Territorial disparities in Spain
The recently published study Ungleiches Deutschland 2019 authored by Stefan Fina and the team at Research Institute for Regional and Urban Development Dortmund has also received international recognition. Stefan Fina has presented the key findings at a symposium hosted by Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation Madrid and Manuel Gimenez Abad Foundation at the historic Palacio de la Aljafería in Zaragoza, Spain. Together with politicians and local representatives of the autonomous region of Aragonia and students of Centro de Estudios Políticos y Constitucionales (CEPC) he discussed monitoring methods and potentials to conduct a similar study on territorial disparities in Spain. Political scientists of CEPC (Prof. Mario Kölling and Prof. César Colino Cámara) are working on a similar approach, funded by Manuel Gimenez Abad Foundation, and presented their comparative perspective between German and Spanish regions with problematic framing conditinos. Slides on the presentation (in German) and a Videostream (with Spanish translation) are available at the media archive of Manuel Gimenez Abad Foundation.