Nordregio News

Each issue provides multiple perspectives on a specific theme of regional development. With Nordregio News you are also kept up to date with the interesting research results produced at Nordregio.

Nordregio News is sent to our subscribers via email. You can also find each issue on our website, where it can be downloaded as a pdf.

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Nordregio News Issue 4, 2014

In this issue of Nordregio News, we look at the current situation regarding the bioeconomy in the Nordic countries.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 4, November 2014: Bioeconomy and Regional Economic Development


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Nordregio News Issue 3, 2014

In this issue of Nordregio News, we explore the issues of poverty and social exclusion in an urban European context, consider how these issues are dealt with in a suburban municipality in the Stockholm Region and learn about a distinct approach to raise awareness among policy-makers.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 3, June 2014: Poverty and Social Exclusion


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Nordregio News Issue 2, 2014

In this issue of Nordregio News, we take a tour of territorial monitoring.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 2, April 2014: Monitoring Territorial Dynamics


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Nordregio News Issue 1, 2014

In this issue of Nordregio News, we explore new technologies and new tools for sustainable urban planning.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 1, February 2014: Planning Tools for Urban Sustainability


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Nordregio News Issue 5, 2013

This issue of Nordregio News examines the possibilities and advantages of cross-border innovation policies.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 5, December 2013: Innovation Across Borders


 

Nordregio News Issue 4, 2013

In this issue of Nordregio News we take a look at the past, present and future of ESPON.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 4, October 2013: ESPON - Looking Towards the Third Period


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Nordregio News Issue 3, 2013

This issue of Nordregio News maps the demographic situation and challenges in the Nordic countries, especially regarding ageing population. It also examines different methods and policy responses to tackle the situation.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 3, June 2013: Nordic Population Ageing - Challenge and Opportunity?


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Nordregio News Issue 2, 2013

In this issue of Nordregio News we focus on the discussions of how gender equality and economic development are related.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 2, March 2013: Gender Equality for Regional Growth


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Nordregio News Issue 1, 2013

This issue of Nordregio News takes a closer look at aspects of the new programming period for the EU Structural Funds as well as the current progress in the Nordic countries towards new programmes for 2014 and onwards.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 1, January 2013: What Future for EU Structural Fund Programmes?


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Nordregio News Issue 5, 2012

In this issue of Nordregio News we take a closer look at what Smart Specialisation entails, and consider it from a Nordic perspective.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 5, December 2012: Smart Specialisation for All Regions?


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Nordregio News Issue 4, 2012

In this issue of Nordregio News we challenge existing urban geographies.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 4, October 2012: Challenging Urban Geographies


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Nordregio News Issue 3, 2012

This issue of Nordregio News discusses the concept of quality of life from an urban-rural perspective.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 3, August 2012, Quality of Life and Urban-Rural Interaction


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Nordregio News Issue 2, 2012

In this issue of Nordregio News we take a closer look at discussions on the role of universities and their impact on regional development.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 2, May 2012, Universities: Drivers of Regional Development?


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Nordregio News Issue 1, 2012

In this issue we examine the possibilities of Green Economy and Green Growth, both from a practical and a policy perspective.

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 1, February 2012, Green Economy in Policy and Practice


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Nordregio News Issue 2, 2011

This issue of Nordregio News sheds light on the debate on sustainability in urban planning. What has happened during the past two decades and what is going on today?

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 2, December 2011, Sustainable Urban Planning Revisited


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Nordregio News Issue 1, 2011

In this first issue of Nordregio News we aim to provide a better understanding of the ongoing discussion on the future European Territorial Cohesion policy; and specifically the role of the Territorial Agenda of the European Union 2020 (TA 2020).

Read and download Nordregio News Issue 1, October 2011, Europe's strive for Territorial Cohesion