Unemployed population and self-employment in sibirian region


Volovskaya N.M.

Novosibirsk state University of economics and management, Novosibirsk, Russia n.m.volovskaya@nsuem.ru

Pliusnina L.K.

Novosibirsk state University of economics and management, Novosibirsk, Russia plusnina@ngs.ru

Rusina A.V.

Novosibirsk state University of economics and management, Novosibirsk, Russia kaf-sksu-lab@nsuem.ru

Inozemtseva A.V.

Novosibirsk state University of economics and management, Novosibirsk, Russia kaf-sksu-lab@nsuem.ru

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Volovskaya N.M., Pliusnina L.K., Rusina A.V., Inozemtseva A.V. Unemployed population and self-employment in sibirian region. Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya [Sociological Studies]. 2015. No 5. P. 52-60




Abstract

The article is based on comparative data obtained from three sociological surveys of social labor expectations about self-employment among unemployed in Novosibirsk region. In the surveys, uniform methodology and representative sampling were ascertained. Terms of self-employment, backgrounds, conditions and favorable fields for the development of self-employment are discussed. Analyzed are socio-demographic features of unemployed population, its sensibilities and activity, dispositions to dependency, awareness of people opting for business of their own. Interests of the people regarding self-employment, strategies in employment, motives of self-employment and respective trends, readiness to self-employment and reasons that enabled transition to it were also studied. In conclusion, necessity to give to the issue of developing self-employment the status of national problem.


Keywords
self-employment; unemployed population; unemployment; social sensibilities; dependency; motives
Content No 5, 2015