Erik Maarten Bosker

University of Groningen

P.O. Box 800

9700 AH Groningen, Groningen 9700 AV

Netherlands

Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Economics

P.O. Box 1738

3000 DR Rotterdam

Netherlands

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

The Development of Cities in Italy 1300 - 1861

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1893
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Jan 2007
University of Groningen, University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics, University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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Economic Geography and Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2490
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Dec 2008
Erik Maarten Bosker and Harry Garretsen
University of Groningen and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Sub Saharan Africa, economic development, economic geography, market access

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Adding Geography to the New Economic Geography

CESifo Working Paper No. 2038
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Jul 2007
Erik Maarten Bosker, Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Marc Schramm
University of Groningen, University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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Geography Rules Too! Economic Development and the Geography of Institutions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1769
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Aug 2006
Erik Maarten Bosker and Harry Garretsen
University of Groningen and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Trade Costs, Market Access and Economic Geography: Why the Empirical Specification of Trade Costs Matters

CESifo Working Paper No. 2071
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Aug 2007
Erik Maarten Bosker and Harry Garretsen
University of Groningen and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Hukou and Highways: The Impact of China?S Spatial Development Policies on Urbanization and Regional Inequality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7350
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Erik Maarten Bosker, Uwe Deichmann and Mark Roberts
University of Groningen, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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City to City Alliances, Urban Communities, Industrial Economics, Economic Theory & Research, Urban Economics, Economic Growth, National Urban Development Policies & Strategies, Regional Urban Development, Urban Economic Development

Relaxing Hukou - Increased Labor Mobility and China's Economic Geography

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3271
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Dec 2010
Erik Maarten Bosker, Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Marc Schramm
University of Groningen, University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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Relaxing Hukou: Increased Labor Mobility and China's Economic Geography

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8106
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Nov 2010
Erik Maarten Bosker, Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Marc Schramm
University of Groningen, University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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China, economic geography, labor mobility

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A Century of Shocks: The Evolution of the German City Size Distribution 1925-1999

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1728
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Jun 2006
Erik Maarten Bosker, Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Marc Schramm
University of Groningen, University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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Looking for Multiple Equilibria When Geography Matters: German City Growth and the Wwii Shock

CESifo Working Paper No. 1553
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Oct 2005
Erik Maarten Bosker, Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Marc Schramm
University of Groningen, University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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The Network Origins of the Gains from Trade

CESifo Working Paper No. 7552
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 21 Mar 2019
Erik Maarten Bosker and Bastian Westbrock
University of Groningen and Utrecht University School of Economics
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global supply chains, gains from trade, network diffusion, network exposure, trade intermediation

The Network Origins of the Gains from Trade

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13285
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 05 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2019
Erik Maarten Bosker and Bastian Westbrock
University of Groningen and Utrecht University School of Economics
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Gains from trade, global production network, network diffusion, network exposure, Supply Chains, trade intermediation

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Ice(berg) Transport Costs

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6881
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Apr 2018
Erik Maarten Bosker and Eltjo Buringh
University of Groningen and Utrecht University
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iceberg transport costs, nineteenth-century Boston ice trade

Ice(Berg) Transport Costs

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12660
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Feb 2018
Erik Maarten Bosker and Eltjo Buringh
University of Groningen and Utrecht University
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Boston, ice trade, iceberg transport costs

Definition Matters: Metropolitan Areas and Agglomeration Economies in a Large Developing Country

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8641
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2018
Erik Maarten Bosker, Jane Park and Mark Roberts
University of Groningen, World Bank and World Bank
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Definition Matters: Metropolitan Areas and Agglomeration Economies in a Large Developing Country

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13359
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Dec 2018
Erik Maarten Bosker, Jane Park and Mark Roberts
University of Groningen, World Bank and World Bank
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agglomeration economies, Indonesia, metro areas, urban definitions

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From Baghdad to London: The Dynamics of Urban Growth in Europe and the Arab World, 800-1800

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6833
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
Erik Maarten Bosker, Eltjo Buringh and Jan Luiten van Zanden
University of Groningen, Utrecht University and International Institute of Social History
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long term urban development, Arab world, economic history, Europe

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The Rise and Decline of European Parliaments, 1188-1789

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7809
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 May 2010
Erik Maarten Bosker, Eltjo Buringh and Jan Luiten van Zanden
University of Groningen, Utrecht University and International Institute of Social History
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economic history,, Europe, institutions, parliaments

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City Seeds. Geography and the Origins of the European City System

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8066
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
Erik Maarten Bosker and Eltjo Buringh
University of Groningen and Utrecht University
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city origins, economic geography, Europe

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The Rise and Decline of European Parliaments, 1188–1789

The Economic History Review, Vol. 65, Issue 3, pp. 835-861, 2012
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Jul 2012
Jan Luiten Van Zanden, Eltjo Buringh and Erik Maarten Bosker
Utrecht University, Utrecht University and University of Groningen
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Ethnicity and the Spread of Civil War

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8055
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
Erik Maarten Bosker and Joppe De Ree
University of Groningen and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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civil war, conflict spillovers, ethnicity

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Nether Lands: Evidence on the Price and Perception of Rare Flood Disasters

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10307
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 23 Jan 2015
University of Groningen, University of Groningen, University of Groningen and University of Groningen
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house prices, implicit insurance, rare flood disasters

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Export Specialisation and Local Economic Growth

World Economy, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp. 552-572, April 2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Apr 2010
Wim Naudé, Erik Maarten Bosker and Marianne Matthee
Maastricht University, University of Groningen and North-West University
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Regional Income Evolution in South Africa after Apartheid

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 48, No. 3, pp. 493-523, August 2008
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Jul 2008
Erik Maarten Bosker and Waldo Krugell
University of Groningen and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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A Theory of Trade in a Global Production Network

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9870
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Jun 2014
Erik Maarten Bosker and Bastian Westbrock
University of Groningen and Utrecht University School of Economics
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global supply chains, international trade, network effects

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Economic Development and the Geography of Institutions

Journal of Economic Geography, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 295-328, 2009
Posted: 28 Apr 2009
Erik Maarten Bosker and Harry Garretsen
University of Groningen and Utrecht University - School of Economics

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relative geography, economic development, institutions