The evolution of public procurement: from the Russian Empire to the Russian Federation


PHD, Associate Professor of the Department of International Economic Relations
Russia, South Russian Institute of Management - a branch of the Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration
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Serious changes in the structure of economic relations at the beginning of 2022 led to a search for stability, which in transactions for business can be provided by the contract system in the field of Russian public procurement. However, opinions are expressed about the alienness of this system to the principles of domestic relations in the state order. The author conducted a retrospective analysis of the state order management and identified those elements that evolutionarily led to the formation of the contract system of the 2022 model. The historical and review material on the systematic transformation of the state order institution in the aspect of organizational and economic support of state needs and the consequences of the particular regulation of procurement procedures over the past 120 years is presented, those tools that allowed and allow the state to solve the key tasks of economic development in different periods of history are considered.


government order, procurement, digitalization, competition, bidding

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Medyakova Ekaterina Mikhailovna
The evolution of public procurement: from the Russian Empire to the Russian Federation// Modern Management Technology. ISSN 2226-9339. – #1 (97). Art. # 9712. Date issued: . Available at:

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