ISSN 1995-4301

ISSN 2618-8406

Current issues:

3 issue of the journal in 2023

2 issue of the journal in 2023

1 issue of the journal in 2023

4 issue of the journal in 2022

Vitaliy Nicolaevich Lazhentsev

Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Geography, Professor
Institute of Geology, Komi Science Center, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Chief Researcher

Biography, scientific achievements

Specialist in the field of socio-economic geography and regional economics. Identified the specifics of territorial development as an economic and geographical process; substantiation of new approaches to planning the socio-economic development of districts of regional rank and the formation of territorial production complexes. Developed a methodology for regulating the integrated development of regions and substantiating the parameters of territorial program management.

He applied the methods of program-target planning to the formation of territorial production complexes in Transbaikalia and the European North-East. He analyzed the role of the North in the development of the Russian economy: the consolidation of the market space, the priority in the formation of the domestic Russian market over the external one, the uniqueness of ethnic culture and traditional types of economy, the high importance of environmental functions. Completed a typology of the territorial economic systems of the North of Russia and proposed directions for their modernization.

Information on membership in the editorial boards (councils) of other publications: Izvestiya Komi Scientific Center of the Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, R-Economy, Economic and social changes: facts, trends, forecast, Economy of the region

Main publications

Lazhentsev V.N. The Arctic and the North in the context of the spatial development of Russia // Economics of the region. 2021. V. 17. No. 3. P. 737‒754.

Lazhentsev V.N., Ivanov V.A. Strategy of rural development of the northern region // Economics of the region. 2020. V. 16. No. 3. P. 696–711.

Scopus AuthorID: 55764460900

ResearcherID: O-6722-2017

ORCID: 0000-0003-2222-5107


Place of work: Institute of Geology, Komi Scientific Center, Ural Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences


36, Moskovskya street, Kirov, 610000, Editorial Board "Theoretical and Applied Ecology."

Phone/fax: (8332) 37-02-77


The journal was founded in 2007