Workshop on Macro and Micro Aspects of Economic Geography

November 23-24, 2001

Conference jointly sponsored with the CEPR. The program was prepared by professors Antonio Ciccone (UPF) and Philippe Martin (FRB of New York and CEPR). Financial support was obtained from the Spanish Ministerio de Educación y Cultura and from the Generalitat de Catalunya.

The two-day conference brought together approximately forty European and US experts in the field of economic geography. The goal of the conference was to encourage interaction of researchers working on macroeconomic and microeconomic aspects of the field. The main part of the conference program consisted of the presentation of eleven recent papers. These presentations were followed by a prepared expert comment and lively open discussions.


Working papers available