Nowadays, one of Russia’s strategic goals is to secure sustainable economic growth. Taking into account the lack of sufficient external and internal resources, as well as the global trend of agglomeration growth, there is a need to identify key growth areas and create new national spatial development strategy.
? How to identify the main growth points in agglomerations?
? How to move beyond the transition to new spatial development models and move beyond the old development models which were oriented towards population redistribution and growth of productive forces patterns?
? How to ensure balanced development of the national infrastructure in the framework of the new spatial strategy?
? What legislative, financial and social instruments should be implemented at the federal level to achieve strategic goals?