Cycles, Growth, and Equilibrium

  • Tönu Puu
Part of the Advances in Spatial Science book series (ADVSPATIAL)


In last Chapter we extended the discussion of the spatial movement from commodities to the movement of people in the contexts of commuting and migration. In what follows we are also going to include the diffusion of immaterial influences, such as economic growth and business cycles, propagated through space by interregional trade.


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Further Reading

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  6. T. Puu, 2000, Attractors, Bifurcations, Chaos - Nonlinear Perspectives in Economics, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg.Google Scholar
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  8. P. A. Samuelson 1947, Foundations of Economic Analysis,Harvard University Press.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tönu Puu
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  1. 1.CERUMUmeå UniversityUmeåSweden

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