APPLICATION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES IN THE ECONOMY AND EDUCATION OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS: CONDITION, PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS

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Keywords
digital economy, information technology, global ratings, digital transformation of education

Abstract
The article examines the level of development of the digital economy and information technologies in the Republic of Belarus from the global ratings point of view, identifies the problems of using information technologies in the country's economy and the prospects for the development of the digital economy. Regulatory and legal acts regulating the development of the digital economy and the information society in the Republic of Belarus and in the system of its higher education are considered. On this basis, the directions that presuppose the revision of traditional forms of organization of the educational process in a modern university, the change of content and teaching methods in higher education on the basis of modern information technologies are highlighted.

JEL: L86, I20.
Pages: 16

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