IGB

Connexion

(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1997)

Document title

The effect of hedonic migration decisions and region-specific amenities on industrial location : could Silicon Valley be in South Dakota ?

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

KOHLER H.P. (1) ;
(1) Max Planck Inst. for Demographic Research, Rostock, ALLEMAGNE

Abstract

The paper moves occupational mobility, hedonic preferences and induced wage-amenity trade-off into the center of location theory. Regional amenities emerge as important determinants of location patterns in human capital intensive industries. Firms do not follow workers completely to their most preferred locations but engage in a trade-off between following and compensation. Concentration of firms can be induced by regional amenities, independent of their agglomeration effects

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Journal of regional science / ISSN 0022-4146

Editor : Regional Science Research Institute, Amherst, MA - ETATS-UNIS (1958)

Millesime : 1997, vol. 37, no3 [pp. 379-394]

Bibliographic references : 17 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

Tous droits réservés © Prodig - Bibliographie Géographique Internationale (BGI), 1998.
Refdoc record number (ud4) : 6255103 : Permanent link - XML version
Powered by Pxxo