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The Economic Performance of Regions 551

  title={The Economic Performance of Regions 551},
  author={Michael E. Porter},
PORTER M. E. (2003) The economic performance of regions, Reg. Studies 37, 549–578. This paper examines the basic facts about the regional economic performance, the composition of regional economies and the role of clusters in the US economy over period of 1990 to 2000. The performance of regional economies varies markedly in terms of wage, wage growth, employment growth and patenting rate. Based on the distribution of economic activity across geography, we classify US industries into traded… 
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