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City Growth: The Role of Knowledge Spillovers and Entrepreneurship

Assmann, Dirk (2016) City Growth: The Role of Knowledge Spillovers and Entrepreneurship. PhD, Universität Regensburg.

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Abstract (English)

My thesis highlights potential drivers of the observed extent and heterogeneity of urban growth and further investigates the role of knowledge spillovers and entrepreneurship. My research contributions are as follows: First, I set up a simplifieed version of the Monocentric City Model to discuss how potential key drivers affect subsequent urban growth. I summarize previous empirical findings to ...


Translation of the abstract (German)

In meiner Dissertation befasse ich mich mit den Kernfaktoren des Stadtwachstums und untersuche dabei insbesondere die Rolle von urbanem Wissensaustausch und den Einfluss von städtischen Unternehmensgründungen. Mein Beitrag zur aktuellen Forschung ist dabei wie folgt: (1) Ich verwende das Monozentrische Stadtmodell um die Wirkungsweise potenzieller Wachstumsfaktoren in einem einheitlichen ...


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Item type:Thesis of the University of Regensburg (PhD)
Date:11 April 2016
Referee:Prof. Gabriel S. Lee
Date of exam:25 February 2016
Institutions:Business, Economics and Information Systems > Institut für Volkswirtschaftslehre und Ökonometrie > Lehrstuhl für Immobilienökonomie (Prof. Dr. Gabriel Lee)
Business, Economics and Information Systems > Institut für Immobilienenwirtschaft / IRE|BS > Lehrstuhl für Immobilienökonomie (Prof. Dr. Gabriel Lee)
Keywords:City Growth, Knowledge Spillovers, Entrepreneurship
Dewey Decimal Classification:300 Social sciences > 330 Economics
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:33568
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