Infrastructure and the Complexity of Economic Development: An Exploratory Introduction

  • David F. Batten
Part of the Advances in Spatial Science book series (ADVSPATIAL)


In the Preface to his recent book on economic sense and nonsense in this “Age of Diminished Expectations”, the MIT economist Paul Krugman wrote:

“Why is economics such a hard subject?

Part of the answer has to do with complexity”.


Travel Time Path Dependence Route Choice Public Capital Traffic Behaviour 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David F. Batten
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  1. 1.The Temaplan GroupMelbourneAustralia

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