The research focus of the Economic Geography Working Group is aligned with the profile of the working group. They focus on the topics:
- Evolutionary Economic Geography
- Transformation Research and Industrial Change
- Research on border regions
The research projects of the Economic Geography Working Group are methodologically open and, depending on the question, apply quantitative, qualitative or a mix of quantitative and qualitative methods.
The regional focus of the research is in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe as well as East and Southeast Asia.