Networks in a Fragmentation Model

Part of the Contributions to Economics book series (CE)


The following macroeconomic model, which mainly follows the approach of Harris (2003), emphasizes the role of infrastructure and shows the relationships between communications costs, pattern of specialization, and the volume of trade.


Intermediate Producer Trading Volume Communication Cost Fragmentation Model Market Entry 


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© Physica-Verlag Heidelberg 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.European Institute for International Economic Relations (EIIW)University of WuppertalWuppertalGermany

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