Russia-EU energy efficiency cooperation in the Baltic region: the untapped potential
A stereotypical understanding of EU-Russia energy relations is often reduced to trade in oil and natural gas, which downplays the importance of energy efficiency cooperation. Such cooperation is promoted within the Energy Charter and its Treaty, Partnership and Cooperation Agreement, Energy Dialogue, Common Economic Space, Partnership for Modernisation. However, it lacks practical development, which ...
Measuring performance of cultural organizations on the data of the envelopment analysis
... maximization of access to cultural assets, etc. Based on statistics of the Russian Ministry of Culture in 2012—2016, the author analyses overall trends in performance of federal theatres, as well as provides results concerning each research object. Efficiency indices of theatres allow the author to distinguish four groups of Russian federal theatres in terms of performance aspects under research.
1. Ампилогов А. И. Оценка рисков банкротства предприятий-производителей ...
Systematisation of Objectives and Efficiency Indicators of Regional Executive Authority
... problem of regional governance improvement. The author systematises the objectives of regional supreme executive authorities and examines the set of indicators for assessing the performance of regional governments. An algorithm of the calculation of efficiency indicators and criteria of their estimation are offered in the article.
Ф., Маточкин Ю.
Основы региональной экономики и управления. Калининград,...
Scenarios of increasing the economic efficiency of the Kaliningrad regional transport system
... level of regional gross value added, where the contribution of transport is much smaller than one might expect given the significant role the industry plays in the economy of the region. In this study, we examine major ways of increasing the economic efficiency of the regional transport system from the value added perspective. We posit that the structure of cargo handled and the redistribution of value added in favour of regional actors have the dominant influence on economic efficiency. Using our ...
The evolution of the essence of the concept of “business efficiency” and its features in the regional media business
This article classifies the concept of "business efficiency", which have been used by economic scholars for a long time. The innovative component of this work lies in the authors’ definition of media business efficiency alongside the identification of the primary goal of media company management ...
An Assessment of the Economic Performance of the EU Baltic Region States
... growth of Eastern European economies, the difference between the region’s eastern and western countries remains substantial. Economic convergence between eastern and western EU countries in terms of investment does not lead to convergence in labour efficiency. The capital-labour ratio and the growth rate of labour efficiency in the Russian Baltic are close to the Eastern European average.
Druzhinin P. V., Prokopyev E. A.
European Union, integration, production function, efficiency, investment
Investigation of influences parameters and topology of magnetic field peripheral zone stationary plasma thruster on the efficiency of the cathode-compensator
In this paper it is investigated an influence of magnetic field characteristics (parameters and topology) of SPT using SPT-100 thruster model on efficiency of cathode-compensator operation while the cathode is translated. During investigations the comparison results of experiments and calculations suggests influence on efficiency of cathode-compensator operation either magnetic field topology ...
Syntax of Advertising
The article considers the enhancement of advertising slogan efficiency taking in account the peculiarities of left and right cerebral hemispheres activities.
Иванов Вяч. Вс.
Чет и нечет. Асимметрия мозга и знаковых систем. М
Problems of increasing the efficiency of the special economic zone legal regime in the Kaliningrad region
This article considers the main problems of improving the legal regime of the Special Economic Zone through the prism of efficiency increase. The author stresses the imperfection of some provisions contained in the Law on the Special economic Zone. Certain proposals on the legal regulation and law enforcement are formulated.
1. Собрание законодательства ...
On the concept of normative evaluation of cost-effectiveness of GLONASS application in coastal regions
... «Social'no-jekonomicheskaja jeffektivnost' ispol'zovanija raketno-kosmicheskoj theniki v narodnom hozjajstve» [Proceedings of the 12th Scientific Readings on space
dedicated to the memory of Academician SP Korolev and other scientists "Socioeconomic efficiency of rocket and space technology in the national economy"], January,1988, Мoscow.
2. Studenetsky, S. А., Ivchenko, V. V. and all. 1988, Metodika ocenki jekonomicheskoj jeffektivnosti ispol'zovanija kosmicheskoj informacii v rybnom hozjajstve ...
Efficiency of a pedagogical model for preventing unemployment among Russian students: Analysis and data interpretation
This paper sets out to examine empirical implications of the multifunc-tional system applicability of unemployment preventionism among young people at colleges and universities in Russia. A statistical analysis of the data obtained proved the efficiency of experimental training contributing to the de-velopment of key professional activities in students based on the proposed model of a pedagogical system for preventing unemployment among Russian students. An interval scale for assessing the ...
An efficiency of multi-grid method with semi-coarse as smoothing iteration
For solving systems of linear equations with block tridiagonal matrices there is considered an efficiency of multi-grid method with semi-coarse as smoothing iteration. Numerical results are presented.
1.Mandel J., McCormick S., Ruge J. An algebraic theory for the multi-grid method including V-cycle // SIAM J. Numer. Anal. 1983. Vol. 20.
2. Hackbusch ...
Polish Accession to the European Union: Participating Institutions
... extremely complex. It covered almost all areas of economic, legal and civil aspects of the aspiring country’s economy, in which all necessary requirements had to be met. The aim of the article was to present the institutional framework created for efficient implementation of the process of accession. The considerations involved especially an institutional method. The research resulted in poining out both the actually efficient and less efficient bodies participating in the process of integration....
The improvement of the efficiency of residential burglary: The application of the modelling method
... generalised. The initial stage of investigation and the typical errors supposed by inspectors at investigation of crimes of the given kind is analyzed. The expediency of use of a method of modelling as the synthesising beginning capable considerably to raise efficiency of disclosing and investigation of bиrglaries is proved. It is underlined necessity of use of the situational approach and crime studying for three phases: precriminal, criminal and postcriminal.
St Petersburg Business Information Centres and Their Role in Increasing the Efficiency of International Business Activities
... principal objectives established by the state for its regions. The current trends in world economy and the geopolitical situation formulate new goals and objectives for regions and suggest the creation of innovative and universal mechanisms to increase the efficiency of international economic activities, promotion of a positive image of Saint Petersburg and other regions of the Russian Northwest. The article analyses the activities of Saint Petersburg business information centres abroad, similar experience ...
Global energy and environmental security in the current global economic crisis
This article considers the problems of the environmental impact of energy. Further reduction of this impact on the global environment can be achieved two ways. The short-term one implies the increase in energy efficiency. In the next 15—20 years, the increase in efficiency should become a priority of the energy policy of all states. The long-term one is based on the gradual expansion of renewable energy. This method is aimed to avoid further economic and ...
Legal regulation and efficiency of the bread storage stores in the Vologda region in the late 19th/early 20th centuries
This article assesses the efficiency of bread storage stores in the Vologda province in the 19th/early 20th century. The author estimates the fill rate of bread storage stores in case of emergency in a concrete province and considers the legal framework for the functioning of ...
The Simulation Modelling of a Hotel Facility
This study aims to identify the features of the simulation modelling of a hospitality business. Such simulations can be used to increase the efficiency of property management in view of the major trends in the relevant segments of the tourism industry. We suggest an approach to the simulation modelling of a hospitality facility that will help to streamline its structure and increase the profits ...
A spatial study of networking in the Vistula Lagoon region using geoinformation systems
Network cooperation — the most efficient form of unlocking the economic and natural potential of territories — is rapidly developing in Russia under the influence of global processes. Due to its unique geopolitical position, the Kaliningrad region is one of the regions where such ...
The development of inclusive preparedness of future teachers: The efficiency of the didactic model
... This process of preparedness development is based on a didactic model implemented using the pedagogical metasubject competence and context-based technology. The author gives an overview of this technology and the mechanisms of its imple-mentation. The efficiency of using this didactic model in developing the inclusive preparedness of future teachers is stressed.
1. Проект Закона Республики Беларусь о внесении изменений и дополнений в Кодекс ...
Key factors of the spatial organisation of small businesses
This article describes the conditions, resources, and prerequisites necessary for the efficient functioning of small businesses. Based on the theoretical propositions and practical results of productive forces distribution, the authors identify groups of factors of spatial organization of small businesses: national and supranational level,...
Human Development Index as a Tool to Assess Social Development in the Baltic States
... practice of social development], no. 4, p. 285—287. (in Russ.)
2. Bubis, I. V., Gilyazetdinova, K. R., Dyukina, T. O. 2014, On the relationship between GDP per capita, the index of happiness, the index of human development and the index of environmental efficiency, Prilozhenie matematiki v ekonomicheskikh i tekhnicheskikh issledovaniyakh [The application of mathematics in economic and technical studies], no. 4(4), p. 57—61. (in Russ.)
3. Goman, E. Yu. 2012, A Brief Overview of Quality of Life Concepts,...
The influence of the transport factor on the investment competitiveness of coastal regions in the European part of Russia.
... implementation of large trasnsport infrastructure projects. The article analyzes how the implementation of projects under the Federal Target Program “Development of the Transport System of Russia (2010—2021)” contributed to an increase in the economic efficiency of the transport industry in the region and, as a consequence, to an increase in the level of investment attractiveness. Using the classical economic and geographical research methods, the authors come to the conclusion that result-wise the ...
Individual and psychological characteristics of future specialists in university physical education and sport
... of a study into the individual and psychological characteristics of future specialists in physical education and sport, the analysis of which helps to develop the necessary psychological and pedagogical conditions for increasing the training process efficiency.
1. Акушев Г. М. Формирование готовности будущих учителей физической культуры к профессиональному самообразованию : дис. … канд. пед....
About pairing on abelian varieties p-rank one and their cryptographic applications
Described and analyzed in terms of computational efficiency different types of pairings on hyperelliptic curves, especially on curves of genus 2 and p-rank one for the cryptographic applications.
1. Алешников С. И., Алешникова М. В., Горбачёв А. А. Протокол ...
Acceleration of Computations in Jacobian Hyperelliptic Curve
... developed. In affine coordinates an expense for group operation of doubling there are more than expenses for group operation of addition, therefore it is more favorable to realize consistently two additions, than doubling and addition. Estimations of efficiency of the modified algorithms are received.
1. Sakai R., Ohgishi K., Kasahara M. Cryptosystems Based on Pairings // Proceedings of the 2000 Symposium on Cryptography and Information Security. 2000. Р. 26—28.
2. Joux A. A One-Round Protocol ...
The Anglo-Saxon traditions in the educational system: educa-tion as a commercial enterprise
Since the 1990s, especially after Russia joined the Bologna Process in 2003, Russian education has been adopting the key features of the US educational system, having acknowledged its greater efficiency in comparison to the Soviet one. Russian reformers, however, often overlook the substantial socio-cultural differences between the two countries. To understand whether it is prudent to adopt and copy in Russia either selected features of the ...
The problems of assessing the efficiency of budget investment finacning through the prgoramme-target method
... regional budgets through this method, considers the concepts of investment, budgetary investment, and the procedure of its realization within the regional budget, and describes the requirements for investment projects, as well as the problems of assessing efficient financing of budgetary investments evaluation.
1. Бюджетный кодекс Российской Федерации [Электронный ресурс]. Доступ из справ.-правовой системы «КонсультантПлюс»....
Application of the orbital-angular momentum for spatial separation of atmospheric optical communication lines
... angular momentum MIMO system has been studied. An assessment of the increase in the performance of the communication channel after modernization is given.
Molchanov S. V., Yakovlev A.S, Aleshenko A. N., Ivanov A. I.
free space optics, energy efficiency, orbital angular momentum of light
Land Use Policy and Land Management in Estonia
This article studies the effect of land reform on the development of current land policy and land management efficiency. The authors present a review of materials focusing on the new land policy, land management and land use system at a new stage of Estonian development. This policy has led to the adoption of a new reform aimed at the municipalisation, privatisation,...
Management of Trans-boundary Water Resources: Comparing Russian and American Experiences
... The Russian-Estonian Commission works in accordance with the principle of intergovernmentalism, whereas transnationalism is the founding principle of the International Joint Commission in North America. Though the Russian-Estonian Commission is more efficient in water quality improvement in its area of responsibility, it is early still to claim that intergovernmental cooperation is more effective than transnational cooperation. However, it gives a reason to question the conclusions of the proponents ...
National monetary policy and the role of banks in increasing its efficiency
...., Makrichoriti P., Spyrou S. The impact of conventional and unconventional monetary policy on expectations and sentiment // Journal of Banking & Finance. 2018. Vol. 86. P. 1—20.
17. Hainz Ch., Hakenes H. The politician and his banker — How to efficiently grant state aid //Journal of Public Economics. 2012. Vol. 96, iss. 1—2. P. 218—225.
18. Hanson S. G., Stein J. C. Monetary policy and long-term real rates // Journal of Financial Economics. 2015. Vol. 115, iss. 3. P. 429—448.
19. Jokipii ...
Human Resource Efficiency as a Development Factor for the Kaliningrad Economy
... role of human resources in the economic development of the Kaliningrad region. The study uses the cohort component method, scenario-based forecasting of the development and application of human resources, and econometric calculations of the comparative efficiency of human resources application across a range of economic activities. The author puts forward a number of recommendations for a better application of labour resources through sectoral restructurization of economy (which requires a higher value-added ...
Russia and the European Union in the Baltic region: a treacherous path to partnership
This article examines policies of Moscow and Brussels in the Baltics since the launch of the European Union’s Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region in June 2009. An increase in the efficiency of Russia’s policy in the region requires not only the development of bilateral relations with the region’s countries but also a dialogue with the European Union, the key player in the Baltic. The author identifies Russian economic, military,...
Spatial planning in the European Union and the Russian Federation
... enhancement and protection of natural resources and natural heritage; 7) enhancement of cultural heritage as a factor for development; 8) developing energy resources while maintaining safety; 9) encouragement of highquality, sustainable tourism. An efficiency analysis of these principles showed that the level of their application for ensuring sustainable development differs. It is a result of the significant differences in natural and socio-economic conditions of sustainable development in these ...
Processes of convergence and divergence in the regions of the European Union: features and qualimetry
A higher level of unity and cohesion across the European Union member states is an important aspect of European integration though it has a rather ambiguous nature. The Law on the Common Market, which aims to increase the economic efficiency of the EU, became a subject of extensive discussions among researchers suggesting that its viability at the political and socio-economic levels depends on a fair distribution of gains among the countries and regions of the Community. These ...
The Tourist and Recreation Potential of Historical Cities in North-West Russia
... the discrepancy between the distribution of economic activities and the established system of settlement. This is particularly true for many historical cities, whose economic resources have been curtailed. This study provides a rationale for a more efficient use of the tourist and recreational potential to boost the socio-economic development of Russia’s historical cities. The article describes problems of the cities’ development using the country’s North-West as an example. The authors explore ...
Lithuanian energy policy in 1990—2009 and the prospects of its development until 2020
... recommendations regarding national energy policy, which were developed by the specialists of the Lithuanian Energy Institute.
energy, energy strategy, European Union, liberalisation of energy markets, global energy market, energy efficiency
On the international cooperation of North-West Russia in the field of innovations in the Baltic
... of cooperation between North-West Russia, Finland, Norway, and Estonia in the field of innovations, including telecommunications, information and, space; biological, environmental and nanotechnologies; software, medicine, education, culture, energy efficiency and ecological construction, as well as the development of creative industries. The article pays attention to large-scale national projects, such as “St. Petersburg Corridor — Two Model Open Innovation Platform” and “Partnership in ...
Systematic Integrated Diagnostics of Teacher’s Readiness for Learner Centred Approach Realisation
The article offers the criterion characteristics of the efficient adopting of learner-centred approach by a teacher and analyses the results of the diagnostics of teachers’ readiness for learner-centred interaction.
Готовность учителя к реализации ...
The development of the components of theoretical and value forming modules of aesthetic culture in primary school children in physical training classes
... integrate the stages of modern education at the level of healthcare, culture and physical training of schoolchildren by means of aesthetic culture. The earlier the theoretical framework of aesthetic culture is instilled into schoolchildren, the more efficient is the development of an educated personality of the young generation.
Эстетические основания культуры. Пенза, 2002. С. 73.
Роль и место ...
How transcendental are Kant’s principles of public law?
... of these principles by Russian and international researchers. The article strives to answer the question as to what type of ‘public’ is meant by these principles, whether these principles can serve as a priori criteria for selecting maxims, how efficient these principles are as empirical criteria for establishing legitimacy, and whether they can be characterized as ‘transcendental’. Kant’s discourse on publicity — a result of strenuous efforts presented in a number of writings and lectures ...
Prospects of the resort tax in Russia
... tourist tax is of the renting nature, it originates from the growing welfare and increase in touristic activity. Tourist taxes are not the resource for the development of the touristic infrastructure, and it is indirectly confirmed by their low budgetary efficiency. There are no economic premises here in Russia for the steady growth of the demand for tourist services; therefore the resort tax acquires a character of a confiscatory tax for guests of large accommodation objects. Thus there is a high opportunity ...
Performance optimization methods for web resources of culture organizations
Client-side optimization methods are very efficient to improve performance of web resources of culture organizations. In comparison to server-side optimization these methods are related to frontend architecture only and can’t be achieved only with additional hardware.
Efficiency of application of a multichannel system in atmospheric optical communication lines
Possibility of application of multi-channel system is considered at construction of free space optics networks.Application of the given method allows to increase effective range of transmission to 1,5 times.
. Bloom S.
Principles of operation FSO-systems // Journal of optical networking. 2003. V. 2, №
Волоконная оптика: компоненты, системы передачи, измерения. М., 1999...
Use of difficult signals at vertical sounding of an ionosphere
In the real work questions of sounding of an ionosphere are considered by difficult signals. Efficiency of use of signals with big base on an alignment with signals with base about 1 is estimated. It is shown that when using difficult signals it is possible to lower significantly capacity at preservation of invariable level of permission.
Developing and testing a balanced scorecard for a trading company
... Kaliningrad trading company. A general solution includes five stages: analysing economic performance, studying dependencies between performance indicators, building strategic map charts, identifying goals and planning relevant measures, and assessing the efficiency of such measures.
1. Каплан Р. С., Нортон Д. П. Сбалансированная система показателей. От стратегии к действию. М., 2005.
2. Внедрение сбалансированной ...
The history of the integration between Russia’s Kaliningrad region and Poland’s northeastern voivodeships: A programme approach
... and Polish researchers, intergovernmental agreements, EU-Russia crossborder cooperation programmes, expert interviews, and relevant analytical reports. Special attention is paid to programme-based interregional and cross-border cooperation as the most efficient form of collaboration for accelerating integration and socio-economic development in border areas. Based on their evaluation of the major achievements, the authors conclude that Russian-Polish cross-border cooperation has been successful. Yet,...
Assessment of Innovation and Investment Activity in the Region
... regulates the context and enterprises in regional innovation activity. This article considers the importance of innovation-investment activity evaluation for the construction of regional innovation systems, technological development of the economy, more efficient knowledge distribution,
and the formation of competitive advantages.
. Институциональная экономика: учебное пособие. М., 2006.
Cross-Border Cooperation in the Kaliningrad region: Problems and Prospects
... experience of the participation of the Kaliningrad region in the IN-TERREG Programme contributed to the socio-economic development of the region. The new financial tools should be linked to the regional development strategies of the neighboring territories. Efficient use of both Russian and the EU funds will help develop a new technology for regional development of North-West Russia.
the Kaliningrad region, cross-border cooperation, the European Union (EU), the Interreg program “Lithuania,...