Review of Urban & Regional Development Studies

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Edited By: Tatsuaki Kuroda, Phillip McCann, Kimiko Uno and Xiao-Ping Zheng

Online ISSN: 1467-940X


Review of Urban & Regional Development Studies is the journal of the Applied Regional Science Conference (ARSC). The ARSC was established in December 1987 with the goal of promoting interdisciplinary research in the field of regional science.

Aims and Scope

Review of Urban & Regional Development Studies contains rigorous empirical analysis, with many articles emphasizing theoretical and methodological issues, while others focus on policy relevance and the operational aspects of the academic disciplines. The journal focuses on issues of immediate practical interest to those involved in policy formation and implementation. Interdisciplinary and international in perspective, RURDS has a wide appeal: in addition to scholars, readership includes planners, engineers and managers in government, business and development agencies worldwide.

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