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National Regional Families on the European Area
KTH, School of Architecture and the Built Environment (ABE), Urban Planning and Environment, Urban and Regional Studies.
2009 (English)In: 49th European Congress of the Regional Science Association International, 2009Conference paper, Published paper (Other academic)
Abstract [en]

The analysis of regional economic performance on the European area is from a national point of view a comparative decision making process. Heterogeneity between regions interferes with the reliability and validity of such studies. Therefore, a comparative framework for European regional studies related to regional disparities in a country is of critical importance. In this paper, a methodology is proposed to establish a typology which aims at making analysis of European regions more meaningful from a Swedish point of view. The established typology is founded on two continuous variables and one nominal variable and has been elaborated with a statistical clustering and classification process. The new typology comprises 39 European regions organized in six relatively homogenous regional families that can be used for analytical purposes.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2009.
Keyword [en]
New Economic Geography, European Regions, Comparative analysis, Cluster Analysis, Typology
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Economic Geography
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URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-79105OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-79105DiVA: diva2:495117
Conference
49th European Congress of the Regional Science Association International. Łódź. August 25 - August 29 2009
Note
QC 20120412Available from: 2012-02-08 Created: 2012-02-08 Last updated: 2012-04-12Bibliographically approved

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