XII Annual Conference from the series of Leontief Readings "Economic and Geography"
On February 15-16, 2013 in St Petersburg XII Annual Conference from the series of Leontief Readings "Economic and Geography" was held.
Conference programme was devoted to the problems associated with the factors of regional growth and development, causes of regional disparities, regional economic policies, institutions and instruments of territorial development - special zones, development corporations, regional development agencies, etc., international trade, customs union, economic integration and cross-border cooperation, new economic geography and facility location, agglomeration effects, problems in the development of modern cities.
On February 16, 2013 in the Mikhailovsky Castle VII Award Ceremony of International Leontief Medal Laureates 2012 for Contribution to Economic Reforms took place.
Leontief Medal laureates 2012:
Organizers: Saint Petersburg City Administration, ICSER Leontief Centre
Media Partners: RIA Novosti news agency - St. Petersburg, Petersburg online newspaper "Fontanka.ru", Journal "Economic Policy", Finance and Business, Expert Channel "Economic Policy"