Dr. Günter Herfert
Leibniz-Institute for Regional Geography
e-mail: g_herfert @ ifl-leipzig.de
Günter Herfert is senior researcher at the Leibniz-Institute for Regional Geography, Germany. His current research activities are in the field of migration and demographic change in the East German shrinking landscape and of socio-spatial change in neighbourhoods in Eastern European urban regions. Recently he participated in the Project “New developments of the periphery of European metropolitan areas (Project of the German Society for the Advancement of Scientific Research).