Regional Disparities

Workshop in Essen, June 5–6, 2020

Dates: June 5–6, 2020

Location: Philharmonie Essen, Conference Center, Huyssenallee 53, 45128 Essen

Organized by: RTG 2484 Regional Disparities & Economic Policy, University of Duisburg-Essen

The 1st Workshop in Regional Disparities of the Research Training Group (RTG) 2484 – Regional Disparities & Economic Policy aims at bringing together researchers from the areas of urban and regional economics, economic geography and other related fields with a focus on regional topics such as:

  • Effects of globalization and structural change
  • Place-based policies
  • Local labor markets
  • Population and migration economics
  • Provision of local public goods
  • Local public finance
  • Health economics

The keynotes will be presented by Fernando Parro (Penn State University, State College) and Andrea Weber (Central European University, Budapest).


See the FOR-Website (Link)