In a globalized world, regions need to successfully compete in order to gain their prosperity. What is often lacking is well-founded knowledge about the region's performance, structural potential, attractiveness as a location, as well as its strengths and weaknesses – in short: a basis for evidence-based decision-making. BAK Regional Economic Analysis provides answers to these questions. Which region has been particularly successful? What are a region's economic prospects? What are the strengths and weaknesses of a region? What can a region learn from the best?