člen European Regional Science Association

3rd Winter Seminar of Regional Science: Regional Economics in New Perspectives

We welcome papers from following themes, but also those that cut across suggested topics:

Agglomeration and Industrial Clusters
Creative Industries, Creative Cities and Regions
Entrepreneurship, New Industries and Innovation
European Cohesion Policy and its Impact
Local and Regional Strategies and Policies
Real Estates and Real Estate Development
Regional Labor Markets and Migration
Urban Development and Urban Change

Invited speakers:

Gunther Maier, Department of Environment and Regional Development, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria
Alexandru Minea, CERDI, University of Auvergne, Clermont Ferrand, France

Important Dates:

Abstract submission deadline: December 31, 2012
Notification of acceptance: January 15, 2013
Paper submission deadline: February 15, 2013
Participation fee payment deadline: February 15, 2013
Winter Seminar: March 20 - 23, 2013

The participation fee is 85 EUR for RSAI and ERES members and 105 EUR for non members. The participations fee includes conference proceedings, 1x lunch and 2x dinner, closing reception with dinner on Friday, coffee breaks. One-page abstract should be sent to Valeria Szitasiova, Department of Public Administration and Regional Development, University of Economics in Bratislava (e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ). All proposals will be refereed and acceptance of papers will be confirmed.

Yours Sincerely,

Valeria Szitasiova, Miroslav Sipikal, Stefan Rehak
Organising Committee, Slovak Section of ERSA

The seminar is organised by:
Society for Regional Science and Policy - Slovak section of ERSA, European Real Estate Society (ERES),  Region Direct - Scientifical Journal, Society for Regional Research - German Speaking Section of ERSA, and Department of Public Adminstration and Regional Development, University of Economics in Bratislava.