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Publications of Gilles Duranton

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2014

  • Peter Morrow, Gilles Duranton, Matthew Turner, "Roads and Trade: Evidence from the U.S.", Review of Economic Studies 81 (2) (2014), 681–724. (Freely available.)

2012

  • Gilles Duranton and Matthew Turner, "Urban growth and transportation", Review of Economic Studies 79 (4) (2012), 1407–1440. (Freely available.)

2011

  • Pierre-Philippe Combes, Gilles Duranton, Laurent Gobillon, "The identification of agglomeration economies ", Journal of Economic Geography 11 (2) (2011), 253–266.
  • Gilles Duranton, "California Dreamin’: The Feeble Case for Cluster Policies", Review of Economic Analysis 3 (1) (2011), 3–45. (Freely available.)
  • Gilles Duranton and Hubert Jayet, "Division of Labour Limited by the Extent of the Market? Evidence from French Cities", Journal of Urban Economics 69 (1) (2011), 56–71.

2010

  • Pierre-Philippe Combes, Gilles Duranton, Laurent Gobillon, Sebastien Roux, "Estimating Agglomeration Economies with History, Geology, and Worker Effects", in The Economics of Agglomeration (edited by Edward L. Glaeser), NBER, Boston, Mass, 2010, 15–65.
  • Gilles Duranton, Philippe Martin, Thierry Mayer, Florian Mayneris, The Economics of Clusters: Experience from France, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2010.

2009

  • Gilles Duranton, "Discussion of Carlino and Hunt’s ‘What explains the quantity and quality of local inventive activity’ ", Brookings Wharton Papers on Urban Affairs 2009 (1) (2009), 110–115.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Urban Growth: Trends vs. noise", in Theoretical and Practical Aspects of Urban and Regional Development (edited by Tadeusz Markowski and Maciej Turala), Polish Academy of Sciences, Warshaw, 2009, 23–38.
  • Gilles Duranton, Andres Rodriguez-Pose, Richard Sandall, "Family Types and the Persistence of Regional Disparities in Europe", Economic Geography 85 (1) (2009), 23–47.

2008

  • Pierre-Philippe Combes, Gilles Duranton, Laurent Gobillon, "Spatial Wage Disparities: Sorting Matters! ", Journal of Urban Economics 63 (2) (2008), 723–742.
  • Pierre-Philippe Combes, Gilles Duranton, Laurent Gobillon, "The Role of Local Labour Markets in the Spatial Concentration of Economic Activity", Revue de l'OFCE 104 (2008), 141–177.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Spatial Economics", in New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics (edited by S.N. Durlauf and L.E. Blume), Palgrave Macmillan, New York, 2008, S1–S10.
  • Gilles Duranton, "The Insatiable Demand for Land: Urban Change and Land (Re-)Development", in OECD/ECMT Roundtable 137: Transport, Urban Form and Economic Growth, (edited by OECD), OECD, Paris, 2008, 29–51.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Viewpoint: From Cities to Productivity and Growth in Developing Countries", Canadian Journal of Economics 41 (3) (2008), 689–736.
  • Gilles Duranton, Philippe Martin, Thierry Mayer, Florian Mayneris, Les Pôles de Compétitivité : Rêves et Réalités, Opuscule CEPREMAP 10, Editions ENS, Paris, 2008.
  • Gilles Duranton and Henry G. Overman, "Exploring Detailed Patterns of UK Manufacturing Location Using Microgeographic Data", Journal of Regional Science 48 (1) (2008), 213–243.
  • Gilles Duranton and Michael Storper, "Rising Trade Costs? Agglomeration and Trade with Endogenous Transactions Costs", Canadian Journal of Economics 41 (1) (2008), 292–319.

2007

  • Sylvie Charlot and Gilles Duranton, "Modes of Communication and their Combinations: When Space still Matters (in French)", Revue Economique 57 (6) (2007), 1427–1447.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Discussion of Hertel et al.'s 'Distributional effects of WTO agricultural reforms in rich and poor '", Economic Policy 22 (50) (2007), 330–334.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Discussion of Koeninger and Leonardi's 'Capital Skill Complementarity and Wage Differentials'", Economic Policy 22 (49) (2007), 109–112.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Urban Evolutions: The Fast, the Slow, and the Still", American Economic Review 97 (1) (2007), 197–221.

2006

  • Sylvie Charlot and Gilles Duranton, "Cities and Workplace Communication: Some French Evidence", Urban Studies 43 (8) (2006), 1365–1394.
  • Pierre-Philippe Combes and Gilles Duranton, "Labour Pooling, Labour Poaching and Spatial Clustering", Regional Science and Urban Economics 36 (1) (2006), 1–28.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Discussion of Faini's 'Fiscal Policy and Interest Rates in Europe'", Economic Policy 21 (47) (2006), 478–481.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Human Capital Externalities in Cities: Identification and Policy Issues", in A Companion to Urban Economics (edited by R. Arnott and D. McMillen), Blackwell, Oxford, 2006, 24–39.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Some Foundations for Zipf's Law: Product Proliferation and Local Spillovers", Regional Science and Urban Economics 36 (4) (2006), 542–563.
  • Gilles Duranton and Michael Storper, "Agglomeration and Growth, a dialogue between economists and geographers", Journal of Economics Geography 6 (1) (2006), 1–7.

2005

  • Pierre-Philippe Combes, Gilles Duranton, Henry G. Overman, "Agglomeration and the Adjustment of the Spatial Economy", Papers in Regional Science 84 (3) (2005), 311–349.
  • Gilles Duranton and Henry G. Overman, "Testing for Localisation Using Micro-Geographic Data", Review of Economic Studies 72 (4) (2005), 1077–1106.
  • Gilles Duranton and Diego Puga, "From Sectoral to Functional Urban Specialisation", Journal of Urban Economics 57 (2) (2005), 343–370.
  • Gilles Duranton and Andres Rodriguez-Pose, "When Economists and Geographers Collide, or the Tale of the Lions and the Butterflies", Environment and Planning A 37 (10) (2005), 1695–1705.

2004

  • Sylvie Charlot and Gilles Duranton, "Communication Externalities in Cities", Journal of Urban Economics 56 (3) (2004), 581–613.
  • Paul Cheshire and Gilles Duranton, "Recent Development in Regional and Urban Economics: Introduction", in Recent Advances in Regional and Urban Economics (edited by P. Cheshire and G. Duranton), Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 2004.
  • Gilles Duranton, "The Economics of Productive Systems: Segmentation and Skill-Biased Change", European Economic Review 48 (2) (2004), 307–336.
  • Gilles Duranton and Toni Haniotis, "A Comparison Between Economic Systems with an Application to Transition", Journal of Public Economics 88 (2004), 2125–2157.
  • Gilles Duranton and Diego Puga, "The Micro-foundations of Urban Agglomeration Economies", in Handbook of Regional and Urban Economics. Volume IV (edited by J. V. Henderson and J.F. Thisse), North-Holland, Amsterdam, 2004, 2063–2117.

2003

  • Pierre-Philippe Combes, Gilles Duranton, Laurent Gobillon, "Sources and Extent of Spatial Wage Inequalities in France", in Competitivite (edited by M. Debonneuil and L. Fontagne), La Documentation Francaise, Paris, 2003, 163–183.

2002

  • Gilles Duranton and Vassilis Monastiriotis, "Mind the Gaps: The Evolution of Regional Earnings Inequalities in the U.K. 1982-1997", Journal of Regional Science 42 (2) (2002), 219–256.

2001

  • Gilles Duranton, "Endogenous Labor Supply, Growth and Overlapping Generations", Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 44 (3) (2001), 295–314.
  • Gilles Duranton and Vassilis Monastiriotis, "The Evolution of the U.K. North-South Divide: Should we Mind the Gap?", European Investment Bank Papers 6 (2) (2001), 42–57.
  • Gilles Duranton and Diego Puga, "Nursery Cities: Urban Diversity, Process Innovation, and the Life Cycle of Products", American Economic Review 91 (5) (2001), 1454–1477.

2000

  • Gilles Duranton, "Cumulative Investment and Spillovers in the Formation of Technological Landscapes", Journal of Industrial Economics 48 (2) (2000), 205–213.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Growth and Imperfect Competition on Factor Markets: Increasing Returns and Distribution", European Economic Review 44 (2) (2000), 255–280.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Urban Structure, Urbanization and Growth", in Economics of Cities (edited by J.-M. Huriot and J.F. Thisse), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2000, 290–317.
  • Gilles Duranton and Diego Puga, "Diversity and Specialisation in Cities: Why, Where and When Does it Matter?", Urban Studies 37 (3) (2000), 533–555.

1999

  • Gilles Duranton, "Distance, Land, and Proximity: Economic Analysis and the Evolution of Cities", Environment and Planning A 31 (12) (1999), 2169–2188.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Trade, Wage Inequalities and Disparities Between Countries: The Technology Connection", Growth and Change 30 (4) (1999), 455–478.

1998

  • Gilles Duranton, "Agricultural Productivity, Trade, and Industrialization", Oxford Economics Papers 50 (2) (1998), 220–236.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Labor Specialization, Transport Costs and City Size", Journal of Regional Science 38 (4) (1998), 553–573.

1997

  • Gilles Duranton, "An Alternative Approach to Urban Zoning (in French)", Recherches Economiques de Louvain 63 (3) (1997), 271–292.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Comments on Urban Diversity and Fiscal Decentralization", Regional Science and Urban Economics 27 (3) (1997), 801–806.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Metropolises and Growth in Asia (in French)", Revue d'Economie Regionale et Urbaine 1 (1997), 97–118.
  • Gilles Duranton, "The Economic Analysis of Urban Zoning: A Brief Review (in French)", Revue d'Economie Regionale et Urbaine 2 (1997), 171–188.
  • Gilles Duranton, "The New Economic Geography: Agglomeration and Dispersion (in French)", Economie et Prevision 131 (5) (1997), 1–24.
  • Gilles Duranton, "Urbanization and Multipolarity in a Spatial Economy (in French)", Annales d'Economie et de Statistique 45 (1) (1997), 89–121.

1996

  • Gilles Duranton and Jacques Thisse, "Land Policy in a Spatial Economy (in French)", Revue Economique 47 (2) (1996), 227–261.