Author: Elka Vasileva
The publication analyzes the structure and the functional characteristics of the collective management bodies of regional development in Bulgaria - Regional and District development councils, in relation to the implementation of the partnership principle. Emphasis is placed on the contributions of the participating stakeholders: socio-economic partners, non-governmental organizations, academic circles, civil society associations, etc. Discussing opportunities for improving regional management by building public-private institutional partnerships within the collegiate bodies surveyed.
JEL: R58, H70