Regional policy for cooperation with international trade-economic organizations formation in the context of government decentrali zation

  • Viktor Scherbak Dnipropetrovsk Regional Institute for Public Administration National Academy for Public Administration under the President of Ukraine
Keywords: regional cooperation policy, regulatory support, public administration, state planning strategy, economic actors


The article examines the hidden influence of regional cooperation policy on the processes ofdevelopment of transformation countries. The purpose of the article is to determine the peculiaritiesof forming a regional policy of cooperation with international trade and economic organizations inthe context of decentralization of public administration.The tasks of cross-border cooperation in the context of ethno-cultural peculiarities, as wellas institutional and procedural prerequisites for modernization of economic cooperation at theregional level are analyzed. The processes of consolidation of informal decision-making centers asfactors of increasing the number of effective representatives of cooperation policy are presentedAttention is drawn to the economic type of the territory, which determines the trans-regional policyof cooperation and its leading economic actors. At the same time, it emphasized the features of theempirical basis of regional policy of cooperation with international economic organizations.The discrepancy between the main sectors of economic participation and the criteria for theeffectiveness of the policy of interregional cooperation with international economic organizationsare emphasized. On the basis of the conducted analysis the bureaucratic and managerial tendenciesof development of regional policy of cross-border cooperation in modern Ukraine and directionsof its evolution are revealed. It is determined that the bureaucratic and managerial tendenciesof the development of regional policy of cross-border cooperation are also one of the objectivecriteria for evaluating the direction of its evolution and its progressive or regressive state. Theanalysis of institutional levers has shown that in the conditions of socio-economic transformation,high-level officials may not be part of the state institutions responsible for developing regionalcooperation policies.


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Scherbak, V. (2019). Regional policy for cooperation with international trade-economic organizations formation in the context of government decentrali zation. Public Administration Aspects, 7(11), 85-93.