Intergenerational solidarity of relatives in Russia

Мironova А.А.

National research institute ‘Higher school of economics’, Moscow, Russia AND International laboratory of social cultural studies

ID of the Article: 5514

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Мironova А.А. Intergenerational solidarity of relatives in Russia. Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya [Sociological Studies]. 2014. No 10. P. 136-142


This paper is dedicated to analysis of intergenerational exchanges between relatives. Found out were main characteristics of contact frequency between family members, structure of descending and ascending transfers’ flows. We conducted comparative theoretical analysis of government and private transfers. Importance of private intergenerational transfers from the social policy’s point of view was proved.

family; generations; private transfers
Content No 10, 2014