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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2002)

Document title

The economic geography of talent

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

FLORIDA R. ;

Abstract

The article advances the hypothesis that talent is attracted by diversity, or what are referred to as low barriers to entry for human capital. It introduces a new measure of diversity. The findings confirm the hypothesis and shed light on both the factors associated with the economic geography of talent and its effect on regional development. In the USA, the economic geography of talent is highly concentrated and is strongly associated with high-technology industry location. It is also associated with the diversity index

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Annals of the Association of American Geographers / ISSN 0004-5608 / CODEN AAAGAK

Editor : Association of American Geographers, Washington, DC - ETATS-UNIS (1911)

Millesime : 2002, vol. 92, no4 [pp. 743-755]

Bibliographic references : 40 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 5096

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