Naumov Evgeniy Arturovich, professor, Deputy Head of Economic Policy Department of the State University of Management, member of RANS, member of the Russian Writers Union
Ponukalin Alexey Alexeevich, professor of Saratov State Technical University, Vice-President of the International Academy of Innovation «GLOBELIKS»
Benoit Anna Evgenievna, post-graduate student of Nature Management and Ecological Safety Department of the State University of Management
The article is devoted to the formulation of knowledge-based economy’s sustainable development problems and the applying of constructivist theory to problems of institutional design of socio-economic systems. The authors recognize the necessity of reasonable approach to action, which creates a basis for the design of the institutional environment, the source of which is the paradigm of self-organization of social and economic systems — the basis of radical constructivism theory and practice.
KEYWORDS: sustainable development, knowledge-based economy, the theory of constructivism, the institutional design of socio-economic systems.