ERSA Monthly E-news – June 2024

ERSA Monthly E-news – June 2024

ERSA Monthly news & updates
June Issue – 06/2024

In this issue you will find

  • Currently on ERSA Agenda: Congress Updates & Summer School
  • Journals news: The new website, Call for Papers, New issues
  • New members’ publications
  • New job opportunities

We wish you a good reading

ERSA Events


The Nobel Laureate

Paul Krugman

will attend the ERSA Congress in Terceira!

The Nobel Laureate, Paul Krugman, together with two other internationally renowned scholars, Robin Wells and Carlos Moreno, will join us in Terceira!
An interesting scientific programme – with opportunities for interaction with these speakers – is being built around their presence, in cooperation with The Regional Science Academy. More details on the programme will be released soon. The main core of their activities will take place on Thursday afternoon, 29 August 2024.


STILL TIME TO JOIN US in Terceira Island

> Reminder: Accepted presenting authors registration deadline: 30 June

Support needed? The LOC will be pleased to help you.

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Our warmest thanks to the Oviedo Local Organisers and the lecturers.

19 smart young researchers were selected to participate in this year’s edition. Again, our summer school programme resulted in an acknowledged success!

Feedback on the participant’s survey (16/19 filled in the survey)

5-day format of the programme: 4.8

Quality of the Keynote lectures: 4.4

Quality of the Tutorial sessions: 4.4

Quality of the Young Scientists Sessions: 4.3

Quality of the feedback sessions: 4.3

Networking during the event: 4.8

What they said…

“Leaving Oviedo with a lot of knowledge, new friends and good memories”. Kateryna Zabarina, University of Warsaw
“ERSA Summer School provides young researchers with a super friendly and inspiring atmosphere to learn and debate academic research.” Genghao Zhang, University Of Bristol

Ongoing calls

Call For Papers for a Special Issue & Dedicated Workshop

“Integrating the circular economy into urban and regional development: policies, strategies and territorial governance.”


Sébastien Bourdin & André Torre

Submission deadline: 30 June 2024


Journals news

Global Challenges and Regional Science

The website of new ERSA journal is OPEN!

Submit your papers now via this link!

Review of Regional Research

Call for Papers – Special Issue: Innovation and Path Dependence

Guest Editors:

Abdulhak Anwer Alsharif, Thomas Brenner,

Sonja zu Jeddeloh, Felix Schmidt

Submission Deadline: 15 July 2024

Call for Papers – Special Issue: Theoretical and empirical analysis of regional tourism flows and policy measures

Guest Editors:

Martin Falk,Oksana Tokarchuk, Luis Moreno-Izquierdo

Submission of abstracts: 31 July 2024

REGION Just published, Vol. 11 No. 1 (2024)

Exploring economic activity from outer space: A Python notebook for processing and analyzing satellite nighttime lights

Ayush Patnaik (XKDR Forum), Carlos Mendez (Nagoya University)

Read the full article open access at the REGION homepage

Regional Science Policy & Practice (RSPP)

Latest issues: Volume 16, Issue 7 , July 2024


Papers in Regional Science (PiRS)

Latest issue: Volume 103, Issue 3, June 2024


Revue d’Économie Régionale & Urbaine (RERU)/Regional Economics and Urban Review

New article: 2024/3 (June), page 375-400

in collaboration with Rémi Lei, Laure Casanova Enault, Antoine Peris, Martin Bocquet


More on all ongoing journals’ calls

Other news

5th International Award on Local/Territorial Development

André Torre (Université Paris – Saclay and INRAE) has been awarded the Scholar Prize for the quality of his research on territorial development, on the mechanisms of cooperation and conflict between actors that generate innovation, on the governance of development processes in both rural and urban areas.

Congratulations to him!

See the press release here.

ERSA-RSAI Members Publish

Wine Tourism and Sustainability

The Economic, Social and Environmental Contribution of the Wine Industry


Javier Martínez-Falcó, Bartolomé Marco-Lajara, Eduardo Sánchez-García, Luis A. Millán-Tudela

Department of Management, University of Alicante, Alicante, Spain

Palgrave Macmillan Cham

More information from the publisher

Spatial Interaction Models with Land Use: A Tool for Interdisciplinary Analysis and Integrated Territorial Policy


Paulo Silveira, Azores Regional Statistics Service, Angra do Heroísmo, Portugal

Tomaz Ponce Dentinho, University of the Azores, Portugal


More information from the publisher

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New publications to share?

Your are member of the RSAI-ERSA Community and you have recently published a book, grasp this opportunity to inform us about it. We are looking for

· Books published in 2024

· Preferably written in English

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  • Post-Doc position in Urban and regional economics in the Department of Land Economy in Cambridge with college affiliation Application deadline: 30 June 2024
  • Doctoral student (licentiate) in Resilient Public Transport, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm Application deadline: 3 July 2024
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