19-20 October 2017, USUE hosted the All-Russian scientific and practical conference of students and young scientists “Important Problems of Economic Theory". The conference was organized by the Department of Political Economy of Ural State University of Economics.
While interacting with the participants, Professor at the Department of Political Economy Alexei Ilyukhin noted that the economics is the most interesting thing in life. "Problems are growing like a snowball. Everything is complicated by the fact that the technical development of our country lags behind in many respects. The fourth technological order, which now exists in the entire developed world, is not yet possible for us. Russia lacks technologies and human resources, that is, there are many systemic problems that cannot be solved overnight. Against the backdrop of all this, we met to discuss these problems," he said.
Participants of the conference considered important problems of economic theory and tried to determine its place in solving complex problems of the modern economy. The conference was divided into six sections:
Based on the results of the conference, a collection of articles will be published with further placement in the RSCI.