Models of Governing Administrative Territorial Units with Special Status
The issues of modern Russian federalism are considered in the paper. A question of the formation of new subjects of the Russian Federation (Perm Krai, Zabaykalsky Krai, Kamchatsky Krai, Krasnoyarsky Krai, Irkutskaya Oblast), the status of former autonomous areas and models for their governing are paid special attention to in the paper. The method of cross regional comparison of these models is used.
Keywords: federalism; association of the FederationвЂ™s subjects; governance of territories; local governance; social economic development of territories