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Human Capital Accumulation and Geography: Empirical Evidence from the European Union
Regional Studies (2007)
  • Jesús López-Rodríguez, University of A Coruna
  • Andrés Faiña, University of A Coruna
  • José López Rodríguez, University of A Coruna
Abstract
This paper evaluates the role that geography plays in determining the spatial distribution of educational attainment levels among European Union regions, based on an extension of the standard two sector (agriculture and manufacturing) FUJITA et al. (1999) economic geography model
Keywords
  • Economic Development,
  • Economic Geography,
  • Spatial structure,
  • Human Capital,
  • Market Access
Disciplines
Publication Date
April, 2007
Citation Information
López-Rodríguez, J., Faiña, A. and J. López Rodríguez (2007) "Human Capital Accumulation and Geography: Empirical Evidence from the European Union" Regional Studies, 42.1, pp. 217-234.