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Measurement of economic and social difference of Lithuanian rural areas for improving implementation of sustainable development policy


  • Jazepcikas, D.
  • Vitunskiene, V.


Large differences in terms of economic and social development across countries and smaller regions are one of the most important hinders for effective implementations of sustainable development. This paper presents a methodological approach to measure differences of economic and social development of rural areas. The research which was based on the presented methodology reveals a remarkable difference of Lithuanian rural areas even they are in neighbourhood of each other.

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  • Jazepcikas, D. & Vitunskiene, V., 2008. "Measurement of economic and social difference of Lithuanian rural areas for improving implementation of sustainable development policy," 2008 International Congress, August 26-29, 2008, Ghent, Belgium 44404, European Association of Agricultural Economists.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:eaae08:44404

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    Measurement of differences; quality of life; policy of sustainable development; International Development; Resource /Energy Economics and Policy;

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