The article presents the analysis of the international cooperation institutional management developments when universities’ geographical location is closed to the worlds’ new educational hubs. To promote educational services provided by the regionally engaged universities at the international (global, world) market of higher education institutional mission and main features of regional development should be carefully considered. Based on the comparative analysis of factors, needs and developments potential of the Primorskij kraj and demand for educational services in countries of the Asian Pacific Region the paper stresses the ability of Primorije regional universities to address existing demand on educational services in most popular fields of study in order to expand their influence on regional market of higher education. However the limited human resources and market underpin more targeted and field oriented approach for those regional universities focused on Asian Pacific Region international market of higher education and in-depth internationalization development at institutional level.
This work is devoted to the study of the regularities and specific peculiarities of modern migratory processes in Primorsky Region. The article analyzes the scale and directions of migration flows, age and sex, national, and educational composition of migrants. Moreover, the article highlights the main factors influencing the attractiveness of the Primorsky Region for migrants, and summarizes some results of resettlement of compatriots on the territory of the region. In addition, it is shown that the population growth of the region at present is only possible due to the migratory interactions of the Primorsky Region with the CIS countries.
Retail forex is an expensive non-regulated gambling industry. Both huge leverage and intraday unpredictability create lottery-like risk profile: most traders lose in futile hope to win. Retail forex is grabbing other people’s money pretending to be a financial market. Like casinos it exploits human errors of judgment. Considering no social use its better to prohibit such activity rather than trying to regulate it. Results are based on simulation of zero intelligence traders.
In the present work examines contemporary patterns of migration in Primorsky Region: the magnitude and directions of migration flows, age and sex, national, and educational composition of migrants. It shows the role of migration for sustainable development of the region. It summarizes some of the results of implementation in the region of the program of resettlement of compatriots.
The article is devoted to the study of the authoritarianism prevalent in the mass consciousness of Russians. The article describes a new approach to the consideration of the authoritarian syndrome as the effects of the cultural trauma as a result of political and socio-cultural transformation of society. The article shows the dynamics of the symptoms of the authoritarianism, which appear in the mass consciousness of Russians from 1993 to 2011. This paper proposes a package of measures aimed at reducing the level of the authoritarianism in Russian society.
This work looks at a model of spatial election competition with two candidates who can spend effort in order to increase their popularity through advertisement. It is shown that under certain condition the political programs of the candidates will be different. The work derives the comparative statics of equilibrium policy platform and campaign spending with respect the distribution of voter policy preferences and the proportionality of the electoral system. In particular, it is whown that the equilibrium does not exist if the policy preferences are distributed over too narrow an interval.
The article examines "regulatory requirements" as a subject of state control over business in Russia. The author deliberately does not use the term "the rule of law". The article states that a set of requirements for business is wider than the legislative regulation.
First, the article analyzes the regulatory nature of the requirements, especially in the technical field. The requirements are considered in relation to the rule of law. The article explores approaches to the definition of regulatory requirements in Russian legal science. The author analyzes legislation definitions for a set of requirements for business. The author concludes that regulatory requirements are not always identical to the rule of law. Regulatory requirements are a set of obligatory requirements for entrepreneurs’ economic activity. Validation failure leads to negative consequences.
Second, the article analyzes the problems of the regulatory requirements in practice. Lack of information about the requirements, their irrelevance and inconsistency are problems of the regulatory requirements in Russia.
Many requirements regulating economic activity are not compatible with the current development level of science and technology. The problems are analyzed on the basis of the Russian judicial practice and annual monitoring reports by Higher School of Economics.
Finally, the author provides an approach to the possible solution of the regulatory requirements’ problem. The author proposes to create a nationwide Internet portal about regulatory requirements. The portal should contain full information about all regulatory requirements. The author recommends extending moratorium on the use of the requirements adopted by the bodies and organizations of the former USSR government.