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Cities and Clusters: Economy-Wide and Sector-Specific Effects in Corporate Location

Abstract : Are the observed spatial distributions of firms decided mostly by economy-wide urbanization economies or rather by sector-specific localization economies? This paper finds that the latter kind of forces weight systematically more than the former in deciding firm location. The analysis uses Italian data on a variety of manufacturing and service sectors spatially disaggregated at the level of local labour market areas.
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Giulio Bottazzi, Ugo Gragnolati. Cities and Clusters: Economy-Wide and Sector-Specific Effects in Corporate Location. Regional Studies, Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2015, 49 (1), pp.113-129. ⟨10.1080/00343404.2012.739281⟩. ⟨hal-01297044⟩

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