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Title of the article Structural Core of the Region’s Economic System: Assessment Methods
Pages 111-137
Author 1 Natalia Gennadyevna Zakharchenko
Candidate Economics, Research Fellow
Economic Research Institute FEB RAS
153 Tikhookeanskaya Street, Khabarovsk, Russia, 680042
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Abstract The article deals with methods of determining the structural core of the region’s economic system and assesses the possibilities of their integration or synthesis. The author discusses the calculation base issue and provides some solutions under testing the simultaneous stability of cost coefficients (Leontief model) and coefficients of resource needs (Ghosh model). There are two types of methods - index type methods (Rasmussen and Hirschman models) and hypothetical allocation methods (Cella, Clements, Dietzenbacher and Van der Linden, Miller and Lahr). Structural estimates of the economic system’s sector differ from its real scale, so the distinction of methods lies in coordination mechanism between evaluations and actual data. The author employs above-mentioned methods to analyze measures of sector’s structural relations that describe it both as a source of impulses and a supplier of resources. The paper also estimates the structural core of the economic system of the Khabarovsk Territory and concludes about complementarity of the two types of above-mentioned methods.
Code 332.1:330.43
DOI 10.14530/se.2014.3.111-137
Keywords ♦ structural core ♦ economic system ♦ region ♦ «input-output» tables ♦ structural relations ♦ multiplier ♦ structural landscape ♦ hypothetical allocation ♦ Khabarovsk Territory
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For citation Zakharchenko N.G. Structural Core of the Region’s Economic System: Assessment Methods. Prostranstvennaya Ekonomika = Spatial Economics, 2014, no. 3, pp. 111-137. DOI: 10.14530/se.2014.3.111-137. (In Russian).
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