As in previous years, the RSA will have again a strong presence at the AAG with annual lectures for our journals (Regional Studies; Area Development and Policy; and Territory, Governance, Politics), 14 Economic Geography sessions, sessions organised by the RSA Research Network on Finance Geography (held at MIT), several sessions organised by RSA members and an exhibition stand which is part of the Routledge stand (#100). So see you in Boston!
The March issue of Regional Studies is available.
Two exciting opportunities have arisen for an enthusiastic PhD student and an Early Career researcher to join the Regional Studies Association Board.
Regions that voted to leave the European Union (EU) are more likely to feel the detrimental impact on their economic development from Brexit as they have a stronger reliance on EU markets, a new study in Regional Studies finds. Regional Studies is published by Taylor & Francis Group and co-published by the Regional Studies Association.
At the recent AGM of the Irish Section of the Regional Studies Association Justin Doran was elected to the role of Chairperson.
As part of the 15th European Week of Regions and Cities (EWRC), the biggest event world-wide on regional and urban development, the Master Class on EU Cohesion Policy will be held for PhD students and early-career researchers for the fifth time between 8 and 12 October 2017.
Dr Dieter F. Kogler, University College Dublin, Ireland - a previous RSA Early Career Grant holder - has been awarded €1.5 million European Research Council Funding.
We have the pleasure to announce that Ms Xia Xinming and Mr Liu Haimeng have been appointed Student Representatives of the RSA China Division.
We are recruiting Editors to the RSA Journals: Regional Studies, Spatial Economic Analysis and Regional Studies, Regional Science.
Regional Studies celebrates its 50th anniversary with this issue.