The Hungarian Regional Science Association will hold its 18th Annual Conference ONLINE on the theme of „Opportunities of Core and Peripheral Regions for their Sustainable Future”, on October 27-30, 2020 in Budapest at the Corvinus University.
Registration and programme details: http://www.mrtt.hu/en/annual_meeting_2020.html
Our keynote speakers are:
Eveline van Leeuwen, Wageningen University and Research, AMS Institute: City & Countryside in the COVID19 era: a re-valuation of space
Jan Fidrmuc, Brunel University London: What Has the EU Ever Done for Us? Regional Aid
Zoltán Elekes, Centre for Economic and Regional Studies: Foreign-owned firms as agents of structural change in regions
Alexander Wandl, TU Delft: Territories-in-between (TiB) – (missed) opportunities for sustainable spatial development?
CALL FOR PAPERS
18 online sessions are organized in Hungarian, 4 online sessions are in English. In order to apply to the English sessions, please contact with the convenors of the sessions.
- Innovation and Development in Linked Regions
Balázs Lengyel CERS Institute of Economics
- Territorialisation of the Circular Economy
Alexander Wandl TU Delft & Viktor Varjú CERS Institute for Regional Studies
- Core and Periphery in Central and Eastern Europe
Gábor Lux CERS Institute for Regional Studies
- Consequences of Multipolarisation on the Core–Periphery Relationships
Viktor Eszterhai Corvinus University of Budapest
Extended deadline: 10 October 2020 (Notification: 12 October 2020)
Abstracts (max. 500 words) should be submitted by e-mail to the convenors of the sessions. Presentations of 20 minutes are welcomed.