Urbanization, economic growth, and welfare

Faria, Joao Ricardo and Mollick, Andre Varella (1996) Urbanization, economic growth, and welfare. Economics Letters, 52 (1). pp. 109-115. ISSN 0165-1765. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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This paper studies the process of city growth motivated by the tax differentials charged upon the city and the hinterland. Welfare implications for consumption and urbanization suggest a rather instantaneous, one shot-like, migration adjustment.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled keywords: urbanization; optimal taxation; economic growth; welfare
Subjects: H Social Sciences
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Economics
Depositing User: R.F. Xu
Date Deposited: 09 Jun 2009 14:04
Last Modified: 04 Jul 2014 11:16
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/19171 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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