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TransportNET Course on Port Economics and Business

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The course will be held at the University of Antwerp and is open to academic researchers (students, researchers, PhD students) and professionals (from industry and public authorities) from all kinds of backgrounds, research fields and interests, holding a Master's degree or equivalent. The aim of the course is to provide participants advanced training in port economics, business and management, and have them obtain improved skills and knowledge to advance their careers.

Core topics of the course are:

The evolution of a seaport’s role and network function and strategies of related actors Trade developments and forecasting Green innovation initiatives in seaports Port concession and organization Port financing and public-private financing