XLIV  International Conference on Regional Science
Approaching to an economic model more social and sustainable
21-23 November 2018, Valencia, Spain

The Spanish and Valencian Regional Science Associations are pleased to invite you to participate in the XLVI International Conference on Regional Science and the V Valencian Conference on Regional Studies.


1. Methods of spatial analysis, geographic information systems and big data
2. Growth, development and competitiveness
3. Territory, welfare and happiness
4. Population movements, inequality, poverty and inclusive growth
5. Economy of knowledge, creativity and geography of innovation
6. Globalization, foreign sector, foreign direct investment and interregional flows
7. Companies, entrepreneurship and business dynamics in the territory
8. Location of economic activity, clusters and value chains
9. Cities, metropolitan areas, mega-regions and networks
10. Sustainability, natural resources, energy and environment
11. Culture, tourism and territory
12. Labor market and territory
13. Territorial planning, urban planning and housing
14. Regional policies, urban policies and governance
15. Public sector and regional financing
16. Valencian Regional Science
17. Young Researchers Sessions: I have an idea
18. University-environment knowledge transfer sessions


Call for abstracts: 28 March
New extended abstracts deadline: 25 May
Acceptance of abstracts: 31 May
Presentation of papers: 15 September
Acceptance of papers: 1 October
Ordinary payment: ends 15 October
Dates of the congress: 21-23 November
Conference Website.

The Organizing Committee of AECR
Technical secretary of AECR: Conxita Rodríguez Izquierdo
Number phone + fax: 00 34 93 310 11 12
Mail: rer@aecr.org
Web of AECR: www.aecr.org