C12.28 Local and Regional Development

Session: Local and Regional Development: Project and Planning 1

Chairperson: Benjamin Ofori-Amoah

Structural transformations in territorial social-economic systems of Pacific Russia           

Petr Baklanov, Pacific Geographical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Far Eastern Federal University


Small business finance in Australia’s rural regions  

Anthony Sorensen, Department of Geography and Planning, University of New England


Polycentric development of Mazovia region: Vision or reality?      

Jerzy Bański, Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences


Combining the institutional regional theory and the critical border theory for the study of regional development in the peripheral Finnish-Swedish border region     

Fredriika Jakola, Department of Geography at University of Oulu


Planning face to face border region between Palestine and Israel  

Rassem Khamaisi, University of Haifa