Impact of Higher Education Institutions on Regional Economies: A Joint Research Initiative



Professor Philip McCann

This interview with Professor Philip McCann was recorded in April at an international workshop of the initiative organised in partnership with the University of Groningen.

Philip McCann holds the University of Groningen Endowed Chair of Economic Geography in the Faculty of Spatial Sciences. He was appointed Special Adviser to Johannes Hahn, the European Commissioner for Regional Policy from April 2010-March 2011.

Listen here to the interview ( mp3 file; c.8 minutes)