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Our journals offer a high level of academic debate and agenda-setting regional research that spans issues in economics, geography, planning, political science, and related fields.

Area Development and Policy
Area Development and Policy engages with the transformation of the modern world as a result of development of the global South/Greater BRICS.
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Regional Studies
Regional Studies is a leading international journal in theoretical development, empirical analysis and policy debate in the multi- and inter-disciplinary field of regional studies.

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Regional Studies, Regional Science
Regional Studies, Regional Science is an interdisciplinary open access journal on regional issues in economics, geography, planning, political science, and related fields.

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Spatial Economic Analysis
Spatial Economic Analysis is dedicated to the development of theory and methods in spatial economics, published by RSA and the RSAI-BIS.
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Territory, Politics, Governance
Territory, Politics, Governance is committed to the development of theory and research in territorial politics and the governance of space.

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Regional Studies Policy Impact Books
The Regional Studies Association Policy Impact Books form a series of punchy, policy-facing books addressing issues of contemporary concern.
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Regions and Cities Book Series
The Regions and Cities Book Series is published by Routledge in association with the RSA. The Editor-in-Chief is Joan Fitzgerald (Northeastern University, USA).
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Regions e-Zine
Regions e-Zine is edited by Eduardo Oliveira, Stefania Fiorentino and Robert Bowen. Contact office@regionalstudies.org for info on submission.
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Applied Mobilities
Applied Mobilities publishes research and practice-orientated perspectives in mobilities, focusing planning, design, technologies and social and cultural applications.
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Baltic Journal of Economics
The Baltic Journal of Economics (BJE) disseminates high-quality original and innovative papers within a broad range of economic disciplines especially those relevant for the Baltic region.
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Cities and Health
Cities & Health supports human and planetary health by sharing the latest international research and practice for urban health and health equity.
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City
City provides provocative, cutting-edge and committed insights into, analysis of, and commentary on the contemporary urban world.
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Climate and Development
Climate and Development is dedicated to the range of issues that arise when climate variability, climate change and climate policy are considered along with development needs, impacts and pr…
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East European Politics
East European Politics publishes research covering the government, politics, and societies of the post-communist space, including East Central and South Eastern Europe, Russia and countries …
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Entrepreneurship & Regional Development
Entrepreneurship and Regional Development addresses the central factors in economic development – entrepreneurial vitality and innovation – as local and regional phenomena.
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Environmental Politics
Environmental Politics provides a forum for the publication of original research into, and discussion and analysis of, the diverse theoretical and empirical aspects of environmental politics…
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Eurasian Geography and Economics
Eurasian Geography and Economics welcomes papers on geographical and economic issues in the Eurasian region.
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Forum for Development Studies
Forum for Development Studies is owned by the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) and the Norwegian Association for Development Research.
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Innovation and Development
Economic development and growth depend as much on social innovations as on technological advance, alongside institutional and organisational change and the informal sector.
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International Planning Studies
International Planning Studies ( IPS ) publishes quality research in a variety of fields and from a range of perspectives which helps improve understanding of planning and planner roles.
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Journal of Urbanism
The Journal of Urbanism is a multi-disciplinary journal that focuses on human settlement and its relation to the idea of sustainability, social justice and cultural understanding.
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Mobilities
Mobilities stands as a testament to John Urry’s pioneering work and leadership in the ‘new mobilities paradigm’ in social science research.
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Planning Practice & Research
Planning Practice & Research (PPR)has become the source for information on current research in planning practice.
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Policy Studies
The world of public policy has become an increasingly small one through dramatic changes to global political and economic institutional structures and have broadened the fields of policy stu…
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Regional Insights
Regional Insights was a magazine published by the RSA which sought to make research findings from early career researchers more accessible to a wider audience.
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Urban Policy and Research
Urban Policy and Research focuses on the field of urban studies and urban policy for those with an interest in Australia, New Zealand and the wider Asia Pacific region.
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Urban, Planning and Transport Research
Urban, Planning & Transport Research is an open access journal offering wide dissemination of new research in urban, planning and transport research to a global audience.
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Britain for sale? Perspectives on the costs and benefits of foreign ownership
Britain for sale? Perspectives on the costs and benefits of foreign ownership (2016). Published by the Smith Institute, edited by Mike Raco.
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Changing Gear – is Localism the New Regionalism?
Changing Gear – is Localism the New Regionalism? (2012). Published by the Smith Institute, edited by Sally Hardy & Michael Ward.
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Joining the dots: Making Healthcare Work Better for the Local Economy
Joining the dots- making healthcare work better for the local economy (2015). Published by the Smith Institute, edited by Rose Gilroy and Mark Tewdwr-Jones.
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Regions Magazine (2000-2017)
Regions Magazine was the voice of the RSA membership. It was discontinued in 2017 and replaced by the Regions eZine.
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RSA 50th Anniversary booklet
Community, impact, leadership – 50 years of the Regional Studies Association
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Spatially Rebalancing the UK Economy: The Need for a New Policy Model
Spatially Rebalancing the UK Economy: The Need for a New Policy Model. Published by the Regional Studies Association, edited by Ron Martin, Andy Pike, Pete Tyler and Ben Gardiner.
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Towards Cohesion Policy 4.0: Structural Transformation and Inclusive Growth
Towards Cohesion Policy 4.0: Structural Transformation and Inclusive Growth is a new report on post-2020 Cohesion Policy written by John Bachtler, Joaquim Oliveira Martins, Peter Wostner and…
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Where Next for Local Enterprise Partnerships?
Where Next for Local Enterprise Partnerships? (2013). Published by the Smith Institute, edited by Sally Hardy & Michael Ward.
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