Defining the Spatial Scale in Modern Regional Analysis

New Challenges from Data at Local Level

ISBN: 978-3-642-31993-8 (Print) 978-3-642-31994-5 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Building Economic Areas from Local Data

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-21

      From Administrative Spatial Units to Local Labour Market Areas

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      Pages 23-44

      From Local Units to Economic Regions in Spain

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      Pages 45-70

      Polycentric Metropolitan Areas in Europe: Towards a Unified Proposal of Delimitation

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      Pages 71-89

      Measuring Metropolitan Areas: A Comparative Approach in OECD Countries

  3. Estimation of Spatial Desagregated Data

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

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      Pages 93-106

      Ecological Inference with Entropy Econometrics: Using the Mexican Census as a Benchmark

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      Pages 107-137

      GDP Estimates for Regions Within the Province of Quebec: The Changing Geography of Economic Activity

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      Pages 139-155

      An Application of the Disequilibrium Adjustment Framework to Small Area Forecasting and Impact Analysis

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      Pages 157-171

      An Information Theoretic Approach to Ecological Inference in Presence of Spatial Dependence

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      Pages 173-192

      Short-Run Regional Forecasts: Spatial Models through Varying Cross-Sectional and Temporal Dimensions

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      Pages 193-212

      Local Weighting Matrices or the Necessity of Flexibility

  4. "Applications of Spatial Analysis with Small Area Observations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 213-213

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      Pages 215-236

      The Estimation of Urban Premium Wage Using Propensity Score Analysis: Some Considerations from the Spatial Perspective

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      Pages 237-254

      A Stepwise Procedure to Determinate a Suitable Scale for the Spatial Delimitation of Urban Slums

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      Pages 255-280

      Capturing Spatial Clusters of Activity in the Spanish Mediterranean Axis

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      Pages 281-309

      Dealing with Data at Various Spatial Scales and Supports: An Application on Traffic Noise and Air Pollution Effects on Housing Prices with Multilevel Models

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      Pages 311-326

      Concentration Analysis Using Microgreographic Data