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Regional Economics: Theory and Practice

Formation and implementation of regional investment projects in the economic space of the macro-region: Some particularities

Vol. 18, Iss. 7, JULY 2020

Received: 7 April 2020

Received in revised form: 13 May 2020

Accepted: 25 May 2020

Available online: 16 July 2020


JEL Classification: Р33, Р45, R53

Pages: 1232–1247


Khomenko V.V. Ural State University of Economics (USUE), Yekaterinburg, Russian Federation

ORCID id: not available

Subject. This article discusses the issues related to the implementation of regional investment projects as an effective tool for investment activities.
Objectives. The article aims to develop a comprehensive system for the formation and implementation of investment projects, considering the Sverdlovsk Oblast as a case study.
Methods. For the study, I used the methods of logical, statistical, and business analyses, and comparison.
Results. The article offers an original interpretation of the concepts of Regional Investment and Regional Investment Project and presents a comprehensive system of forming and implementing regional investment projects in the macro-region.
Conclusions. Any investment project can be considered as a platform for attracting investment. It contains resources for a useful economic effect in the future. Regional investment projects are a catalyst for economic growth.

Keywords: investment, project, activity, region, resources


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