High-tech industrial and services sectors in Tomsk region: efficiency of development in the turbulent economy

The relevance of the work is conditioned by the need for advance development of high-tech industries and services of the Tomsk region in a turbulent economy. The purpose of the paper is to assess the comprehensive efficiency of these economic sectors and develop recommendations for stimulating their development. Methods of research. The author’s methodology is used to assess the comprehensive efficiency of the economic sectors development using the accounting data of commercial enterprises. We apply methods of economic analysis of financial indicators of enterprises, aggregated by sectors. Results. We have developed and tested a technique for assessing the comprehensive efficiency of the development of high-tech sectors according to the financial statements of their enterprises. An outstripping growth of high-tech services in the Tomsk region has been detected. They become comparable with high-tech industrial sectors by revenue. At the same time, the information technology sector proved to be the absolute leader in a number of indicators of comprehensive efficiency. We found serious problems with the growth of high-tech and innovative industrial sectors in the Tomsk region in a turbulent economy, including a fall in revenue in these sectors. Conclusions. As a priority for the development of the Tomsk region, it is worthwhile to highlight high-tech services sectors (sector of research and development and sector of information technologies). The revealed problems in high-tech industrial sectors and subsection DL of the Tomsk region require further research

Keywords: high-tech sectors, manufacturing industries, services, development priorities, efficiency, methodology, enterprises, innovations, turbulent economy, Tomsk region


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