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- Meijers, Evert, et al. Show all 2 Author
- Journal of rural studies 2019 v.66 pp. 21-29
- business enterprises; cities; metropolitan areas; rural areas; towns; Netherlands
- ... A bourgeoning literature is stressing the crucial importance of agglomeration economies provided by large cities for personal, business and territorial development. One of the main reasons for the economic, demographic and social struggles of rural regions is exactly the lack of such agglomeration benefits. This paper explores the question of which broad strategies can make rural economies more co ...