Innovational platform as institution of transaction costs optimisation in education


PHD, associated professor of department of economic theory
Russia, Volga State University of Technology
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Head of e-learning lab, Senior lecturer of economics department
Russia, Volga State University of Technology
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The study of innovational platforms as an institution of optimisation of transaction costs in education is of great interest in terms of the need to improve efficiency and quality of education. The article deals with theoretical-methodological and institutional framework for innovational platforms and directions of its operation, focused on reducing transaction costs. In this study, firstly, the characteristic of the innovation platforms is given through qualitative method of economic analysis and the institutional approach; secondly, the features of the formation of the Institute of innovation platforms are observed; thirdly, the basic functional characteristics of this institution are determined. It is concluded that innovational platform is the institution for enhancing the effectiveness of educational services and reducing transaction costs in education.


innovative platform, innovative infrastructure, Institute of innovative platforms, education, transaction costs

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The study was carried out with the financial support of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research, Project 16-36-00236 Mol_a "Theory and methodology of the assessment of transaction costs in the field of education on the basis of institutional, socio-economic and demographic indicators of the region (on the example of the Republic of Mari El)"

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Furin Aleksandr Gennad'evich , Manukjanc Suren Valer'evich
Innovational platform as institution of transaction costs optimisation in education// Modern Management Technology. ISSN 2226-9339. – #3 (75). Art. # 7502. Date issued: . Available at:

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