The Labour Market Impact of the EU Enlargement

A New Regional Geography of Europe?

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ISBN: 978-3-7908-2163-5 (Print) 978-3-7908-2164-2 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. An Overview of the Main Issues and the Role of Structural Change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 16-16

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      Pages 1-13

      Introduction

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      Pages 17-47

      Structural Change and Labour Reallocation Across Regions: A Review of the Literature

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      Pages 49-72

      Organized Labour and Restructuring: Coal Mines in the Czech Republic and Romania

  3. New Evidence on Spatial Convergence

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 74-74

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      Pages 75-97

      Labour Productivity Polarization Across Western European Regions: Threshold Effects Versus Neighbourhood Effects

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      Pages 99-147

      Transition, Regional Features, Growth and Labour Market Dynamics

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      Pages 149-173

      Regional Dynamics of Unemployment in Poland A Convergence Approach

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      Pages 175-194

      Spatial Distribution of Key Macroeconomic Growth Indicators in the EU-27: A Theoretical and Empirical Investigation

  4. Is Migration Reinforcing Regional Unemployment Differences?

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 196-196

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      Pages 197-225

      Internal Labour Mobility in Central Europe and the Baltic Region: Evidence from Labour Force Surveys

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      Pages 227-245

      Spatial Search and Commuting with Asymmetric Changes of the Wage Distribution

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      Pages 247-271

      Where Do the Brainy Italians Go?

  5. Some Policy Tools

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 274-274

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      Pages 275-307

      Assessing Active Labour Market Policies in Transition Economies

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      Pages 309-326

      Regional Female Labour Force Participation: An Empirical Application with Spatial Effects

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 327-342