EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

Approaching regional openness through measures of specialization and spatial market shares: experimentations with micro-data on enterprises

Moritz Lennert

ULB Institutional Repository from ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles

Abstract: In this paper, I present the results of ongoing experimentations with micro-data data of firms in order to develop better insights into the economic specialization and openness to trade of regions. Using newly developed indicators, one based on Huff-like models and another on Marcon and Puech's M function, I explore the possibilities offered by building analyses on the basis of point data instead of the classic regional aggregations.

Keywords: Economic geography; Spatial concentration; Regional trade; Location quotient; Micro-data (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: R12 F17 R15 R10 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2017
New Economics Papers: this item is included in nep-int, nep-sbm and nep-ure
References: Add references at CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed

Published in: Plurimondi (2017) n° 16

There are no downloads for this item, see the EconPapers FAQ for hints about obtaining it.

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:ulb:ulbeco:2013/266631

Ordering information: This working paper can be ordered from
http://hdl.handle.ne ... lb.ac.be:2013/266631

Access Statistics for this paper

More papers in ULB Institutional Repository from ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Benoit Pauwels ().

 
Page updated 2020-07-30
Handle: RePEc:ulb:ulbeco:2013/266631