Local and Regional Economic Development
Lee chairs the Research group for Economic Development, Innovation and Entrepreneurship (REDIE). He has worked for local, regional and national government. Lee is a World Social Science Fellow and an editor of the journals Regional Studies, Regional Science and Local Economy, which reflect his research interests in urban regeneration, local and regional development and entrepreneurial governance. His most recent book is: Enterprising Places: Leadership and Governance Networks (2014, Emerald).