The Mid-Continent Regional Science Association (MCRSA) is an organization consisting of an interdisciplinary membership from academics and other public and private organizations. The MCRSA uses the tools of regional science to help solve applied problems in rural and urban areas at the local, state, and national levels. The MCRSA organizes an annual conference and offers awards for graduate students. The MCRSA website provides details.
The MCRSA publishes The Journal of Regional Analysis and Policy, a peer-reviewed journal that emphasizes real-world issues and policies that affect change at the regional and/or local level. JRAP strives to retain the tradition of publishing quality basic and applied research with a focus on the advancement of the multidisciplinary perspective of regional science. Visit the JRAP website for submission guidelines and subscription information.