Object

Title: Spatial transformation of the economy in the post-communist period: The case of the Vilnius urban region

Creator:

Ubarevičienė, Rūta ; Burneika, Donatas

Date issued/created:

2015

Resource Type:

Article

Subtitle:

Geographia Polonica Vol. 88 No. 1 (2015)

Publisher:

IGiPZ PAN

Place of publishing:

Warszawa

Description:

24 cm

Abstract:

Economic transformation has been gaining ground in the former socialist countries of Central and Eastern Europe since the change of system. This descriptive paper explores the locational patterns of enterprise in the Vilnius urban region during the post-communist transition of Lithuania. Cartographical techniques are used to map the changes that took place between 1994 and 2011. The results show a sharp increase in the number of enterprises in the urban core and a very modest increase outside this zone. However, the maps reveal divergent locational patterns for different sectors of the urban economy

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Relation:

Geographia Polonica ; Geographia Polonica

Volume:

88

Issue:

1

Start page:

143

End page:

157

Format:

File size 4,4 MB ; application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

oai:rcin.org.pl:53301 ; 0016-7282 ; 10.7163/GPol.0010

Source:

CBGiOS. IGiPZ PAN, call nos.: Cz.2085, Cz.2173, Cz.2406 ; click here to follow the link

Language:

eng

Rights:

Creative Commons Attribution BY-ND 3.0 PL license

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Digitizing institution:

Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Central Library of Geography and Environmental Protection. Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization PAS

Projects co-financed by:

European Union. European Regional Development Fund ; Programme Innovative Economy, 2010-2014, Priority Axis 2. R&D infrastructure

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