Master Class on EU Cohesion Policy

European Week of Regions and Cities 2016, Brussels, Belgium

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European Week of Regions and Cities 2016 Master Class

For the fourth year, the European Week of Regions and Cities, 9-13 October 2016, will host the EWRC Masterclass. This prestigious event will bring together 30 selected early career researchers and PhD students to present and discuss recent research on EU Cohesion Policy and regional/urban development with EU officials and renowned academics.
This year's topics are:
(1) Promoting inclusive growth and social cohesion, including the territorial dimension and the integration of urban and rural development.
(2) The significance of the network economy: policy learning; transfers between regions and cities; knowledge spillovers.
(3) Improving the Cohesion policy delivery system: performance, simplification and accountability.
NB Masterclass begins on 9th October.
Watch the recap of last year's edition of the European Week of Regions and Cities: 


A special issue of Regional Studies, Regional Science (Open Access Journal) with papers that were presented during the OPEN DAYS 2015 Master Class is available here.

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Committee of the Regions

Regional Studies Association 



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European Parliament and European Committee of the Regions’ buildings, Brussels, Belgium.

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