Trade, Networks and Hierarchies: Modeling Regional and Interregional Economies / Edition 1

Paperback (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $195.29
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 27%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (7) from $195.29   
  • New (6) from $195.29   
  • Used (1) from $317.81   


The book provides an overview of some of the recent techniques that have been applied to an understanding of the structure of regional and interregional exchange within national economies. The issues range from an evaluation of NAFTA, comparisons of regional economies, structral change over time and issues related to measurement and interpretation. Many of the contributions address the problems using network structures.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783642077128
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Publication date: 12/10/2010
  • Series: Advances in Spatial Science Series
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2002
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 468
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.97 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction.- I Trade and Transportation.- 2 Spatial Effects of European Transport Policy: a CGE Approach.- 3 Combined Model of Interregional Commodity Flows on a Transportation Network.- 4 Why Do Countries Pursue Reciprocal Trade Agreements? A Case Study of North America.- 5 The Regional Impact of Foreign Direct Investment: Structure and Behavior in an Ownership-Disaggregated Computable General Equilibrium Model.- 6 Economic Landscapes: An Application to the Brazilian Economy and to the Sugar Cane Complex.- 7 On the Economic Impact of the Transport Sector: A Critical Review with Dutch Bi-Regional Input-Output Data.- 8 The Influence of Transport Investments on Economy and Environment: An Analysis from the Perspective of Taiwan.- 9 The US Regional Ferrous Scrap Model.- II Structure and Structural Change.- 10 The RAS Structural Decomposition Approach.- 11 Structural Changes in the Chicago Economy: A Field of Influence Analysis.- 12 Modeling Structural Linkages in Dynamic and Spatial Interindustry Systems.- 13 Restrictions in Integrated Econometric+Input-Output Modeling.- 14 Regional Input-Output, Leontief-Strout and Uncertainty.- 15 Using the REAL Models to Understand Midwest Restructuring.- 16 Keystone Sector Identification.- 17 A Spatial Output Decomposition Method for Assessing Regional Economic Structure.- 18 New Explanatory Models for Analyzing Spatial Innovation: A Comparative Investigation.- 19 Vertical Specialization and Interregional Trade: Hierarchy of Spatial Production Cycles and Feedback Loop Analysis in the Midwest Economy.- 20 Miyazawa-Sraffa-Leontief Income Distribution Models.- III Methodological Issues.- 21 Frame-Shifting in Regional General Equilibrium Models.- 22 Input-output Systems in Regional and Interregional CGE Modeling.- 23 Direct and Indirect Industrial Pollution Generation: A Field of Influence Approach.- 24 Regional Economic Modeling in Denmark: Construction of an Interregional SAM with Data at High Levels of Disaggregation, Subject to National Constraints.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)