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Electronic Self-Employment in Russia

Problems of Economic Transition. 2012. Vol. 55. No. 5. P. 76-97.

The article is devoted to electronic self-employment as a new labor-market phenomenon in the information society. The authors analyze the growing sector of freelancers working remotely via the Internet. Extensive quantitative data from online standardized surveys reveal the main demographic, social and professional characteristics of Russian-speaking e-lancers, as well as motivational, organizational and financial issues.