Regional Economics

  1. New Research from Alessandra Faggian Examines How Students Who Study in Creative Disciplines Fare in the Labor Market

    Oct 22, 2012

  2. Research from Professor Elena Irwin, Professor Mark Partridge, AEDE Swank Chair in Rural-Urban Policy, and AEDE alumnus Heather Stephens, PhD, profiled in Twine Line, a magazine of The Ohio Sea Grant College Program

    Sep 9, 2012

  3. Partridge discusses spatial policy in Italy

    Jul 16, 2012

    Mark Partridge met with the Geographical Society of Italy to discuss spatial policy making and to bridge gaps between researchers in geography and economics.  He also presented "Central Place Theory: New Wine for Old Bottles" at La Sapienza University in Rome.
  4. First International Workshop on Regional, Urban and Spatial Economics in China held in Guangzhou

    Jun 28, 2012

    Mark Partridge co-organized the first International Workshop on Regional, Urban and Spatial Economics in China held at Jinan University in Guangzhou, China June 15-16. Mark gave the keynote speech, "Space Matters: The China and U.S. Case." It was attended by 50 academics and will be held next year in Beijing at Peking University.

  5. Partridge presents at Pacific Northwest Regional Economic Conference in Seattle

    May 20, 2012

    Mark Partridge gave the plenary luncheon address titled, “What Does Rising Inequality Really Mean For Regional Economic Growth,” at the Pacific Northwest Regional Economic Conference in Seattle, WA on May 18, 2012.
  6. AEDE Participation in 5th Annual Midwest Graduate Student Summit on RPHE Economics

    Apr 17, 2012

    AEDE had a strong presence at the 5th Annual Midwest Graduate Student Summit on Regional, Population, Health, & Environmental (RPHE) Economics, held April 13th and 14th at Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.
  7. AEDE Participation at Southern Regional Science Association Annual Meetings in Charlotte, NC

    Mar 29, 2012

    At the 51st Southern Regional Science Association (SRSA) Meeting, held March 21-25 in Charlotte, NC, graduate student Amanda Weinstein presented her work titled, "Shale Gas Booms and Local Labor Market Restructuring."   
  8. AEDE Participation in Western Regional Science Association meeting in Hawaii

    Feb 14, 2012

    AEDE had a strong presence at the Western Regional Science Association (WRSA) meetings, held February 8-11 in Kauai, Hawaii.

  9. Irwin presents J.W. Fanning Lecture at University of Georgia

    Jan 23, 2012

    Elena Irwin gave the J.W. Fanning Lecture at the Department of Agricultural Economics at University of Georgia on January 20, 2012. She presented joint work with Jill Clark entitled “The Implications of the Housing Bust and Other Recent Trends for Urban, Suburban, and Exurban Growth.”  The annual J.W. Fanning lecture is sponsored by the Agricultural Economics Association of Georgia.


  10. AEDE Faculty and Graduate Students Participate in 2011 NARSC conference in Miami

    Nov 16, 2011

    AEDE was well represented at the North American Regional Science Council conference in Miami, Florida, held November 9-12.   Alessandra Faggian and Heather Stephens organized 9 special sessions on economic development that were some of the most attended sessions at the conference. A number of papers from these sessions will form a special issue of the International Regional Science Review will be co-edited by Faggian and Stephens.