Leitão, Nuno Carlos (2012): A panel data modelling of agglomeration and growth: cross-country evidence.
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This manuscript analysis the relationships between urban agglomeration and economic growth. We apply a static and dynamic panel data approach from European Union (EU-27), the United States, Japan, New Zealand and Mexico for the period 1990 to 2008. The results show that growth is highly correlated with urban agglomeration. The econometric models evidence that international trade is an important vehicle to expand the economic growth. The models also indicate that human capital promotes the economic growth.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||A panel data modelling of agglomeration and growth: cross-country evidence|
|English Title:||A panel data modelling of agglomeration and growth: cross-country evidence|
|Keywords:||economic growth; urban agglomeration and panel data approach|
|Subjects:||R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics > R1 - General Regional Economics > R12 - Size and Spatial Distributions of Regional Economic Activity
R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics > R1 - General Regional Economics > R11 - Regional Economic Activity: Growth, Development, Environmental Issues, and Changes
O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O4 - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity
|Depositing User:||Nuno Carlos Leitão|
|Date Deposited:||20. Mar 2012 14:32|
|Last Modified:||13. Feb 2013 04:55|
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