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Hamburg Metropolitan Region Policy Highlights
This chapter studies the governance of the Frankfurt metropolitan area. It focuses on public transport and spatial planning issues. It provides an overview of the economic conditions in the metropolitan area and analyses the role of the regional association of municipalities (Regionalverband FrankfurtRheinMain) and the state of Hesse for metropolitan governance.
Getting regions and cities 'right', adapting policies to the specificities of where people live and work, is vital to improving citizens’ well-being. View the country factsheets from the publication OECD Regional Outlook 2014.
This site contains a list of key references on Germany. The documentary database includes documents on partnership and local governance that have been published by governments, universities and other organisations.
The Local Economic and Employment Development Programme (LEED), together with the City of Leipzig, is organizing a conference "Employment Strategies in Transition" to take place on 11 March 2002 in Leipzig, Germany.