Региональные проблемы социальной политики
Defining three main types of regional policy the author proves that the type characterized by dominance of paternalistic features prevails in Russia. Another type with dominance of competitive features is practiced in the EU. The improvement of tourist information center’s system in Russian region’s is connect with positive image of regions both foreign and internal tourism sphere. The number of Russian tourist information centers is small and insufficiently for modern conditions of region’s economics. It necessary to solve problem of tourist information center’s improvement on conceptual level with formulation of relevant goals and tasks.