Harry Garretsen

Utrecht University - School of Economics

Professor of International Economics

Kriekenpitplein 21-22

Adam Smith Building

Utrecht, 3584 EC

Netherlands

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

http://www.cesifo.de

Radboud University Nijmegen - Department of Economics

Nijmegen, 6500 HK

Netherlands

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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1.

Cross-Border Mergers & Acquisitions: The Facts as a Guide for International Economics

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1823
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Oct 2006
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Charles van Marrewijk
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions: On Revealed Comparative Advantage and Merger Waves

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1602
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Dec 2005
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Charles van Marrewijk
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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comparative advantage, cross border mergers and acquisitions, merger waves, general oligopolistic equilibrium model

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Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 2008-013/2
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Jan 2008
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Charles van Marrewijk
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Comparative Advantage, Cross-border Mergers and Acquisitions, Merger Waves, General Oligopolistic Equilibrium Trade Model

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Firm Performance, Financial Institutions and Corporate Governance in the Netherlands

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 210
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Jun 2001
Utrecht University - School of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Finance, University of Groningen and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
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Trade and Geography: Paul Krugman and the 2008 Nobel Prize in Economics

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2528
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jan 2009
Steven Brakman and Harry Garretsen
University of Groningen - Department of Economics and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Investor Protections and Concentrated Ownership: Assessing Corporate Control Mechanisms in the Netherlands

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 864
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Mar 2003
University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Finance, University of Groningen, Utrecht University - School of Economics and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
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Unlocking the Value of Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2294
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 May 2008
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, The Bank of Korea, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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cross-border M&As, financial openness, economic integration

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Globalisation, Wages and Unemployment: An Economic Geography Perspective

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 256
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Apr 2001
Harry Garretsen and Jolanda Peeters
Utrecht University - School of Economics and Radboud University Nijmegen - Department of Economics
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The Strategic Bombing of German Cities During World War Ii and its Impact on City Growth

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 808
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Dec 2002
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Marc Schramm
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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Keynesian, Non-Keynesian or No Effects of Fiscal Policy Changes? The Emu Case

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 570
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Oct 2001
Bas Van Aarle and Harry Garretsen
Leuven Centre for Irish Studies LCIS and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Fiscal Retrenchment, EMU

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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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The Empirical Relevance of the New Economic Geography: Testing for a Spatial Wage Structure in Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 395
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Feb 2001
Harry Garretsen, Steven Brakman and Marc Schramm
Utrecht University - School of Economics, University of Groningen - Department of Economics and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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New Economic Geography, Spatial Wage Structure, Germany

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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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Locational Competition and Agglomeration: The Role of Government Spending

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 775
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Nov 2002
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Charles van Marrewijk
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Adding Geography to the New Economic Geography

CESifo Working Paper No. 2038
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Jul 2007
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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Putting New Economic Geography to the Test: Free-Ness of Trade and Agglomeration in the EU Regions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1566
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Nov 2005
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Marc Schramm
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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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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Do Trade Agreements Stimulate International Trade Differently? Evidence from 296 Trade Agreements

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4243
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Jun 2013
Tristan Kohl, Steven Brakman and Harry Garretsen
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen - Department of Economics and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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trade agreements, gravity model, international trade

Liquidity Constraints and Investment in Transition Economies: The Case of Bulgaria

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2278
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Eelke de Jong, Nina Budina and Harry Garretsen
Radboud University Nijmegen - Department of Economics, World Bank and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Liquidity Constraints and Investment in Transition Economies: The Case of Bulgaria

Economics of Transition, Vol. 8, No. 2, July 2000
Posted: 15 Jan 2001
Eelke de Jong, Nina Budina and Harry Garretsen
Radboud University Nijmegen - Department of Economics, World Bank and Utrecht University - School of Economics

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The Crisis and Regional Resilience in Europe: On the Importance of Urbanization and Specialization

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4724
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Apr 2014
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Charles van Marrewijk
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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resilience, shock sensitivity, urbanization

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

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3271
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Dec 2010
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
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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FDI and the Relevance of Spatial Linkages: Do Third Country Effects Matter for Dutch FDI?

CESifo Working Paper No. 2191
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Jan 2008
Harry Garretsen and Jolanda Peeters
Utrecht University - School of Economics and Radboud University Nijmegen - Department of Economics
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Transatlantic Monetary and Fiscal Policy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1042
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Nov 2003
Bas Van Aarle, Harry Garretsen and Florence Huart
Leuven Centre for Irish Studies LCIS, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Université de Lille I
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EMU, fiscal policy, monetary policy

Economic Geography within and between European Nations: The Role of Market Potential and Density across Space and Time

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2658
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 May 2009
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Charles van Marrewijk
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Economic Geography within and between European Nations: The Role of Market Potential and Density Across Space and Time

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 49, Issue 4, pp. 777-800, October 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Oct 2009
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Charles van Marrewijk
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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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
University of Groningen, University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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Spatial Concentration of Manufacturing Firms in China

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4872
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jul 2014
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Zhao Zhao
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Independent
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spatial concentration, China, manufacturing firms, localization

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The Positive Border Effect of EU Integration

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3335
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Feb 2011
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
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Agglomeration and Aid

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1750
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Charles van Marrewijk
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Town Twinning and German City Growth

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4754
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 May 2014
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Abdella Oumer
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
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town twinning, German cities, economic integration, population growth

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Simply a Matter of Luck & Looks? Predicting Elections When Both the World Economy and the Psychology of Faces Count

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4857
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Utrecht University - School of Economics, University of Groningen, University of Groningen and Tilburg University
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elections, economics, economic growth, psychology, faces, electoral systems

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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
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 Final Frontier? Border Effects and German Regional Wages

HWWA Discussion Paper No. 197
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Dec 2002
Harry Garretsen, Steven Brakman and Marc Schramm
Utrecht University - School of Economics, University of Groningen - Department of Economics and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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economic geography, empirical estimation, Germany

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The Relevance of Amenities and Agglomeration for Dutch Housing Prices

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3498
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Jun 2011
Harry Garretsen and Gerard Marlet
Utrecht University - School of Economics and University of Groningen
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urban amenities, population growth, housing prices

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Fiscal Stabilization in the Emu

Review of International Economics, Vol. 8, pp. 741-759, November 2000
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Jun 2004
Bas Van Aarle and Harry Garretsen
Leuven Centre for Irish Studies LCIS and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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The Spatial Distribution of Wages: Estimating the Helpman-Hanson Model for Germany

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 44, No. 3, pp. 437-466, August 2004
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Sep 2004
Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Marc Schramm
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and Utrecht University - Faculty of Law
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The Return of Zipf: Towards a Further Understanding of the Rank‐Size Distribution

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 39, Issue 1, pp. 183-213, 1999
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Jan 2013
University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics, Utrecht University - School of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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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

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Capital Mobility, Agglomeration and Corporate Tax Rates: Is the Race to the Bottom for Real?

CESifo Economic Studies, Vol. 53, Issue 2, pp. 263-293, 2007
Posted: 02 Jul 2008
Harry Garretsen and Jolanda Peeters
Utrecht University - School of Economics and Radboud University Nijmegen - Department of Economics

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corporate taxes, capital mobility, agglomeration, new economic geography