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Spatial Interaction Perspectives

(http://faculty.washington.edu/krumme/systems/interaction.html)
. BASES FOR INTERACTION
FACTORS BEHIND INTERACTION DECISIONS
INTERACTION IMPACTS
ORIGIN Complementarity
&
International Trade & FDI Theory
Push factors
  • Refugee migration
  • Migration after layoff or dismissal
  • Decision to export
DESTINATION Pull factors
INTERVENING PLACES Intervening opportunities; Alternative origins or destinations; Spatial competition Transportation "Hubs"; Transshipment points; Motels
TELE-
COMMUNICATION
& TRANSPORTATION
Transferability; Freight rates; Intermodal transport
Routing (Carrier competition, Route demand, Backhauling) [Stutz, p.168],
Network structure [Stutz, pp.173ff.] Time-space convergence [Stutz, p.187]
Traffic flows; Congestion; Overload; Freight rates;
EXCHANGE & PRICING Example: "Transfer Pricing" Example:
"Terms of Trade"

Interaction Data:


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