К вопросу о проблемах правового регулирования самозанятости
The article is devoted to the actual problems of legal regulation of self-employment. A comparative historical and legal analysis of certain provisions of the legislative regulation of self-employment in the period of the USSR and in modern Russia. The foreign experience in this sphere is considered. The article presents an overview of the opinions of a number of researchers and the author's own position on the criteria that would distinguish the concepts of "self-employment" and "entrepreneurship". Attention is paid to the branch of self-employment as a legal institution and the issue of legalization of the legal status of self-employed citizens.