Dissertation > Economic > Industrial economy > China Industrial Economy > Industrial construction and development

Analysis of Agglomeration of Chinese Manufacturing Industries and Its Influential Factors

Author ZhaoHongLei
Tutor SunWei
School Jilin University
Course Quantitative Economics
Keywords Manufacturing Industrial agglomeration Geographic concentration index
CLC F424
Type Master's thesis
Year 2007
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China's manufacturing industry is showing a certain concentration level ? If there is , then cause agglomeration factor is what ? Purpose of this paper is to study the above issues . In this paper, the 20 2 -digit manufacturing industry as the research object . Krugman 's new economic geography as the main theoretical basis for the use of modern econometric methods , calculated based on the actual data of 2000-2003 in China , the geographic concentration index of China's manufacturing industry and the concentration of the five provinces and cities . Then drawing on research at home and abroad on the basis of 12 indicators is constructed according to the actual situation in China , the use of panel data fixed effects model for the analysis and testing of factors caused agglomeration . The study found that China's manufacturing industry continue to show a gathering trend , the industrial agglomeration occurs mainly in the southeast coastal areas , and expanding its regional industry , continuously improve the degree of specialization , so as to promote the continuous development of the regional economy . Due to the different characteristics of the industry , and thus the factors that affect the industry cluster will be different.

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