Institute for Regional Development and Location Management
The principal research focus of the Institute is to promote
sustainable development practices
in the residential, business and recreational spaces of
. It examines local and regional conditions to measure the spatial and socio-economic impact of human activity.
Topics of the Institute include
socio-economics and agronomy,
transport and mobility,
urbanisation in mountain areas, as well as
cooperative systems. These independent topics are often interconnected through the synergy of interdisciplinary study. The overall aim is to protect mountain regions through long-term development strategies that foster regional value chains and partnerships to the benefit of the residents, local business and visitors. Researchers look for innovative and socially-relevant connections between different topics and, taking a
problem-oriented approach, suggest recommendations and development strategies.
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