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No 2015:14:
Wider economic impacts of accessibility: a literature survey

Matts Andersson (), Fredrik Dehlin (), Peter Jörgensen and Sirje Pädam ()

Abstract: This paper starts out with by discussing the definitions of Wider Economic Impacts/Benefits and regional development. Each area where WEIs could be present is then treated: economic growth (production and cost function studies), labour market (agglomeration, labour supply), commodity market and housing market. A theoretical background is given, the empirics are summarized and the relation to CBA is discussed.

Keywords: Wider economic impacts; Wider economic benefits; Regional development; Cost-benefit analysis; Agglomeration; Labour supply; Labour market; Housing market; Commodity market; (follow links to similar papers)

JEL-Codes: D61; E24; H40; R40; (follow links to similar papers)

44 pages, September 10, 2015

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