|PROBLEMS OF MODERN ECONOMICS, N 4 (64), 2017|
|ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT IN THE SPHERE OF SERVICES|
|Sokolova S. V.|
Professor, Chair of Management and Planning of Socio-Economic Processes, Department of Economics, St. Petersburg State University, PhD (Economics), Professor
Kareva N. N.
Chair of Management and Pharmacy Economics, St. Petersburg State Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Academy, PhD (Pharmacology)
Ivanov A. S.
PhD student, Chair of Economics and Management, St. Petersburg State Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Academy
|The article describes the role of pharmaceutical clusters for the process of transition of Russian pharmaceutical industry to innovative development, analyzes their competitive advantages and describes the role of innovative pharmaceutical clusters. The author focuses on St. Petersburg pharmaceutical cluster to evaluate the efficacy of cluster development, and concludes that cluster residents develop in a more dynamic way as compared to the rest of Russia’s pharmaceutical industry|
|Key words: pharmaceutical market, pharmaceutical industry, pharmaceutical clusters, cluster politics, competitive advantages of pharmaceutical clusters|
| Pages: 173 - 178|