Measuring insularity as a state of nature. Is there a case of bad geography?

According to both empirical and theoretical literature the most immediate case of ?bad? geography is not having a direct access to the sea. A large proportion of less developed countries are landlocked economies. Being an island is also associated to a role for geography in the economy. Islands are...

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Main Author: Pinna, Anna Maria
Licio, Vania
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Louvain-la-Neuve European Regional Science Association (ERSA) 2013
published in: 53rd Congress of the European Regional Science Association: "Regional Integration: Europe, the Mediterranean and the World Economy", 27-31 August 2013, Palermo, Italy
Data of publication: 2013
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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