Effectiveness Evaluation of Developing Special Economic Zones as a Form of Public-Private Partnership in Russia

#1. Minds Confusion
Effectiveness Evaluation of Developing Special Economic Zones as a Form of Public-Private Partnership in Russia

This article presents a multi-factorial regression analysis of budgetary efficiency of the special economic zones functioning in the Russian market. Special economic zones are the current form of public-private partnership in Russia, which has got significant development prospects. Public-private partnership is one of the most important institutions of economic relations between government and business, being among other things one of the key tools for investing into development of the real sector of economy. On the other hand, at present the social and budgetary efficiency of special economic zones in Russia is called into question by the state. Specific factors affecting the efficiency of special economic zones development, as well as their degree of influence, often remain unclear. In this regard, it seems important to study the budgetary efficiency of special economic zones through the prism of specific macroeconomic and specific factors published by the Russian Ministry of Economic Development. The study time frame covers the period of 2012-2016. Based on the results obtained, it seems possible to have more clear and deep understanding of the areas for developing interaction between the state and business in Russia.

Methodological Basis for Enhancing Strategy of Innovative Development of Russia

#1. Theodicy of the Future
Methodological Basis for Enhancing Strategy of Innovative Development of Russia

The article presents philosophical and methodological analysis of the innovative development basic models, taking into account the specificity of these models the article evaluates individual projects and strategic documents defining the current state of Russia’s innovative development, it discusses perspective directions of improving the innovative development mechanisms.

The Role of Higher Education Institutions in Developing Scientific-Research Potential of the RF Enterprises and Regions

#2. Liberal Indolence Inertia
The Role of Higher Education Institutions in Developing Scientific-Research Potential of the RF Enterprises and Regions

The article discusses approaches to applying research potential of universities to accelerate competitive development of individual enterprises and regional entities.

Methodological Aspects of Innovation Development in Russia

#7-8. Burning Ground

The subjectlessness has affected in varying degree all the major players of the modernization process (state, public and political communities, social institutions).