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Regional Economics: Theory and Practice

Assessing the impact of sports infrastructure on human capital development

Vol. 22, Iss. 6, JUNE 2024

Received: 11 September 2023

Received in revised form: 6 November 2023

Accepted: 12 January 2024

Available online: 17 June 2024


JEL Classification: E24, H51, H53, H54, I12, J11, J24, O15

Pages: 1071–1095


Margarita A. KRASNOVA Lomonosov Moscow State University (Lomonosov MSU), Moscow, Russian Federation


Subject. This article discusses the development of physical culture and sports infrastructure in different regions of the world.
Objectives. The article aims to analyze the impact of the infrastructure of physical education and sports on the development of human capital.
Methods. For the study, I used the methods of comparative, correlation and regression analyses, and generalization.
Results. The article finds that there are great opportunities for the development of human capital in regions with developed sports infrastructure.
Conclusions. There are sports facilities created for holding major international events in Russia. Various options for their use can contribute to the development of mass sports and physical education, which cannot but affect the improvement of the quality of human capital of individual organizations, regions, and the country as a whole.

Keywords: human capital, infrastructure, sports, competitiveness, personnel


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