Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-38
  2. Regional Housing and Labor Markets

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-2
    2. Michael J. Greenwood
      Pages 3-16
    3. Philip E. Graves
      Pages 17-33
    4. Stephan J. Goetz
      Pages 35-57
    5. Alessandra Faggian
      Pages 59-73
    6. Jan Rouwendal
      Pages 75-91
    7. Laurent Gobillon, Harris Selod
      Pages 93-107
    8. Francesca Mameli, Vassilis Tselios, Andrés Rodríguez-Pose
      Pages 109-124
    9. Dionysia Lambiri, Antonios Rovolis
      Pages 125-145
  3. Regional Economic Growth

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-168
    2. Maria Abreu
      Pages 169-191
    3. Zoltan Acs, Mark Sanders
      Pages 193-211
    4. Amir H. Meimand, Terry L. Friesz
      Pages 237-258
    5. William Cochrane, Jacques Poot
      Pages 259-276
    6. Philip S. Morrison
      Pages 277-289
    7. Julie Le Gallo, Bernard Fingleton
      Pages 291-315
    8. Charlotta Mellander, Richard Florida
      Pages 317-329

About this book


The Handbook of Regional Science is a multi-volume reference work providing a state-of-the-art knowledge on regional science composed by renowned scientists in the field. The Handbook is intended to serve the academic needs of graduate students, and junior and senior scientists in regional science and related fields, with an interest in studying local and regional socio-economic issues.

The multi-volume handbook seeks to cover the field of regional science comprehensively, including areas such as location theory and analysis, regional housing and labor markets, regional economic growth, innovation and regional economic development, new and evolutionary economic geography, location and interaction, the environment and natural resources, spatial analysis and geo-computation as well as spatial statistics and econometrics


Location Theory New Economic Geography Regional Economic Development Regional Growth Spatial Analysis Spatial Econometrics

Editors and affiliations

  • Manfred M. Fischer
    • 1
  • Peter Nijkamp
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for Economic Geography and GIScienceVienna University of Economics and BusinessViennaAustria
  2. 2.and Business Administration Department of Spatial EconomicsFree University Faculty of EconomicsAmsterdamThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-23429-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-23430-9
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