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Regional Economics: Theory and Practice

Modern tourism and its development in Russia

Vol. 21, Iss. 9, SEPTEMBER 2023

Received: 27 February 2023

Received in revised form: 23 April 2023

Accepted: 8 July 2023

Available online: 18 September 2023


JEL Classification: Q1, Q2, Q17, R1, R5

Pages: 1771–1800


Kseniya I. VAISENBURGER Joint-Stock Company Tourism.RF Corporation, Moscow, Russian Federation

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Vladimir S. GORBUNOV State University of Land Use Planning (SULUP), Moscow, Russian Federation


Omari N. MARGALITADZE State University of Land Use Planning (SULUP), Moscow, Russian Federation

ORCID id: not available

Subject. This article discusses the contribution of the tourism industry to the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals.
Objectives. The article aims to analyze the economic potential of the Russian tourism industry and develop recommendations for improving its investment attractiveness.
Methods. For the study, we used the methods of statistical analysis.
Results. Tourism, as a sector of the economy, has suffered the most from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Domestic tourism has become its main type both in Russia and in the world.
Conclusions. For Russia, as a leader in food exports to the world market, sustainable development of rural areas is vital. The development of agricultural, ecological and health tourism will contribute to economic growth.

Keywords: tourism and recreation carrying capacity, agritourism, rural tourism, ecotourism, sustainable development, rural regions, cluster analysis


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