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Abstract

This report updates the information contained in preceding reports and provides further analysis on matters relating to regional problems and policy. Part A of the report covers the main regional trends and differences over the last decade in regard to output, productivity, employment and unemployment. Part B examines some of the factors underlying the disparities between regions. The role of research and technological development in the regions is also examined, as are the trends in foreign direct investment flow and differences in the accessibility of regions. Part C of the report outlines the situation in the Community's problem regions which were eligible for assistance under Community regional policies for the period 1989-93. The next generation of regional policies is considered and the member states' own regional policies and the changes over the last decade are also included. Part D of the report covers other Community policies in the field of economic and monetary integration and external policy (enlargement).

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Authors: CEC, European Commission, Bruxelles (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: Report: EN (1994) 206 pp., FS, ECU 14
Availability: (2)
ISBN: ISBN 92-826-8629-9
Record Number: 199530217 / Last updated on: 1995-08-10
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en,es,da,de,el,fr,it,nl,pt