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Growing through cities in developing countries (English)


This paper examines the effects of urbanization on development and growth. It begins with a labor market perspective and emphasizes the importance of agglomeration economies, both static and dynamic. It then argues that more productive jobs in cities ...  See More +


  • Duranton, Gilles;
  • 2014/03/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS6818
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2014/03/01
  • Disclosed
  • Growing through cities in developing countries
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