Metropolitan areas in central Poland and their impact on migration flows
Michal Pietrzak () and
Justyna Wilk ()
Ekonomia i Prawo, 2014, vol. 13, issue 4, 545-558
The objective of the paper is to identify subregions (NUTS 3) of the central part of Poland pretending to metropolitan areas, as well as to study their impact on the domestic migration flows. Their social and economic situations in 2008 were determined on the basis of the composite measure values. Their participation in the domestic migration flows in the period 2008-2010, considering the directions, range and intensity of flows, was also examined. Only Warsaw is the completely shaped metropolitan area in Poland. The city demonstrates the highest economic potential and therefore the strongest migration flows and dependences with other subregions. The cities of Poznan and Lodz and also the Bydgosko-torunski subregion can be recognized as developing metropolitan areas. These subregions represent significant economic centres; however migration flows related to them demonstrate mainly regional importance.
Keywords: metropolitan areas; migration flows; economic development; central Poland (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: J10 R11 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
References: View references in EconPapers View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed
Downloads: (external link)
Working Paper: Metropolitan areas in central Poland and their impact on migration flows (2014)
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.
Export reference: BibTeX
RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan)
Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:cpn:umkeip:v:13:y:2014:i:4:p:545-558
Access Statistics for this article
Ekonomia i Prawo is currently edited by Barbara Polszakiewicz and Jerzy Boehlke
More articles in Ekonomia i Prawo from Uniwersytet Mikolaja Kopernika
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Miroslawa Buczynska ().