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Tables of Contents for Industry, Space and Competition
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
List of contributors
vii
 
Introduction
ix
 
Michel Bellet
Corine L'Harmet
PART I THUNEN
Coase and Thunen: theory of the firm and space in the 1930s
3
22
Michel Bellet
Thunen's contribution to location economics and marginal productivity theory
25
26
Heinz D. Kurz
PART II MARSHALL
The nation as an organized system of production: Smith, Marshall and the classics
51
19
Richard Arena
Industrial districts as knowledge communities
70
16
Brian J. Loasby
Alfred Marshall and territorial organization of industry
86
21
Michel Quere
Joel T. Ravix
PART III WEBER AND PERROUX
Economic space, institutions and dynamics: a revisitation of Francois Perroux
107
15
Thierry Kirat
Christophe Sierra
The organization of industry and location: Alfred Weber revisited
122
21
Corine L'Harmet
PART IV THE FORGOTTEN AUTHORS
The economic implications of the location of England and the location of France
143
13
Walter Eltis
W.E. Hearn on the industrial organization of society
156
18
Enzo Pesciarelli
Henry George on the location of economic activity
174
13
John K. Whitaker
PART V OTHER READINGS AND REREADINGS
The notion of space in the economic work of Emile Levasseur
187
12
Bernard Boureille
A national bank or local banks? Debates on the issuing of paper money in France in the first half of the nineteenth century
199
20
Gilles Jacoud
Name index
219
 
Subject index