Methodological Aspects Of Regional Innovative System Development

Tyumen State University Herald. Social, Economic, and Law Research


Vesntik TSU. Economy (#11). 2012

Methodological Aspects Of Regional Innovative System Development

About the authors:

Lyudmila M. Simonova, Dr. Sci. (Econ.), Professor, Department of Management and Business, Financial and Economic Institute, University of Tyumen; ORCID: 0000-0003-4858-0940,

Eugeniy M. Cherkasov, Cand. Sci. (Soc.), Associate Professor, Department of Global Economy and International Business, Tyumen State University;


The article describes the actual methodological issues of the innovative system forming on regional level and developing the more adequate model for Tyumen region as the region with the raw specialization and the oil and gas industries focus. The theoretical and methodological analysis of terminology and the classification of institutes of innovative development in the terms of the neo-institutional school of economics is maintained. The new category, so called “the innovative ecosystem” is introduced in scientific turnover. The unsolved scientific problems in this area are identified. This approach is aimed to combine economical, technological and ecological aspects of innovative development, respond effectively to changes in the external environment and to transform formal and informal links and the strength of the cooperative networks of all innovative agents into the stable competitive advantages of our region. On the results of the research main ideas for improving of the innovative capacity efficiency are suggested.