Journal of the Geological Society of India

, Volume 92, Issue 6, pp 764–766 | Cite as

Development of Oil and Gas Resources of Russia’s Arctic zone

  • Oleg M. Barbakov
  • Marina L. Belonozhko
  • Anatoly N. Silin
  • Alexander S. Gyurdzhinyan


The article dwells on the problems associated with the development of oil and gas Arctic region of Russia. It also suggests possibilities of their solution based on sociological studies conducted by the authors of representative samples in 2005, 2010 and 2015. Stressing the role and significance of sociological research in the general problem of the circumpolar regions by scientific study, the authors show the need for a sociological diagnosis in the context of different social groups. By doing so, characteristics of social problems inherent to the arctic region and requirements for scientific support of possible technologies is identified.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Oleg M. Barbakov
    • 1
  • Marina L. Belonozhko
    • 2
  • Anatoly N. Silin
    • 2
  • Alexander S. Gyurdzhinyan
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Business Informatics and MathematicsTyumen Industrial UniversityTyumenIndia
  2. 2.Department of Marketing and Government AdministrationTyumen Industrial UniversityTyumenIndia

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