07
Apr 2016

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Apr 2016
Workshops and conferences

6th Halle Forum on Urban Economic Growth

The Halle Forum on Urban Economic Growth - established in 2006 - aims at bringing together original economic and interdisciplinary papers that cast some light on new developments in theoretical and empirical research on economic growth and development in urban environments.

Who
Keynote Speakers: Alain Thierstein (Munich University of Technology); Roberto Camagni (Politechnical University of Milan)
Where
IWH conference room

The Halle Forum on Urban Economic Growth - established in 2006 - aims at bringing together original economic and interdisciplinary papers that cast some light on new developments in theoretical and empirical research on economic growth and development in urban environments. The forum also gave PhD students an opportunity for presenting and discussing their research results.

Keynote Themes of the Workshop:

  • Alain Thierstein (Munich University of Technology): "Interdependent Choice of Residence, Workplace and Mobility Behavior in Metropolitan Regions: Unpacking the Black Box"

  • Roberto Camagni (Politechnical University of Milan): "Agglomeration Economies and Second Rank Cities"

 

Conference Report (in German)

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6th Halle Forum on Urban Economic Growth: “What are the Factors of Success for Cities in the Process of European Integration?”

Martin Gerischer Martin T. W. Rosenfeld

in: Wirtschaft im Wandel, No. 3, 2016

Abstract

Am 7. und 8. April 2016 fand am IWH zum sechsten Mal das „Halle Forum on Urban Economic Growth“ statt, das seit 2006 im Abstand von jeweils zwei Jahren veranstaltet wird. Der Fokus der diesjährigen Tagung lag auf den Herausforderungen, die sich aus der zunehmenden europäischen Integration für die Entwicklung der Städte bzw. bestimmter Kategorien von Städten ableiten lassen.

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Dr Peter Haug
Dr Peter Haug
Economist

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