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The replacement strategy for monotowns in Russia: From industry branches towards tourism on the example of Baikalsk

Life Science Journal. 2014. Vol. 11(12s). P. 929-933.
Kulakova T., Vetrova E., Atamanova M.

At the present time the problem of sustainable socio-economic development of monotowns refers to one of the priorities of the state policy. Modern tendencies of the economy development are characterized by a predominance of service industry that is why the industry replacement strategy aimed at refocusing on the service sector (tourism, telecommunications, education, logistics services, etc.). The foreign and Russian experience of monoterritories economic diversification were analyzed, the hypothesis which stands that one of the most perspective direction is the reorientation of the economy through the development of tourism and hospitality industry, as well as the service sector was approved.