Innovative Milieu, theoretical approach and policy concept: A comparative study surrounding the use of the European Regional Development Fund in Sweden.
Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
The thesis seeks to study through a qualitative text analysis how strategic policy concepts from three different policy documents concerning the use of the European Regional Development Fund can be said to align with two theoretical concepts from the field of regional development. Furthermore this paper aims to analyse how the theoretical- and policy-concepts are operationalized in the project that received funding in accordance with the policy concepts in one of the policy documents.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2015. , 62 p.
Innovative Milieu, European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), Swedish National Strategy, Skåne-Blekinge, Commission guidelines
Public Administration Studies
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:bth-10764OAI: oai:DiVA.org:bth-10764DiVA: diva2:858709
Subject / course
FM2564 Master's Thesis (120 credits) in Spatial Planning with an emphasis on European Spatial Planning and Regional Development
FMAER Master Programme in European Spatial Planning and Regional Development
2015-09-18, C446, Karlskrona, 08:46 (English)
Nilsson, Jan-Evert, Professor
Emmelin, Lars, Professor