THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Development factor of special economic zonez in Russian Regions

2013. 4, pp. 140-146

Kryukova Yekaterina V.  - Senior Lecturer, Astrakhan State University, 20A Tatischev Street, Astrakhan, 414056, Russian Federation,,

The article explores theoretical and methodological aspects of improvement of operation of free economic zones. Based on the analysis provided, the author suggests defining free economic zone more precisely, classifies free economic zones which allows determining their economic and social operational efficiency arising of comparative analysis between Russian regions. Based on comparative analysis between regions the author argues the sustainability of operation of zone with a special economic status, and suggests procedure on the basis of factorial method.

Key words: free economic zones,economic and social efficiency,analysis of Russian regions