National Interests: Priorities and Security

Regional economic security: Substance, factors, monitoring tools

Vol. 14, Iss. 6, JUNE 2018

Received: 14 March 2018

Received in revised form: 30 March 2018

Accepted: 18 April 2018

Available online: 15 June 2018


JEL Classification: R10, R11, R13, R19

Pages: 1072–1091

Rudakova T.A. Altai State University, Barnaul, Altai Krai, Russian Federation

Sannikova I.N. Altai State University, Barnaul, Altai Krai, Russian Federation

Rudakova O.Yu. Altai State University, Barnaul, Altai Krai, Russian Federation

Importance Escalating economic discrepancies, sanction policies, unpredictable development of economic integration call us to study principles of economic cooperation among the Russian regions. The principles are intended to ensure the economic security not only regionally, but also nationally, bridging the gap among the regions from perspectives of their socio-economic development.
Objectives The research outlines theoretical principles and methodological constructs of the regional economic security in the time of integration processes.
Methods The research involves principles of a systems approach, logic techniques and methods of mathematical modeling in economics.
Results The article provides the theoretical rationale for basic constituents of the regional economic security and examines the content of definitions economic security, regional economic security. We hypothesize about the basic principle for identifying economic security factors at the regional level. The article substantiates the importance of administrative resources within the total factors of regional economic security.
Conclusions and Relevance We suggest using Gross Regional Product per capita as the basic monitoring tool and holistic indicator based on formalized indicators of regional economic security.

Keywords: economic security, principles, factors, monitoring


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