European Journal of Service Management

Previously: Zeszyty Naukowe Uniwersytetu Szczecińskiego. Service Management

ISSN: 2450-8535     eISSN: 2353-2858    OAI    DOI: 10.18276/ejsm.2016.19-01
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Issue archive / Vol. 19, 3/2016
Small border traffic between Poland and the Kaliningrad Oblast of the Russian Federation as an element of cross-border cooperation

Authors: Iwona M. Batyk
University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn
Keywords: Kaliningrad Oblast of the Russian Federation small border traffic cross-border cooperation border regions
Year of publication:2016
Page range:6 (5-10)
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The article presents the factors that affect the small border traffic between Poland and the Kaliningrad Oblast of Russian Federation, opportunities and barriers that affect the development of the attractiveness of the Polish-Russian border regions. Theoretical considerations have been supported by the results of empirical research. The aim of the study was to identify factors that reduce the attractiveness of the Polish-Russian border regions. Identified deficiencies in Polish service offer and difficulties of cross-border cooperation. Also, the article contains statistical data on the development of the small border traffic and expenses incurred by the Russians during their stay in Poland.
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