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The Role Of Agglomeration Economies In Firm Location: A Review Of The Literature

  • Selting, Anne C.
  • Allanach, Christopher
  • Loveridge, Scott

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Paper provided by University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics in its series Staff Papers with number 13321.

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Date of creation: 1994
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Handle: RePEc:ags:umaesp:13321
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