Upcoming events


Invitation to Nordic ERSA Social Gathering at ERSA Congress 2023 

The Board of Nordic ERSA is thrilled to announce a special social gathering during the ERSA Congress 2023 in Alicante. This event is a golden opportunity for all our members to connect, collaborate, and celebrate.

Event Highlights:

  • Complimentary Beverage: Each ERSA Nordic member will receive a drink on us!  
  • Networking Opportunity: Engage with peers and establish valuable connections in a relaxed setting.
  • Strengthen Our Community: Let’s come together to fortify our research network
    and get to know one another better.
Our Mission

Nordic ERSA Mission Statement

The main objective of the Nordic Section of ERSA is to promote regional science in the Nordic countries through enhancing collaboration and networking activities among its members. This includes organizing meetings, workshops, seminars, and conferences. Nordic ERSA is a legal entity according to Swedish law.

Members of the Nordic Section of ERSA are academics, policy professionals, and researchers interested in regional science, spatial economics, urban economics, human and economic geography, spatial planning, sociology and general regional as well as local development and policies. 

Mission and Objectives

  • Enhancing regional science across the Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden 
  • Organizing annual meetings for the members
  • Organizing network activities: workshops, conferences
  • Stimulating regional science activities and collaboration
  • Informing on developments in regional science and related fields
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Our team

Meet Our Managing Board

Our managing board is from across the Nordics

Mikaela Backman

Magnus Andersson

Magnus Andersson


Daniel Rauhut

Member of Board

Tom Brökel

Member of Board

Jie Zhang