Handbook of Regional Science

  • Manfred M. Fischer
  • Peter Nijkamp
Living reference work

Table of contents

  1. Daria A. Karetnikov, Matthias Ruth
  2. Michaela Trippl, Edward M. Bergman
  3. Michael F. Goodchild, Paul A. Longley
  4. Ross Maciejewski
  5. Gara Villalba Méndez, Laura Talens Peiró
  6. Francesca Mameli, Vassilis Tselios, Andrés Rodríguez-Pose
  7. Christine Thomas-Agnan, James P. LeSage
  8. Edward J. Malecki

About this book


The Handbook of Regional Science is a multi-volume reference work providing a state-of-the-art knowledge on regional science composed by renowned scientists in the field. The Handbook is intended to serve the academic needs of graduate students, and junior and senior scientists in regional science and related fields, with an interest in studying local and regional socio-economic issues.

The multi-volume handbook seeks to cover the field of regional science comprehensively, including areas such as location theory and analysis, regional housing and labor markets, regional economic growth, innovation and regional economic development, new and evolutionary economic geography, location and interaction, the environment and natural resources, spatial analysis and geo-computation as well as spatial statistics and econometrics

Editors and affiliations

  • Manfred M. Fischer
    • 1
  • Peter Nijkamp
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for Economic Geography and GIScienceVienna University of Economics and BusinessViennaAustria
  2. 2.and Business Administration Department of Spatial EconomicsFree University Faculty of EconomicsAmsterdamThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-36203-3