Some tendencies in economic development of Russia and its regions
Dr. Sci. (Econ.), Prof., Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Scientific Director, Vologda Research Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Vologda, Russia. firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Sci. (Econ.), Assoc. Prof., Director of the Vologda Scientific Center of RAS, Vologda, Russia email@example.com
Significance of non-economic factors for ensuring economic development is discussed on the basis of statistical and sociological data related to Russia in general and Vologda region. The conclusion is grounded that preparedness of the country and of its regions (the case of Vologda region) for modernizing way of economy development is at a low level.