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Regional Economics: Theory and Practice

A model of sustainable development of science and high technology cities taking into account the area's life cycle

Vol. 21, Iss. 7, JULY 2023

Received: 1 June 2023

Received in revised form: 13 June 2023

Accepted: 23 June 2023

Available online: 17 July 2023


JEL Classification: O38, R10, R11

Pages: 1308–1336


Sergei D. PROSKURNIN Council of Deputies of Closed Administrative-Territorial Formation of Zheleznogorsk, Zheleznogorsk, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russian Federation

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Subject. This article analyzes the cyclical nature of urban development.
Objectives. The article aims to identify new areas for the development of cities of science and high technology.
Methods. For the study, I used the methods of general systems, logical, comparative, and multivariate analyses, grouping, generalization, expert assessments, and optimal control.
Results. The article proposes a methodology for constructing an economic and mathematical model of sustainable development of cities of science and high technology.
Conclusions. A self-developing innovation ecosystem will help ensure the sustainable development of science cities in the long term.

Keywords: life cycle, cyclical urban development, sustainable urban development


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