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Call for paper | 17th PRSCO Summer Institute, 11-13 August 2021


The  Pacific  Regional  Science  Conference  Organization  (PRSCO),  the  Regional  Science  Association International (RSAI) and RMIT University are pleased to invite you to submit your papers to the 17th PRSCO

Summer Institute. The conference will be held online from 11-13 August 2021. The theme of the conference is “Emerging Technologies in Regional Development”.

The topics of the symposium include, but not limited to:

  • The topics of the conference include, but not limited to:
  • Blockchain Solutions in Regional Development
  • Logistics, supply chain and regional development
  • Big Data in regional science
  • Emerging challenges for regional development
  • Vision and management of sustainable cities
  • Energy, development, and sustainability
  • Rural and local development
  • Accessibility, infrastructure and regional economic growth
  • Social capital and regional development
  • Agglomeration, clusters, congestion and policy
  • Globalization and regional competitiveness
  • Migration, cultural networks and regional development
  • Social segregation, poverty and social policy
  • Climate change and sustainable regional development
  • Innovation, knowledge economy and regional development
  • Geographical information science and spatial analysis
  • Spatial econometrics
  • New frontiers in regional science: theory and methodology
  • Infrastructure, transportation and communication
  • Land use, real estate and housing markets
  • Tourism, cultural industries and regional development
  • Logistics, supply chain and regional development
  • Urban governance and cities regeneration
  • City systems and systems of cities
  • Advances in I-O and CGE modelling
  • Food security
  • Global cities
  • Southeast Asian regional economic integration

Key Dates:

Deadline for Abstract Submission: 30 April 2021

Notification of Paper Acceptance: 20 May 2021

Deadline for Full Papers: 21 June 2021

Registration Deadlines: 1 July 2021

Conference: 11- 13 August 2021

Submission Instructions:

Presenters are invited to submit an electronic copy (either Microsoft Word or PDF) of their papers (in English) with the file names labelled as the presentation title. Papers must be submitted by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

All submissions will go through a double-blind peer review process and all presenters are expected to discuss a paper and/or chair a session.

Conference website: https://www.rmit.edu.vn/17th-prsco-summer-institute

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