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Protectionism and the high street

Overman, Henry G. (2011) Protectionism and the high street. Spatial Economics Research Centre Blog (27 May 2011). Website.

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In response to comments about the negative productivity effects that supermarkets suffer as a result of planning constraints someone points me to this debate about new supermarkets in Wells (Somerset) and asks: "Restrictive planning will increase the costs of supermarket development but if a supermarket isn’t built can you quantify how much money stays in the local economy?"

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Spatial Economics Research Centre
Centre for Economic Performance
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Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
H Social Sciences > HG Finance
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
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Last Modified: 29 Jun 2021 23:19

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