Understanding employment decentralization by estimating the spatial scope of agglomeration economies
This paper argues that the spatial decay function of agglomeration economies is much more complex than is often assumed in the agglomeration literature. We provide insight into this issue by analyzing a nationwide and spatially rich wage panel.
CPB Discussion Paper 342 | 21 February 2017
32 pages | pdf document, 3.8 MB
ISBN 978-90-5833-761-0 | Go to publication
House prices and accessibility: Evidence from a natural experiment in transport infrastructure
This paper studies the impact of accessibility on house prices, based on a natural experiment in the Netherlands: the Westerscheldetunnel.
CPB Discussion Paper 322 | 26 January 2016
28 pages | pdf document, 2.1 MB
ISBN 978-90-5833-715-3 | Go to publication
Public funding of science: An international comparison
This CPB background document investigates the different allocation mechanisms of public research funding in a sample of seven countries.
CPB Background Document | 13 March 2014
124 pages | pdf document, 3.9 MB
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