Akamatsu, Takashi and Takayama, Yuki (2009): A Simplified Approach to Analyzing Multi-regional Core-Periphery Models.
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This paper shows that the evolutionary process of spatial agglomeration in multi-regional core-periphery models can be explained analytically by a much simpler method than the continuous space approach of Krugman (1996). The proposed method overcomes the limitations of Turing's approach which has been applied to continuous space models. In particular, it allows us not only to examine whether or not agglomeration of mobile factors emerges from a uniform distribution, but also to trace the evolution of spatial agglomeration patterns (i.e., bifurcations from various polycentric patterns as well as from a uniform pattern) with decreases in transportation cost.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||A Simplified Approach to Analyzing Multi-regional Core-Periphery Models|
|Keywords:||agglomeration; core-periphery model; multi-regional; stability; bifurcation|
|Subjects:||F - International Economics > F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business > F22 - International Migration
F - International Economics > F1 - Trade > F15 - Economic Integration
R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics > R1 - General Regional Economics > R13 - General Equilibrium and Welfare Economic Analysis of Regional Economies
R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics > R1 - General Regional Economics > R12 - Size and Spatial Distributions of Regional Economic Activity
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C6 - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling > C62 - Existence and Stability Conditions of Equilibrium
|Depositing User:||Yuki Takayama|
|Date Deposited:||31. Mar 2010 05:48|
|Last Modified:||14. Feb 2013 14:27|
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