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Regional Economics: Theory and Practice

Cultural ecosystem services: The essence and author-developed classification

Vol. 19, Iss. 11, NOVEMBER 2021

Received: 12 August 2021

Received in revised form: 25 September 2021

Accepted: 7 October 2021

Available online: 15 November 2021


JEL Classification: B29, Q57

Pages: 2174–2197


Vera V. YURAK Ural State Mining University (URSMU), Yekaterinburg, Russian Federation


Yuliya P. BORISOVA Ural State Mining University (URSMU), Yekaterinburg, Russian Federation

ORCID id: not available

Subject. This article considers the content of the Cultural Ecosystem Services notion.
Objectives. The article aims to develop an original classification of cultural ecosystem services.
Methods. For the study, we used the methods of analysis, synthesis, analogy, comparison, and the dialectical, historical, and abstract-logical approaches.
Results. Based on the analysis of key fundamental projects related to the development of cultural ecosystem services, and the experience of building their classifications in order to avoid duplication of functions, the article proposes an author-developed classification of cultural ecosystem services, which excludes functional duplication and takes into account the experience gained in this area.

Keywords: classification, culture, cultural ecosystem services, theory of ecosystem services, total economic value concept


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