Challenges of regional economic development in Georgia

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Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University Press
The paper provides discussion about the administration arrangement of Georgia and regional development approaches. The study reveals the problem of regional divergence and concludes that Georgia is strongly monocentric country with territorial, social and economic disparities. Challenges which regional policy makers face in Georgia are discussed in the article. The paper presents recommendations that will facilitate the improvement of regional development strategy.
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Regional disparity; Economic development; Strategic planning
III International Scientific Conference: "Challenges of Globalization in Economics and Business", Tbilisi, 2018, pp. 526-529