• Evidence Based Policy - Macroeconomic Research Center

Zipf’s rule and its significance in forecasting the development of cities of Belarus

In today’s regional analysis, the trend of reducing the number of small towns and urban migration processes in major regional centers and the city of Minsk is very important. In previous years in Belarus, under the influence of administrative management methods, which characterize 1950-90s, cities were created artificially, which turned into mono-cities in the future. […]