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Although the European Union and China are different in terms of area, population, economic, social, political and cultural development, both of them have to face similar challenge – the significant regional disparities and unbalanced regional development. Based on this the [...]

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CreativeMed Toolkit is a useful, strategic, self-assessment tool for policy-makers responsible for cultural and development policies in the Mediterranean regions. Its structure, methodological design (regional diagnosis of integral innovation, use of new technologies, and design of [...]

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Despite the increasing attention in recent years to the spatial dimensions of economic development, consideration of the importance of space and the recognition that macro, aspatial perspectives can prove to be misleading are not new. Around the world, much of the disappointment with [...]

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We estimate the Anderson and van Wincoop model of trade by using the data on the bilateral export flows from 26 Turkish regions to 180 countries for the years 2002 through to 2010. Regional transportation and communication infrastructure capacity, the positioning of point infrastructure [...]

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JEL Classifications: L93 - Air Transportation R11 - Regional Economic Activity: Growth, Development, and Changes This study identifies the short term impacts of Low-Cost Airlines (LCAs) on Madeira Islands. By analysing the relevant literature, this study describes the interdependence [...]

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http://www.ashgate.com/default.aspx?page=637&calcTitle=1&title_id=9422&edition_id=12022; The interaction between port activities and regional development has caught the attention of various scholars and decision-makers worldwide. However, without a clear definition of the port region, [...]

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Cities can increase economic growth and participate in global economic flows by acting as hubs or gateways to regional corridors, that are supported by three dimensions of connectivity: physical (infrastructure) connectivity, digital [...]