Department of Economics and Business Administration
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).