22 December 2016

Forthcoming: A virtual special issue from Regional Studies, Regional Science

Oliveira, E. (forthcoming 2017)​​​​​, Editorial for virtual special issue The emergence of new forms of flexible governance arrangements in and for urban regions, Regional Studies Regional Science

http://explore.tandfonline.com/page/pgas/rsrs-vsi-a-european-perspective

The special issue involves six papers in which three specific knowledge lacunae are visible. The first is the emergence of new kinds of governance spaces dealing with this issue of fuzziness. Secondly, there is the emergence of a new setting of interterritorial cooperation as flexible territorial-based governance arrangements. Finally, there is the emergence of new kinds of functionality regarding urban regions based on the labour market and home-to-work travel.
Read the full Editorial at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21681376.2016.1256227    

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