Productivity and territorial specialization
Abstract:On the basis of a relatively free trade world and global economy, specialization tends to increase the comparative advantages of a country. But in this scenario, not countries but cities are the territorial organizations that play the main role. Cities concentrate the economic activity and political influential household that reflects economic changes.The purpose of this study is to explore the principles underlie the distribution of population on a territory and the likely effect of economic development on redistributing population geographically.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Graduate Institute of Rural Planning, National Chung-Hsing University, Taichung 402, Taiwan ROC
Publication date: 2009-03-01