This project is supported by a grant of Ministery of Research and Innovation, CNCS - UEFISCDI, project number PN-III-P4-ID-PCCF-2016-0166, within PNCDI III © Centre for European Studies - Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi   

ASE team.

Bucharest University of Economic Studies

The Bucharest University of Economic Studies (Romanian: Academia de Studii Economice din București, abbreviated ASE) is a public university in Bucharest, Romania. Founded in 1913 as the Academy of Higher-level Commercial and Industrial Studies (Academia de Înalte Studii Comerciale și Industriale (AISCI)), it has become one of the largest most prestigious economic higher education institutes in both Romania and South-Eastern Europe. The Bucharest University of Economic Studies is classified as an advanced research and education university by the Ministry of Education. It is one of the five members of the Universitaria Consortium (the group of elite Romanian universities). Within ASE the ReGrowEU project is ascribed to the Research Centre for Macroeconomic and Regional Forecasting, established at the beginning of 2007, with a rich experience in carrying out nationally and internationally funded projects (Horizon 2020, FP7, ESPON, SEE Transnational Programme, CERGE, COST Actions, DG-Regio, etc.)
ReGrowEU project
Daniela Luminița CONSTANTIN  | ASE team coordinator Daniela-Luminita is Professor of Regional and Urban Economics and Policy and the Director of the Research Centre for Macroeconomic and Regional Forecasting in her university. She is the President of the Romanian Regional Science Association and member of the European Regional Science Association Council and European Organizing Committee of the ERSA. Also, Director of the Romanian Journal of Regional Science and member in many scientific advisory boards and editorial teams. She carried out several research stages abroad as Fulbright (1998, 2014/15), DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service (between 1993 and 2011), JSPS (Japan Society for Promotion of Science), Phare-Tempus (EU) and Romanian Academy scholar. She has authored or co-authored a large number of books and articles published in Romania and abroad and has co-ordinated many national and international research projects. Her main scientific interest concentrates on regional policy analysis, regional convergence and competitiveness, regional labour markets, migration, regional clusters, municipal real properties management, services of general interest, smart, resilient cities, environmental issues and human security. [read more]
Zizi GOSCHIN   | researcher Zizi is Professor of Spatial Statistics and Spatial Econometrics at the Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Department of Statistics and Econometrics. She is also Senior Scientific Researcher at the Romanian Academy of Sciences, Institute of National Economy and Editor-in-Chief of the Romanian Journal of Regional Science and Journal of Social and Economic Statistics. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics and a Habilitation Degree in Regional Economics. Her longstanding research interest lies in the area of regional studies, focusing especially on regional growth and convergence, regional policies, EU structural assistance, healthcare policy, labour market, migration, investments, innovation and competitiveness. 
Cristina ȘERBĂNICĂ   | researcher Cristina is an Associate Professor of European and Regional Studies at Constantin Brancoveanu University in Pitesti, Romania. She is the coordinator of the Jean Monnet Module “European Regional Policy in Action”, co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. She was enrolled in a Post-Doctoral programme at the Bucharest University of Economic Studies and is a member of the research team of the Research Centre for Macroeconomic and Regional Forecasting of this university. Cristina Serbanica is a member of the Romanian Regional Science Association and a regional observer for smart specialization for the Romanian National Research, Development and Innovation Strategy 2014 – 2020. She is also an external expert to support the Cohesion policy, regional and urban development for the European Commission and an independent expert evaluator for a number of European and national funding agencies. She has authored and co-authored about 25 journal articles, monographs and book chapters on topics related to regional innovation systems, knowledge transfer, smart specialization, EU Cohesion Policy etc. 
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ASE team.

Bucharest University of Economic Studies

The Bucharest University of Economic Studies (Romanian: Academia de Studii Economice din București, abbreviated ASE) is a public university in Bucharest, Romania. Founded in 1913 as the Academy of Higher-level Commercial and Industrial Studies (Academia de Înalte Studii Comerciale și Industriale (AISCI)), it has become one of the largest most prestigious economic higher education institutes in both Romania and South-Eastern Europe. The Bucharest University of Economic Studies is classified as an advanced research and education university by the Ministry of Education. It is one of the five members of the Universitaria Consortium (the group of elite Romanian universities). Within ASE the ReGrowEU project is ascribed to the Research Centre for Macroeconomic and Regional Forecasting, established at the beginning of 2007, with a rich experience in carrying out nationally and internationally funded projects (Horizon 2020, FP7, ESPON, SEE Transnational Programme, CERGE, COST Actions, DG-Regio, etc.)