German Research Foundation (DFG) Project
In cooperation with Prof. Christian Lessmann (TU Braunschweig) and Dr. Richard Bluhm (Universität Hannover), Prof. Melanie Krause conducts the project:
“Shining (New) Light on Regional Inequality, Convergence and Development”
This project uses nighttime lights and other geo-spatial data to push the research frontier on the economics of regional inequality, convergence and development. For detailed information regarding the project please visit www.lightinequality.com.
We are organizing the 2nd Workshop on GeoData in Economics within the scope of the DFG project in May 2019. Keynote speakers are David Weil and Maxim Pinkovskiy. Program.
The project is funded by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG)