Papers on EU Cohesion Policy accepted in Regional Studies

Two papers on the effectiveness of European Cohesion Policy have been recently accepted for publication in the "Regional Studies" journal:   "The Impact of the European Cohesion Policy in Urban and Rural Regions"  (joint with Luisa Gagliardi) This paper develops an evaluation exercise of impact of the European Cohesion Policy on the economic performance of … Leggi tutto Papers on EU Cohesion Policy accepted in Regional Studies

Rural regions close to a city benefit more from EU Cohesion Policy

EU Cohesion Policy contributes to regional growth by about 1%. The effect is higher in rural regions close to a city (+1.6%). Those are the results of a paper co-authored with Luisa Gagliardi and titled "The impact of European cohesion policy in urban and rural regions: a regression-discontinuity approach".   Abstract: There is an extensive … Leggi tutto Rural regions close to a city benefit more from EU Cohesion Policy