We invite you to take part in the VI International Regional Economics Conference (REC - 2021) «Territorial Inequality: a Challenge or a Driver of Development»
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The event will be held from 23 to 25 June 2021 in Ekaterinburg (Russian Federation) and organised by the Institute of Economics of the Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences in partnership with the European Regional Science Association (ERSA), Ural Federal University (UrFU), Ural State University of Economics (USUE).
REC2021 provides a platform for academics, researchers, authorities and practitioners to present and discuss challenges facing regional development. Original research considering the impact of territorial inequality on social and economic transformations, analysing the extent and causes of disparities between countries, regions, and cities, as well as examining various ways to overcome these challenges are welcome. The contributions can provide a theoretical framework, as well as methods and applications of the issues under study.
In 2021, the Regional Economics Conference will be held for the 6th time. The topic of this year is territorial inequality; the main themes of the Conference are the following:
Comparative analysis of heterogeneous spatial systems
Inequality in terms of "core - periphery" relations
Regional convergence and divergence
Regional development models
Ways to reduce socio-economic disparities between territories
Coronavirus as a new factor of territorial inequality
The Conference is traditionally held in Ekaterinburg at the Institute of Economics of the Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, which in 2021 marks the 50th anniversary of its foundation. The Conference is included in the program of anniversary events.
Conference Book published by Springer (indexed in Scopus is planned) - in English;
Conference proceedings published by EDP Science (indexed in Scopus is planned) - in English;
Conference proceedings indexed in the Russian Index of Science Citation - RISC [elibrary.ru] - in English, - and Russian.
Registration and submission of manuscripts (for Conference proceedings published by EDP Science and Conference Book - Submission of title page) - until June 10, 2021*
Notification of inclusion in the program of the Conference - June 15, 2021
Confirmation of participation - until June 18, 2021
Conference date - June 23-25, 2021
Later submission of manuscripts (only for Conference proceedings published by EDP Science and Conference Book published by Springer if before June 10, 2021 there was a submission of title page by manuscript template) - June 30, 2021
Acceptance Letter - until July 10, 2021
Revision (if required): July 15, 2021
Publication of a part of the Proceedings of the Conference in elibrary.ru: 2021 (3-4 months after approval)
Publication of a part of the Proceedings of the Conference in the Processing (published by EDP Science): 2021 (1-3 months after approval)
Publication of a part of the Proceedings of the Conference in the Springer book series: 6-8 months after approval
* title page - manuscript title, authors, abstract
Institute of Economics of the Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences,
June 23-25, 2021,
Yekaterinburg, Moskovskaya str., 29
Conference Organizing Committee