THE 11TH ASIAN CONFERENCE IN REGIONAL SCIENCE
--- Regional Science in the Post-pandemic Era
 
Feng Chia University
Taichung, Taiwan
October 8-9, 2021
 
Organized by:
Applied Regional Science Conference (ARSC)
Chinese Regional Science Association – Taiwan (CRSA-T)
Korean Regional Science Association (KRSA)
Regional Science Association of China (RSAC)
 
 
CALL FOR PAPERS
 
With recent trend in globalization and cross border activities, promoting international collaboration is essential. This joint seminar has been set upon with the aim to serve as a platform for cross-fertilization of ideas among scholars and policy makers. In particular, the exchange of ideas and research among Asian countries and regions is promoted. This will definitely accelerate the development of regional science and benefit all regions in the globalizing world.
 
Considering the COVID-19 pandemic, the seminar will be held as a webinar (online seminar) and set the theme as Regional Science in the Post-pandemic Era. Topics of interest in this Joint Seminar on Regional Science include (but not limited to):
 
1. Spatial Economics
2. Economic Geography
3. Interregional and International Trade
4. Transportation
5. Asian Regional and Urban Problems
6. Regional Development
7. Location of Economic Activities
8. Housing
9. Regional and Urban Planning
10. Environmental Quality
11. Local Public Finance
12. Migration and Demographic Analysis

 
OBJECTIVES
 
Key objectives of the conference are:
■ To foster exchange of ideas and research experience in the field of Regional Science among scholars and policy makers of Asian countries and regions.
■ To establish a formal collaboration relationship among regional science associations in Asian countries.
■ To promote interaction between researchers and policy makers of Asian countries.

 
WHO SHOULD ATTEND THE CONFERENCE?
 
■ Regional science educators.
■ Researchers in regional science, trade, engineering, planning, transportation, economy, geography, the environment, etc.
■ Professionals and consultants from the construction industry.
■ Financiers, bankers, lawyers and policy makers.
■ Graduate students.
■ Others normally associated with regional science.

 
CALL FOR EXTENDED ABSTRACTS
 
Authors are invited to submit abstracts, relating to the conference themes. The abstract should be written in English.