Introduction

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Introduction. / Karlsson, Charlie; Andersson, Martin; Norman, Therese.

Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Economic Geography. Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015. p. 1-19.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

Harvard

Karlsson, C, Andersson, M & Norman, T 2015, Introduction. in Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Economic Geography. Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 1-19. https://doi.org/10.4337/9780857932679.00005

APA

Karlsson, C., Andersson, M., & Norman, T. (2015). Introduction. In Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Economic Geography (pp. 1-19). Edward Elgar Publishing. https://doi.org/10.4337/9780857932679.00005

CBE

Karlsson C, Andersson M, Norman T. 2015. Introduction. In Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Economic Geography. Edward Elgar Publishing. pp. 1-19. https://doi.org/10.4337/9780857932679.00005

MLA

Karlsson, Charlie, Martin Andersson and Therese Norman "Introduction". Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Economic Geography. Edward Elgar Publishing. 2015, 1-19. https://doi.org/10.4337/9780857932679.00005

Vancouver

Karlsson C, Andersson M, Norman T. Introduction. In Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Economic Geography. Edward Elgar Publishing. 2015. p. 1-19 https://doi.org/10.4337/9780857932679.00005

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Karlsson, Charlie ; Andersson, Martin ; Norman, Therese. / Introduction. Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Economic Geography. Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015. pp. 1-19

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TY - CHAP

T1 - Introduction

AU - Karlsson, Charlie

AU - Andersson, Martin

AU - Norman, Therese

PY - 2015

Y1 - 2015

N2 - Whatever type of human and economic activity we study, we find that it is not evenly spread out in space, but instead concentrated to a rather limited number of countries, regions and cities. What in particular is noticeable is that certain places, typically large city regions, host a large share of the wealth and knowledge generated in the modern world. Despite what we can read in the popular press that distance doesn’t matter in a world with container and air transport and the Internet, the reality is that distance matters as much as or perhaps even more than in earlier times.

AB - Whatever type of human and economic activity we study, we find that it is not evenly spread out in space, but instead concentrated to a rather limited number of countries, regions and cities. What in particular is noticeable is that certain places, typically large city regions, host a large share of the wealth and knowledge generated in the modern world. Despite what we can read in the popular press that distance doesn’t matter in a world with container and air transport and the Internet, the reality is that distance matters as much as or perhaps even more than in earlier times.

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M3 - Foreword/postscript

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BT - Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Economic Geography

PB - Edward Elgar Publishing

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