Received: 2016-01-17  |  Accepted: 2016-05-25

Title

Sustainable economic development policies in Romania within the EU and Brexit context


Abstract

This paper aims at determining the strategic priorities for Romanian decision makers after the Brexit. The survey shows that they perceive the development of the rural regions, education and energy management as the main challenges for the next planning period. A comparison between the performance of Romania and the rest of the EU in these areas for the periods before and after Romania accession to EU confirm the opinion of the participants. The research also presents the respondents’ opinion in regard to what can be done better to absorb the European funds and to develop economy in a sustainable way. Brexit phenomenon is being analyzed and discussed; recommendations and policy implications for Romania provided.


Keywords

Romania, sustainability, Brexit, economic growth, EU 2020


JEL classifications

Q01 , E01


URI

http://jssidoi.org/jssi/papers/papers/view/200


DOI

10.9770/jssi.2016.6.1(13)

Authors

Pauceanu, Alexandrina Maria
Dhofar University
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Sahli, Sadoh
Dhofar University
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Title

Journal of Security and Sustainability Issues


Issue date

2016


ISSN

ISSN 2029-7017 (print)
ISSN 2029-7025 (online)

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