Interregional Trade, Industrial Location and Import Infrastructure
Toru Kikuchi and
MPRA Paper from University Library of Munich, Germany
The purpose of this study is to illustrate, with a simple two-region, two-good, two-factor model, how an improvement in one region’s import infrastructure can affect firms’ location decisions and the nature of the trading equilibrium. It is shown that, through improvements in import infrastructure, one region might divert high-tech industries to another region. This effect reduces the incentive to improve import infrastructure.
Keywords: Interregional Trade; Import Infrastructure (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: F12 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
New Economics Papers: this item is included in nep-geo
References: View references in EconPapers View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed
Downloads: (external link)
https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/16016/1/MPRA_paper_16016.pdf original version (application/pdf)
Journal Article: Interregional trade, industrial location and import infrastructure (2009)
Working Paper: Interregional Trade, Industrial Location and Import Infrastructure (2009)
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:pra:mprapa:16016
Access Statistics for this paper
More papers in MPRA Paper from University Library of Munich, Germany Ludwigstraße 33, D-80539 Munich, Germany. Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Joachim Winter ().