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The urban geography of financial economy in the Czech Republic

Author(s): Jan Sucháček

Journal: Urbani Izziv
ISSN 0353-6483

Volume: 17;
Issue: 1–2;
Start page: 114;
Date: 2006;
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Keywords: banking sector | company headquarters | Czech Republic | economic power

The article deals with the spatial structure of the Czech banking sector. Bank headquarters and other banking activities affect the variation in economic power of different parts of the country. The advocated thesis is that spatial concentration of bank headquarters in the Czech Republic are only one of the manifestations of national centralisation, which corresponds to the traditional model centre-periphery.
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