The Analysis of Location, Co-Location and Urbanisation Economics
2005 (English)Report (Other academic)
Location analysis has two major perspectives. The first is concerned with where toplace a given economic activity or facility, defined as optimization problem, wherethe properties of the economic environment are taken as a given fact. The secondperspective motivates a different question: how can the entire landscape of activitylocations be understood and explained? Both approaches can be associated with anequilibrium framework. However, the second perspective also stimulates the studentto think about the evolution of location patterns. How do they emerge and which arethe adjustment processes?
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
CESIS,KTH Royal Institute of Technology , 2005. , 31 p.
CESIS Working Paper Series in Economics and Institutions of Innovation, 46
Location, co-location economies, agglomeration economies, urbanisation economies
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