Eastern Poland," 2013 Annual Meeting, February 2-5, 2013, Orlando, Florida 143075, Southern Agricultural Economics Association.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:saea13:143075
    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.143075

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