Department of Economics and Business Administration
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Проблемна науково-дослідна лабораторія економіки сталого розвитку та екологічно збалансованого природокористування

Керівник: д.е.н., проф. Л.Г. Мельник

Діє наукова школа:

Дослідження фундаментальних основ розвитку соціально-економічних систем та інформаційного суспільства.

Ключові напрями школи:

1.       Фундаментальні основи розвитку соціально-економічних систем.

2.       Сталий розвиток та екологічна економіка.

3.       Соціально-економічні проблеми інформаційного суспільства.

 

Поточні наукові розробки:

·       Інституційні механізми інтегрованого управління процесом переходу до сталого розвитку

·       Моделі соціально-економічного розвитку транскордонних територій

·       Організаційно-економічний механізм реінжинірингу бізнес-процесів промислових підприємств

·       Організаційно-економічні засади врегулювання екологічних конфліктів

·       Обґрунтування господарських рішень з урахуванням фактору часу

·       Фундаментальні основи екологобезпечної трансформації регіональних еколого-економічних систем

·       Формування системи соціально-економічної безпеки при розподілі та використанні водних ресурсів України

·       Фунадментальні основи дослідження економічних наслідків кліматичних змін

·       Фундаментальні основи "зеленої" економіки в умовах інформаційного суспільства

Контакти:

д.е.н., проф. Мельник Леонiд Григорович
40007, Україна, м. Суми, вул. Римського-Корсакова, 2
Тел.: +380 (542) 33-22-23, 33-57-74
Факс: + 380 (542) 33-32-97
 
 
 
Scientific achievements

Scientific and academic exchange. In recent years, thanks to the activities of the administration of the Department of Economics and Business Administration, scientists from foreign universities visited SSU. They conducted scientific consultations and exchanged scientific information, held classes for students of master's level and post-graduate students. Visits were made by representatives of the Free University of Brussels, University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand, Monitobo University, New Brunswick, Canada, Russia and Bulgaria.

Visiting foreign universities in 2007-2009 was made by the researchers of the department: to the Free University of Brussels (3 persons), to the University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand (1 person), to Belarusian State Economic University (Minsk, 3 persons), to Belarus National Technical University (Minsk, 3 persons), to the Russian Plekhanov Academy of Economics. (4 persons). In addition, 17 undergraduate and post-graduate students participated in the international conferences and summer schools in Moscow and St. Petersburg (Russia), Ilmenau (Germany), Minsk (Belarus), Lund (Sweden).
 
Visiting foreign universities in 2010-2011 was made by researchers of the department to
• European University (St. Petersburg, Russia, 2 persons, 2010);
• International GARNET Alumni School (Brussels, Belgium, 2 persons, 2010);
• Research Network RSA «Ecological Regional Development» (Dresden, Germany, 2 persons, 2010);
• International Seminar on «Economics and Business Development» (Maastricht, Netherlands, 2 persons, 2010);
• Association of Economic Universities of South-Eastern Europe and the Black Sea region (ASECU) (Rostov-on-Don, Russia, 4 persons, 2011);
• European University (St. Petersburg, Russia, 2 persons, 2011);
• University of Maastricht (Maastricht, The Netherlands, 1 person, 2011);
• Russian Plekhanov University (Moscow, Russia, 1 person, 2011);
• South-Western State University (Kursk, Russia, 1st person, 2011).
 
 

 

 
Grants and Projects

Since 1995 more than 25 research projects were made at the department, including:

 
1. Fundamental research
• “Economic Evaluation of Environmental Development with Taking into Account the Impact of the Complex of Countervailing Factors on the Environment” (scientific supervisor – Dr.E., prof. L.G. Melnyk), 1997-1999
• “Scientific Grounding of Economic Prerequisites of Ukraine's Entry into the Information Society” (scientific supervisor – Dr.E., prof. L.G. Melnyk), 2000-2002
• “Ecological and Economic Constraints of the Development of Heat and Energy Complex of Ukraine” (scientific supervisor – Dr.E., prof. L.G. Melnyk), 2003-2005
• “Development of Fundamental Economic Basis of the Development Theory” (scientific supervisor – Dr.E., prof. L.G. Melnyk), 2004-2005
• “Fundamental Basics of Ensuring Sustainable Development of Socio-Economic Systems” (scientific supervisor – Dr.E., prof. L.G. Melnyk), 2006-2007
• “Fundamental Basics of Sustainable Development in the Transition to the Information Society” (scientific supervisor – Dr.E., prof. L.G. Melnyk), 2008-2010
• “Fundamental Basics of Ensuring Environmentally Oriented Mechanisms of Social and Economic Potential Realization in the Conditions of Information Society” (scientific supervisor – Dr.E., prof. L.G. Melnyk), 2011-2013
 
2. Grants of the President of Ukraine
• “Formation of Mechanisms for Ukraine's Businesses Transition towards Economic Development on the Basis of the Resource-Saving Technologies” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. Sotnyk I.M.), 2006
• “Formation of Environmental and Economic Mechanisms for Resource-Saving Motivation in Conditions of Ukraine's Transition to the Information Society” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. Sotnyk I.M.), 2008
• “Economic Grounding for the Business Processes Reengineering as a Part Process-Oriented Management System for Manufacturing Enterprise” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Doctoral Candidate Taranyuk L.M.), 2010
• “Development of Scientific and Methodical Foundations of Ecological and Economic Assessment of the State of the Regions in the Context of Sustainable Development” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. Shkarupa O.V.), 2011
• “Fundamental Principles of Environmentally-Targeted Dematerialization Management for Socio-Economic Systems” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. Sotnyk I.M.) 2012
 
3. Grants of the State Fund for Fundamental Research of Ukraine
• “Development of Fundamental Ecological and Economic Prerequisites of Innovative Transformations as a Basis for Changing Technological Structure of Social Production” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. A.V. Yevdokimov), 2007-2008
• “Development of Methodological Foundations of Education Transforming for Sustainable Development Assuring” (scientific supervisor – Dr.E., prof. L.G. Melnyk), 2008
• “Development of Methodological and Methodical Bases of Environmental Losses Estimation for the Environmental Policy Formation for the Sustainable Development” (scientific supervisor – Dr.E., prof. L.G. Melnyk), 2009-2010
• “Formation of Economic Mechanisms for International Environmental Conflicts Resolving” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. V.V. Sabadash), 2009-2010,
 
4. Research topics on the own researcher initiative
• “Studies of Sustainable Development and the Information Economy Issues” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. Karintseva O.I.), 2007-2010
• “Organization and Economic Bases of Environmental Conflict Resolution” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. Sabadash V.V.), 2011-2016
• “Organizational and Economic Mechanism of Business Process Reengineering for Industry Enterprises” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. Taranyuk L.M.), 2011-2016
• “Fundamentals of Ecologically Safe Transformation of Regional Ecological and Economic Systems” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. Shkarupa O.V.), 2011-2015
• “Models of Socio-Economic Development of border Territories” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. Lukash OA), 2011-2014
• “Justification of Economic Decisions based on Time Factor” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. Derevyanko YM), 2011-2014
• “Formation of Social and Economic Security in the allocation and use of water resources of Ukraine” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Senior Lecturer, Matsenko O.M.), 2011-2015
 
5. Other
• “Monitoring of the Socio-Economic State of the Sumy Oblast as a Prerequisite for Sustainable Development of the Region” (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Prof.  Shapochka M.K.), 2006
• “Development of Synergetic Theory of Socio-Economic Development on the Basis of Open Stationary Systems Evolution Principles” (scientific supervisor – Dr.E., prof. L.G. Melnyk) contract number F7/198-2004.
• "Forecasting of Fundamental Socio-Economic Transformations as the Basis for the Change of the Key Scientific and Educational Paradigms" (scientific supervisor – C.E.S., Assoc.Prof. Yevdokimov A.V.).
 
 
Scientific Conferences and Seminars

International Student Conference in Sumy “Economics for Ecology” (ISCS), Ukraine

ISCS

The conference will be held in Sumy, Ukraine, May.

Conference topics. The topics of the conference: theoretical problems, case studies, methodology, cooperation examples, environmental education, NGO activities and so on.

To whom it is addressed. The conference is directed to: students, young researchers, representatives of youth organizations and NGOs.

Conference language. The official conference language is English.

Web-site: http://iscs.fem.sumdu.edu.ua

International scientific and practical conference dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the Faculty of Economics and Management of Sumy State University "ECONOMIC PROBLEMS OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT", April, 4th–5th 2012

Materials from International scientific-practical conference “Economic problems of sustainable development” Sumy State University: sections "Economics of enterprise and business administration" and "Ecological economics"

International Ukrainian-Belgian Scientific Conference "Development of Regional Ecopolises as a Component of Sustainable Development of Territories", 2007

Conference was organized under the initiative of the administration of the Department of Economics and Business Administration. Scientists and teachers of the Department of Economics and Business Administration participated in organizing and conducting the conference. Prof. L.G. Melnyk presentated the report at the conference.

http://www.menr.gov.ua/content/article/1275?print=true

 
 
Scientific Directions

Sumy scientific school of environmental economics (Odessa, 2015).

Research interests of the department staff include both general problems of the economics and its particular areas: economics of enterprise and business, environmental economics, economic mechanisms investment and innovation processes management, economics of sustainable development, socio-economic development of territories and so on.

At the Department of Economics and Business Administration since 2003 successfully operates issued scientific and research laboratory of "Economics of sustainable development and balanced natural resources use", led by the head of department Dr.E., Prof. L.G. Melnyk.

Scientific school is developing in the direction: "Study of the fundamentals of socio-economic systems sustainable development and the information society" (supervisor – Dr.E., Prof. L.G.Melnyk).

At the department within the frames of scientific school of L.G. Melnyk the following research areas are formed:

1. Economics and management of economic systems;

2. Sustainable development and environmental economics;

3. Socio-economic problems of the information society.

Effectively provided post-graduate and doctoral research in specialty:

08.00.03 - economics and management of the national economy (see Passport of Specialty 08.00.03)

Scientists of the department have the right of scientific supervision and are members of the Specialized Scientific Council D55.051.01 on doctoral and candidate theses defence in specialties: 08.00.04 – economy and enterprises’ management (production of machines and equipment; chemical production) and 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection (economic sciences).

Candidate / Doctoral Dissertations defended

2007 – 2; 2008 – 4; 2009 – 6; 2010 – 8/1; 2011 – 7; 2012 – 4.

2007

1)      Podlesnaya V.G. Improvement of the Economic Mechanism for Environmentally Directed Economic Activity. (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

2008

1)     Makaryuk O.V. Substantiation of managerial decisions under conditions of partial certainty in the system of enterprise management (specialty 08.00.04 – economy and enterprises’ management (production of machines and equipment; chemical production)).

2)     Shkarupa O. V. Ecological and economic estimation of region condition in a context of sustainable development (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

3)     Lukash O.A. Environmental and economic bases of cross-border mechanisms creation (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

4)     Derev’yanko Yu.M. Scientific and methodical bases for providing enterprise economic activity efficiency in conditions of resources constraints (specialty 08.00.04 – economy and enterprises’ management (production of machines and equipment; chemical production)).

2009

1)     Starchenko L.V. Environmental and economic grounding of the life quality for the region population in the conditions of sustainable development (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

2)     Kharchenko M.O. Scientific bases for grounding ecological and economic systems efficiency increase (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

3)     Volk O.M. Ecological-Economic Substantiation of Information and Communication Technologies Implementation (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

4)     Dehtyarova I.B. Scientific Bases for Increase of Ecological-Economic Systems Efficiency with Taking into Account Synergetic Effects (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

5)     Li Rui. The formation of economic mechanism for environmental transformation of the economy in China (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

6)     Matsenko O.M. Scientific-methodic Bases for Improvement of Organizational-Economic Mechanism of Water Use (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

2010

1)      Burlakova I.M. Economic Mechanism of Sustainable Development Maintenance on a Basis of Greening of Product` Life Cycle (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

2)      Derikolenko O.M. Management of innovative risks on small and medium enterprises (specialty 08.00.04 – economy and enterprises’ management (production of machines and equipment; chemical production)).

3)      Ivashova N.V. Development of brand-focused communications management system for an industrial enterprise (specialty 08.00.04 – economy and enterprises’ management (production of machines and equipment; chemical production)).

4)      Kostyuchenko N.M. The ecology-economic basis for the formation of the sustainable development institutional mechanisms (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

5)      Kubatko O.V. Economic and ecological mechanisms of sustainable development implementation on regional level (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

6)      Mishenina G.A. Ecological and economic foundations of entrepreneurship development in forestry (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

7)      Chortok Yu.V. Ecological and Economic Mechanism of Logistic System Management at the Trade Enterprise (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

8)      Shamota G.M. Portfolio of innovative projects of industrial enterprises forming (specialty 08.00.04 – economy and enterprises’ management (production of machines and equipment; chemical production)).

Doctoral dissertation - 1:

Sotnyk I.M. Formation of ecological and economic mechanism of resource saving (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

2011

1)     Gorobchenko D.V. Organizational-economic basics of ecological debt management in the context of sustainable development (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

2)     Lyulyov O.V. Forming of Development Strategies of Enterprise in Conditions of Unbalanced Economy (specialty 08.00.04 – economy and enterprises’ management (production of machines and equipment; chemical production)).

3)     Shevchenko Т.І. Organizational-economic principles of forming of ecologically oriented recyclable resources management system (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

4)     Koblianska I.I. Scientific and Methodical Fundamentals of Ecologically Oriented Logistical Management in Industrial Production (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

5)     Kubatko O.V. The improvement of system of ecological and economic indicators for sustainable development grounding (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

6)     Tarasenko S. V. Economic and ecological bases of reginal development base of nonmaterial assets (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).

7)     Kovalev B. L. Economic and ecological tools for formation conditions of the sustainable lifestyle (specialty 08.00.06 – Environmental Economics and Environmental Protection).