Programme of the GfR Summer Conference 2020

The conference has a special focus on structural change in rural and urban economies. A non-exhaustve list of topics includes:

  • Effects of globalizaton and digitalizaton
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Place-based policies
  • Populaton decline and migraton
  • Provision of local public goods
  • Public finances at local level
  • Spatal disparites
  • Spatal evoluton and distributon of economic actvites

Theoretical, empirical and policy-oriented contributions focussing on other topics related to regional science will be part of the programme as well.