Skip navigation
Logo
User training | Reference and search service

Library catalog

Retrievo
EDS
b-on
More
resources
Content aggregators
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:

acessibilidade

http://hdl.handle.net/10071/15692
acessibilidade
Title: Factors driving the population growth and decline of Portuguese cities
Authors: Barreira, A. P.
Ramalho, J. J. S.
Panagopoulos, T.
Guimarães, M. H.
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: Wiley
Abstract: Despite the worldwide trend of urbanisation, data reveal that some cities are growing whereas others are losing inhabitants. To assess such dynamics in Portuguese cities, demographic, employment, housing, and climate variables were analysed as possible drivers of population change for the period 1991–2011. Panel data models show that higher shares of employment in the secondary and tertiary sectors, higher maximum temperatures, and a higher proportion of middle-aged vacant houses act as pull factors attracting inhabitants, whereas a higher unemployment rate is a push factor for cities.
Peer reviewed: yes
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10071/15692
DOI: 10.1111/grow.12205
ISSN: 0017-4815
Ciência-IUL: https://ciencia.iscte-iul.pt/id/ci-pub-37789
Accession number: WOS:000417281600018
Appears in Collections:BRU-RI - Artigos em revistas científicas internacionais com arbitragem científica

Files in This Item:
acessibilidade
File Description SizeFormat 
Cities growth and decline - Growth and Change revised.pdfPós-print720.19 kBAdobe PDFView/Open    Request a copy


FacebookTwitterDeliciousLinkedInDiggGoogle BookmarksMySpace
Formato BibTex MendeleyEndnote Currículo DeGóis 

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.