PhD Workshop (25-26 April, 2013) on Regional Growth, Development and Competitiveness

Dear Sir/Madam,

The University of Szeged (Szeged, Hungary) Faculty of Economics and Business Administation is pleased to announce:

„Regional Growth, Development and Competitiveness”
1st Central European PhD Workshop on Regional Economics and Economic Geography,
on the 25th-26th April, 2013

The workshop is open for all PhD students from Central European doctoral schools, working within the fields of regional economics and economic geography. It offers specific training and provides an opportunity for interaction amongst senior and young researchers. We invite papers that aim at better understanding of the dynamics of regional growth, regional and urban development, regional and urban competitiveness and regional innovation systems.

Keynote speakers:
Frank van Oort (Utrecht University, The Netherlands)
Attila Varga (University of Pécs, Hungary)
Imre Lengyel (University of Szeged, Hungary)

Deadline of abstract submission: 28 February, 2013
Deadline of complete paper submission: 15 April, 2013

Please forward this mail to other colleagues and to your PhD students who might be interested in attending the workshop and presenting a paper.

For on-line application and further information please visit our website:

We look forward to seeing you at the workshop!

the Organizing Committee

University of Szeged, Hungary
Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Institute of Economics and Economic Development
Kálvária sgt. 1. Szeged, H-6722, Hungary