Defining Geographic Communities
Motu Working Paper No. 05-09
31 Pages Posted: 26 Jun 2006
Date Written: June 2005
The purpose of this paper is to provide a guide to concepts, ideas, and measurements of geographic communities. The paper investigates the various concepts of geographic communities found in the literature and reviews existing studies to determine how researchers measure geographic communities in practice.
Keywords: Geographic communities, Local labour markets
JEL Classification: R11
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