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Title: The Business Excellence Attraction Composite Index (BEACI). Design and application to the Municipalities of the Barcelona Province
Author: Murillo Viu, Joaquín
Romaní Fernández, Javier, 1969-
Suriñach Caralt, Jordi
Keywords: Planificació empresarial
Gestió de projectes
Localització industrial
Barcelona (Catalunya : Àrea metropolitana)
Business planning
Project management
Industrial location
Barcelona (Catalonia : Metropolitan area)
Issue Date: 2012
Publisher: Universitat de Barcelona. Institut de Recerca en Economia Aplicada Regional i Pública
Abstract: The location of economic activity, in general, and of that of activities of business excellence (high-tech or knowledge-intensive businesses that have a low environmental impact), in particular, is not dependent on one single factor, but rather on a series of economic, geographical, social and political variables. Against this background, the aim of this paper is to design a composite index for assessing the capacity to attract this kind of economic activity. As a case study, we have calculated this index for 26 of the main municipalities in the province of Barcelona, Spain.
Note: Reproducció del document publicat a: http://www.ub.edu/irea/working_papers/2012/201209.pdf
It is part of: IREA – Working Papers, 2012, IR12/009
AQR – Working Papers, 2012, AQR12/05
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2445/58407
ISSN: 2014-1254
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