The labour market of Russia’s Kaliningrad exclave amid Covid-19
The Covid-19 pandemic, which has swept across the globe, is a serious challenge to the Russian labour market. This article examines the consequences of Covid-19 for Russia’s Kaliningrad exclave and how its territorially isolated and lockdown-affected small labour market responds to drastic changes in employment, income, and consumption. Another ...
Russophone immigration to Finland: new forms, trends, and consequences
Until the 1960s, Finland was more often the country of origin than the country of destination. Once a depressed area, it soon turned into a welfare state, becoming with international migrants. Since Finland’s labour market and society are beset with demographic problems, the country gladly accepts labour migrants, particularly those from neighbouring states. Most EU immigrants coming to Finland are Estonians. Immigration from without the EU — from Russia ...
Economic and Demographic Forecast and Prospects of Human Resource Endowment of the Kaliningrad Region’s Economy
The limited reproduction of labour power and difficulties in the attraction of a considerable amount of additional workforce from other regions or
neighbouring states bring about the need for the transition of regional economy to intensive development by means of innovation, increase ...
Human Resources of Post-war Lithuania and Their Role in the Rebuilding of Klaipeda
... Lithuania required qualified workforce. Before the war, hardly any attention was paid to the training of workers for industrial-scale production and construction. Then, a considerable decrease in population during the war aggravated the already substantial labour shortage. The attempts of the republic’s leadership to solve the problems of labour shortage through organised labour migration and labour mobilisation yielded no significant results. The appeals to the Centre with the request to send a substantial ...
An Assessment of the Economic Performance of the EU Baltic Region States
... rapid 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.
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The existential strategies of the power over things: labour, acquisitiveness, adventure
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The evaluation of perspectives of labour supply in the Kaliningrad region
Limited reproduction of labour supply in the Kaliningrad region, determined by demographic situation, causes the necessity to attract
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Impact of remigration on the worksphere under Covid-19: the case of Lithuania
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Work-life balance during the Covid-19 outbreak: the case of Latvia
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On the economic security of Russia’s Kaliningrad exclave
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Interregional and cross-country flows of labor resources in the Kaliningrad region: factors and vectors in the contemporary Eurasian context
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Billionaires and Millionaires of the Baltic Sea Region: A Comparative Analysis of National Business Elites
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Minimising Investment Risks Through Optimising Public-Private Partnership: The Case of the Kaliningrad Region
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Human Resource Efficiency as a Development Factor for the Kaliningrad Economy
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The development of Kaliningrad regional economy: A new stage of restructuring
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The structure of political elite networks in the Republic of Poland in 1993—2013
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The transformation of the Swedish political party system in the late 20th/early 21st century
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The prospects of nuclear power development in the eastern part of the Baltic Sea region as a factor of the formation of international relations system in the region
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Rural areas of Eastern Germany: modern challenges
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The territorial structure of productive forces of Russian North-West in the 2000—2010s
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Does corruption influence the sustainability of economic growth?
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On the prospects of cooperation between Russian and Lithuanian innovative sectors
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