Quah, Danny (2000) Internet cluster emergence. CEP discussion paper; CEPDP0441, 441. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.
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Internet development holds the promise of transmitting economic value across physical space at zero marginal cost. In such a “weightless economy”, what factors matter for the location of economic activity and thus for economic development? This paper sketches a model of spatial dynamics over a three-dimensional globe, where transportation costs don’t matter. The paper develops conditions under which clusters of activity emerge.
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