EU-REAL SEMINARS

NEXT SEMINAR:

15th EU-REAL Workshop

with a focus on Societal challenges and opportunities in regional development.

(Palermo, Sicily, Italy, September 3-4, 2018)

Hosted by the Department of Culture and Society and the Department of Business Economics and Statistics at the University of Palermo

It is an immense pleasure to welcome the EU-REAL community in order to jointly discuss research ideas and topics and to enhance the cooperation among our institutions.

We invite contributions on topics related (but not limited to):

- Regional economic growth and development

- Regional, rural and urban policy

- Infrastructure, transport flows and networks among regions

- Input-Output (I-O) and Computable General Equilibrium models (CGEs)

- Tourism and regional development

- Migration and regional labor markets

- Regional healthcare planning and migration flows

- Quantitative methods for regional sciences

- Spatial concentration

- Spatial income inequalities

- Natural environment, resources and sustainable development

Abstracts should be sent in Doc or Pdf -format, with a maximum of 500 words, including author's name(s), affiliation(s), main topic and 3-5 keywords and be sent to mauro.ferrante@unipa.it by May 15th 2018.

Looking forward to seeing you soon in Palermo.

Mauro Ferrante

Accommodation Info

PREVIOUS MEETINGS:

"14th European Union Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (EUREAL) Workshop" Hosted by the Centre for Business and Economics Research and the Faculty of Economics of the University of Coimbra. Coimbra (Portugal), September 4-5, 2017

The 14th EU-REAL conference webpage is available in the following link:

14 EU-REAL

Link of the video and the photos of the Conference: 14th_EU_Real_Coimbra

“13th European Union Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (EUREAL) Workshop - Workshop on Applied Regional and Policy Research”, Badajoz-Cáceres (Spain), 21 September - 23 September, 2016

Hosted by the Applied Economic Analysis Research Group (AEA) and the Department of Economics at the Faculty of Economics and Business Sciences of the Universidad de Extremadura, and the Extremadurian Regional Sciencie Association.

“12th European Union Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (EUREAL) - Workshop on Applied Regional and Policy Research”, Madrid (Spain), 31 August - 1 September, 2015

Hosted by the Spatial and Regional Economics research group (ECONRES) at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

11th EU-REAL Meeting”, Washington D.C. (USA), November 12th, 2014

25th Anniversary of the Regional Economics Applications Laboratary (1989-2014)” (Hosted by the NARSC)

10th EU-REAL Meeting”, School of Management and Business, Aberystwyth University (UK), September, 11-13, 2013

"9th EU-REAL MEETING", Badajoz-Extremadura (Spain), October 4-5, 2012

The European Union Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (EU-REAL), the AEA Research Group and the Department of Economics of University of Extremadura, Spain, organized a workshop on all the topics of regional science and urban economics, as well as transport economics.

"8th EU-REAL MEETING", Alghero-Sardinia (Italy), September 21-23, 2011

The European Union Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (EU-REAL) and CRENoS and Department of Economics, University of Sassari, Italy, organized a workshop on all the topics of regional science and urban economics, as well as transport economics.

"7th EU-REAL MEETING", Vienna (Austria), September 22-24, 2010

The European Union Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (EU-REAL) and the Austrian Institute for Economic Research (WIFO) in Vienna organized a workshop on all the topics of regional science and urban economics, as well as transport economics.

"6th EU-REAL MEETING", Bucharest (Romania), September 17-18, 2009

The European Union Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (EU-REAL) and the Research Centre of Macroeconomic and Regional Forecasting of the Academy of Economic Studies of Bucharest organized a workshop on all the topics of regional science and urban economics, as well as transport economics.

"5th EU-REAL 2008 MEETING", Istambul (Turkey), September 11-12, 2008

The European Union Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (EUREAL) and the Istanbul Technical University organized a workshop on all the topics of regional science and urban economics, as well as transport economics. The meeting was hosted and sponsored by Istanbul Technical University.

"4th EU-REAL - CENTER FOR REGIONAL ECONOMICS, TRANSPORT AND TOURISM (EUREAL-CERTeT) MEETING", Milan (Italy), September 14-15, 2007

The European Union Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (EUREAL) and the Center for Regional Economics, Transport and Tourism (CERTeT) organized a workshop on all the topics of regional science and urban economics, as well as transport economics. The meeting was hosted and sponsored by CERTeT. The workshop was held at Bocconi University in Milan.

"3th EU-REAL - CENTRE FOR PUBLIC POLICY FOR REGIONS (EUREAL-CPPR) MEETING", Glasgow (Scotland), September 28-30, 2006

The European Union Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (EUREAL) and the Centre for Public Policy for Regions (CPPR) organized a workshop on applied regional and policy research hosted by the Centre for Public Policy for Regions.

"2nd EU-REAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING", Azores, Ponta Delgada (Portugal), September 8-10, 2005

“1st EU-REAL MEETING: INTERNATIONAL MEETING ON REAL REGIONAL ECONOMIC SCIENCE”, Badajoz (Spain), May 27-28, 2004

The meeting sought to contribute to elements for reflection and analysis, as well as to concrete action proposals, with the objective of achieving a combined development of different investigation lines in Regional Science. The result of this meeting was the foundation of EU-REAL.