RSA Global Webinar Series
Join us on a virtual journey across the globe. There will be stops in different territories, bringing together the Regional Studies communities.
Global Value Chains and Regional Recovery after Covid-19
This webinar will offer an overview of the most recent insights on the link between Global Value Chains and regional development. The Policy Panel will discuss how public policies for cities and regions (including Smart Specialisation) have changed and will further evolve in response to a global economy in constant transformation.
The New Reality of Teleworking: People, Firms, Places
This webinar is organised in collaboration between the Spatial Productivity Lab at the OECD Trento Centre for Local Development (an integral part of Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities) and the Regional Studies Association. The webinar represents the 9th Meeting on Spatial Productivity for Regional and Local Development and is part of the RSA’s Regions Cities Industry Webinar Series. The webinar brings together experts from academia, policy and policy research to share insights and discuss the impact of COVID-19 on teleworking/ homeworking and how the increase in working from home has affected mobility, productivity, wellbeing and local public policy. The webinar provides time for questions and discussion, is open to all and is free to attend.
"Nothing New under the Sun" How the Past Informs Today's Policy Responses
Presentations and discussions in this webinar will analyse how history has shaped arguments in regional development and policy, the context for debate and provides reflections on what might be useful avenues for research looking forward.