The Spatial Economy
Cities, Regions, and International Trade
ISBN10: 0262561476 ISBN13: 9780262561471 Contributors: Krugman, Paul R. Publisher: Mit Pr Published: Sep 1 2001 Weight: 1.35lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Since 1990 there has been a surge of theoretical and empirical work on the spatial aspects of the economy. The text discusses this area of contemporary economics - the "new economic geography". It provides an explanation of the existence of large economic agglomerations at various spatial scales.