This issue of the journal offers the articles dealing with economy and economic theory. The first material deals with behavioral mechanisms of functioning of modern financial market; another one investigates the status of Russian human capital during the protracted economic crisis.
We continue the analysis of economic and political integration in Europe under the conditions of new challenges and realities. In particular, an attempt is undertaken to consider the potential changes in foundations of the current Euro-Atlantic order in Europe. Also, we publish the materials of the latest session of the academic seminar “Modern problems of development” devoted to the concept and issues of the world’s sustainable development in 21st century.