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'Voting with your feet' and metro-area livability

Howard Wall ()

The Regional Economist, 1999, issue Apr, 10-11

Abstract: Lists of the best places to live in the United States are as controversial and subjective as lists of Oscar nominees. A simple economic principle, though, can make the rankings much more objective and reflective of the average person's views.

Keywords: Metropolitan areas - Statistics; Quality of life; Cost and standard of living (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 1999
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