• Stilianos Alexiadis
Part of the Advances in Spatial Science book series (ADVSPATIAL)


This study is placed within a wide literature that is concerned with whether levels of per-capita income or labour productivity across economies converge or diverge in the long-run and using the NUTS-2 regions of EU-27 as an empirical context. It has addressed the issue of regional convergence using a data set that covers the period 1995–2006. An attempt is made to provide a detailed and thorough view of the issue of convergence across the regions of the EU-27 by considering various empirical approaches.


Regional Policy Endogenous Growth Spatial Interaction Regional Convergence Diverse Environment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stilianos Alexiadis
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  1. 1.Ministry of Rural Development and FoodsAthensGreece

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