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National Interests: Priorities and Security

Economic security in the context of digitization: Approaches, trends, and threats

Vol. 20, Iss. 6, JUNE 2024

Received: 9 November 2023

Received in revised form: 18 December 2023

Accepted: 25 February 2024

Available online: 17 June 2024


JEL Classification: A10, B40

Pages: 1040–1060


Mikhail M. BALOG Pskov State University (PskovSU), Pskov, Russian Federation

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Aleksandr V. BABKIN Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

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Magomedrasul M. GADZHIEV Dagestan State University of National Economy (DSUNE), Makhachkala, Republic of Dagestan, Russian Federation

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Subject. The article deals with theoretical aspects of economic security.
Objectives. The aim is to develop an original definition of the concept of "economic security in the context of digitalization".
Methods. The study draws on general scientific research methods.
Results. We decomposed definitions of the concept of "economic security" presented in scientific literature, considered the impact of digitalization process on economic security. The paper determined that economic security in the context of digitalization is a condition of protection of the socio-economic system by institutions of the State and civil society, in the face of opportunities and threats, often of a digital nature.
Conclusions. Currently, the role of digital platforms in economic security is increasing.

Keywords: economic security, digitalization, digital platform, goal-setting, conceptual framework


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