Стратегии выживания населения в моногороде
The article presents the results of a study of survival strategies of the population in a single-industry
town using the example of Chusovoy (Perm Krai). Single-industry towns perform a special role in
the economic development of regions and the country in general. The authors have identified the
most common survival strategies and the adaptation of the population to the socio-economic situation
in a single-industry town. The results of the study indicate that the standards of living in these settlements
are relatively low. Measures are currently taken to diversify the economy of single-industry towns and
to create new industries and conditions for the development of small and medium-sized businesses
and to stabilize employment. It is important to understand the impact of all the mechanisms used.
The authors highlight the importance of the current social strategies for adapting to life in a singleindustry
town. This analysis of Chusovoy showed the need to develop recommendations to speed up the
development of the territory, to reduce the shortcomings in the implementation the TOSER conception
(territories of advanced social and economic development), to elaborate other mechanisms for assisting
single-industry towns. Taking into account the current survival strategies of the population, it is possible
to improve the effectiveness of the implementation of supports mechanism for single-industry towns.