Key Directions of Sectoral and Spatial Changes in the Russian Industry
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Structural Changes in the Economy of the Russian Northwest: Spatial Dimension
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Trade Liberalisation and its Impact on Regional Development: Theoretical and Experimental Studies
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Structural and Functional Characteristics of the Spatial Development of Rural and Urban Areas in the Northwestern Economic District
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The Institutional Architecture of Territorial Innovative Systems: Towards a Spatially Targeted Regional Policy
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Interorganisational networking as the principal form of technological, innovative and research cooperation between Russia and the European Union in the Baltic region
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Geography of international clusters in the Baltic region
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Framework for the Analysis of Geography of Transnational Corporations Investments Abroad
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Matrix Representation of the Kaliningrad Regional Accounts System: Experimental Development and Modelling Prospects
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Market forms of industrial production organisation as “growth poles” of the economy
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Innovative economy in the Baltic Sea region
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Development of Aland Islands: major trends and challenges
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Strategic opportunities for economic development of the Baltic Sea coastal zones and sea industrial and port complexes
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The Coastal Regions of Europe: Economic Development at the Turn of the 20th Century
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Demographic Ranking of the Baltic Sea States
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Russia’s Coastal Zone as a Social and Geographic Phenomenon: Conceptualisation and Delimitation
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Economic and Geographical Structure of the Baltic Sea region
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Identifying Key Stakeholder Groups for Implementing a Place Branding Policy in Saint Petersburg
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Approaches to the Definition of the Baltic Sea Region
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The Tourist and Recreation Potential of Historical Cities in North-West Russia
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