Words of welcome by Andrés Rodríguez-Pose, new RSAI President

Dear friends and colleagues,   As every two years, 2015 brings a change at the helm of the RSAI. Following the established system of rotation among the supra-regions of the organisation, I have taken overfrom Jean-Claude Thill as president of the RSAI on January 1st.   2015 is a good year to take over. With close to 4500 members worldwide, the RSAI is stronger than ever. Regional Science congresses are buzzing events which attract regional scientists from all over the world and where cutti...

Building bridges

Building bridges in regional science 2016 conference participation support   The RSAI will facilitate the participation of researchers from low-income and lower-middle-income economies (as defined by the World Bank:  http://data.worldbank.org/about/country-and-lending-groups#Low_income (http://data.worldbank.org/about/country-and-lending-groups#Low_income)) at the three largest Regional Science Conferences in 2016: World Congress (May), PRSCO( July),  ERSA (August) and NARSC (November).   T...

Nurturing new talent

Nurturing new talent 2016   The RSAI aims to continue promoting the development of Regional Science by nurturing new talent in 2016. The council has therefore pledged resources to co-finance workshops and summer institutes intended to provide substantive training to pre-doctoral researchers, including the presentation of their work and receiving feedback from senior scholars and their peers. It is expected that the selected workshops and institutes will have considerable international geograph...


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Conference “Region-2015”, the journal “Journal of Human...

Dear colleagues! The Department of Human Geography and Regional Studies, the School of Geology, Geography, Recreation and Tourism, V.N. Karazin Khark...

TransportNET - Lisbon course on Freight Transport Log...

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Building bridges in regional science | 2016 conference ...

Building bridges in regional science 2016 conference participation support   The RSAI will facilitate the participation of researchers from low-inc...

Joint NECTAR Cluster 2 and Cluster 3 International Work...

Dear NECTAR friends, Please find enclosed a call for papers for a Joint Cluster 2 and Cluster 3 International Workshop on “The role of planning towar...

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 Regional Science Association International (http://www.regionalscience.org/) (RSAI) is composed of three supraregional groupings of individual national and international sections or associations: The Regional Science Association of the Americas (http://www.rsamericas.org/home/) (RSAmericas), The Pacific Regional Science Conference Organisation (http://www.prsco.info/) (PRSCO). RSAI has a world-wide membership of over 4,000.   The...



The European Regional Science Association (ERSA) is the supranational grouping of national regional science associations across Europe. Members are academics, policy professionals and researchers interested in spatial economics and planning, regional and local development and related issues. They are drawn...



The Pacific Regional Science Conference Organisation (http://www.prsco.info/index.html) (PRSCO) was established at the 7th Annual Meeting of the Western Regional Science Association (WRSA) in San Diego, February 1-4, 1968 at the initiative of representatives from WRSA and the Japan Section of...



The Regional Science Association of the Americas  (http://www.rsamericas.com/web/)(RSAMERICAS) represents the affiliated and common interests of the various regional science organizations of the American Continents.   RSAMERICAS operates as an objective, scientific body without political, social, financial, or nationalistic bias. It supports its objectives...

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