The United States as a Coastal Nation

US economic activity is overwhelmingly concentrated at its ocean and Great Lakes coasts, reflecting a large contribution from coastal proximity to productivity and quality of life. Extensively controlling for correlated natural attributes and initial conditions decisively rejects that the coastal co...

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Volume: 8
Main Author: Jordan Rappaport
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Boston Kluwer Academic Publishers 01.03.2003
published in: Journal of economic growth (Boston, Mass.) Vol. 8; no. 1; pp. 5 - 46
Data of publication: 20030301
ISSN: 1381-4338
EISSN: 1573-7020
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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