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Jesus Lopez-Rodriguez and Andres Faiña
 
''Regional Policy and Convergence in Europe: The Case of Backward Regions''
( 2009, Vol. 29 No.2 )
 
 
This paper analyzes the performance of regions whose development is lagging behind since the institutionalization of the EU regional policy, (1989). Results from a panel data model with fixed effects prove that backward regions have been catching up with the EU average income since the launching of the first programming period, the so called Delors'I package, 1989-1993
 
 
Keywords:
JEL: O2 - Development Planning and Policy: General
R5 - Regional Government Analysis: General
 
Manuscript Received : Oct 09 2008 Manuscript Accepted : May 18 2009

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