Key Insights in ‘Space’ and Microeconomics

  • John R. Roy
Part of the Advances in Spatial Science book series (ADVSPATIAL)


The classical land use models provide an excellent introduction to the role of space in microeconomics, as well as to the differences between short run price adjustments and long run locational equilibria. Two of the most significant models in this class are introduced below.


Transport Cost Competitive Equilibrium Central Business District Final Demand Social Optimum 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • John R. Roy
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  1. 1.Environmental, Transport and Urban Development Studies (ETUDES)MallacootaAustralia

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