Comparative geographical characteristics of multi-activity SEZ in Russia and their impact on the regional economy
... residents, their position and specialization, and identified the main sales markets. The conclusion is made about the logical interaction of the geographical location and the functioning of the SEZ in these regions.
special economic zone, free economic zone, geographical position, residents, regional economy
Competitive effects of low trade barriers: evaluations for the Kaliningrad region
... price index as well as prices for particular tradable goods in the Kaliningrad region. Rosstat and Eurostat serve as the main data sources. To test their hypothesis, the authors use the methods of statistical and econometric analysis. The status of the free economic zone and unique geographic position of the Kaliningrad region do not result in high growth rates of international trade in the region, but rather lead to a structural shift towards import thus exerting additional competitive pressure on domestic prices....