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Perspectives on rural development

New Nordregio Working Paper based on discussions and presentations at seminars held by the Nordic working group on Future rural areas.

As part of the work of the Nordic working group Future rural areas (appointed by the Nordic Council and the Nordic Council of Ministers), a series of seminars were held during 2009 and 2010. All in all four seminars were organised – one in each of the continental Nordic countries. The seminars focused on service provision, governance and business development in rural areas. This report functions as a documentation of the presentations given and the discussions held during the seminars. Nordregio Electronic Working Paper 2011:3.

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