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Urban segregation and labour markets within the Bordeaux metropolitan area: an investigation of the spatial friction

  • Frédéric GASCHET (IERSO, IFReDE-GRES)
  • Nathalie GAUSSIER (IERSO, IFReDE-GRES)

This article aims at providing a test of the spatial mismatch hypothesis on the Bordeaux metropolitan area. Starting with a theoretical survey of the complex links between residential segregation and local labour markets, we then propose a framework allowing for a better understanding of the impact of physical distance on spatial mismatch. The results (at the quarter section level – French IRIS 2000-) confirm the existence of two different effects of spatial friction depending on the distance considered. Furthermore, the results provide some evidence of the existence of a spatial hysteresis effect affecting specifically long-term unemployment.

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Paper provided by Groupement de Recherches Economiques et Sociales in its series Cahiers du GRES (2002-2009) with number 2004-19.

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Handle: RePEc:grs:wpegrs:2004-19
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