Alexey Stepanovich Skakun (b. 01.03.1946, v. Dostoevo, Ivanovo district, Brest region) - a scientist in the field of agrarian economy. Corresponding Member (2009), Doctor of Economic Sciences (2005). Honorary Doctor of the Grodno State Agrarian University (2011). Honored Worker of Agriculture of the Republic of Belarus (1993). Honorary Citizen of Brest District (2015).
Scientific works in the field of economics and management of the agro-industrial complex. With his participation, the main directions and methodological approaches of the agro-industrial policy in the new economic conditions were developed; scientific and practical recommendations for the process of transformation of socio-economic relations, the creation of effective management structures, the delimitation of functions of state and economic management; the concept of the transformation of socio-economic relations in the transition to new market conditions of management.
Author of more than 40 scientific papers..
Awarded with the Order of the Red Banner of Labor (1981), the October Revolution (1986), Fatherland of the III degree (2015), the medal "For Labor Difference" (1973), other medals.