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ag·gre·ga·tion

(ag-rĕ-gā'shŭn),
A crowded mass of independent but similar units; a cluster.
Synonym(s): agglomeration

agglomeration

(1) Aggregation.
(2) Agglutination.
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Keywords: Agglomeration, CPEC, Social Inclusion, Factor Analysis, Data Envelopment Analysis, Efficiency
Most existing studies on the effects of agglomeration on firm performance tend to focus on productivity and highlight productivity gains arising from agglomeration economies.
The study finds that natural resources agglomeration is an important factor for reducing unemployment in Pakistan.
Pei Wu [13] studied the road network characteristics of urban agglomeration with some quantitative methods, such as the traffic assignment algorithm based on the path and the design algorithm of the integrated hybrid road network.
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In order to investigate the urban development and geo-spatial agglomeration in Pakistan PCA has been run using eleven variables representing urban industrial infrastructure.
Therefore, from the angle of medium to analyze financial agglomeration has very important significance to the economic growth difference.
Empirical evidence shows that there are productivity benefits for firms that locate in clusters like these; these benefits are referred to as "agglomeration economies." However, not all firms benefit from agglomeration equally.
Ce nouveau texte fixe les vitesses maximales des vehicules affectes au transport de personnes et comportant plus de neuf places a 100 km/h sur les autoroutes, a 80 km/h en dehors des agglomerations et sur les routes autres que les autoroutes et a 40 km/h dans les agglomeration.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian chemical engineering experts presented an industrial approach to reduce the agglomeration of the particles during the fluidization process by studying the fluidization behavior of silver oxide nanoparticle agglomerates and using computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulation method.
Clustering economic activity, or agglomeration, imposes both positive and negative externalities on a regional economy.
(1999) aroused interest in the academic community, particularly the relationship between agglomeration and economic growth (1).