Spatial policy for growth and equity

Sandy Dall Erba, Irving Llamosas-Rosas

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Abstract

In spite of the ongoing efforts that several countries made into promoting a more balanced economic development within their territory, economic growth theory and even empirical evidence do not come to a unanimous conclusion on the efficiency of public intervention. As such, this chapter reviews the various strands of the theoretical literature, analyzes the results of empirical estimations in Europe and in the USA where regional development policies are already well established, and provides recommendations for future research in this field.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Regional Science
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Pages353-371
Number of pages19
ISBN (Electronic)9783642234309
ISBN (Print)9783642234293
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)
  • Business, Management and Accounting(all)

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    Dall Erba, S., & Llamosas-Rosas, I. (2014). Spatial policy for growth and equity. In Handbook of Regional Science (pp. 353-371). Springer Berlin Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-23430-9_21