Cybernetics and Systems Analysis

, Volume 44, Issue 1, pp 100–106 | Cite as

Modeling the interaction of legal and shadow economies at the macrolevel



The paper proposes a model of the dynamics of various monetary savings of economically active members of a society with transitional shadow economy. Simulation experiments are conducted based on the model. They confirm negative phenomena peculiar to such an economy and specify the ways for unshadowing the economy.


legal economy shadow economy function of demand production function equations of money savings 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. S. Grigorkiv
    • 1
  • L. M. Buyak
    • 1
  • V. K. Pauchok
    • 2
  1. 1.Yu. Fedkovych Chernivtsi National UniversityChernivtsiUkraine
  2. 2.Ternopil National Economic UniversityTernopilUkraine

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