The Road to ERSA2017 will consist of four public lectures by prominent regional scientists as a precursor to the ERSA 2017 Congress in Groningen. The lectures cover the broad field of regional sciences with implications for Dutch (Northern) regions and cities.
Main objectives of these lectures:
– a constructive interaction between policy and regional science on relevant topics
– generating awareness and publicity for the Congress
– service for sponsors and partners
First Lecture on “Inequalities in Cities”
The Groningen Local Organising committee is proud to invite to its first lecture which will take place on October 6th in Groningen.
Lecture: ‘Increased segregation in European cities due to income inequality’ by Prof. dr. Maarten van Ham.
Corresponding lecture by Dr. Anet Weterings.