DOI: 10.52324/001c.10714
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Charles Richter

Abstract: A recent empirical study has identified industrial linkages as an agglomer ation economy.1 The purpose of the present paper is to focus attention upon more specific relationships between industrial linkages and the agglomeration of manufacturing industries.This study consists of posing and testing four hypotheses pertaining to relationships between linkages and agglomeration. The first hypothesis examines whether strong linkages between pairs of manufacturing industries are more im portant locational forces th…

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