New forms of self-employment in Russia: remote work patterns and e-markets
Кн. 2. , М.: Издательский дом НИУ ВШЭ, 2012
, , , in: Contemporary Entrepreneurship: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Innovation and Growth. .: Springer, 2016.. P. 141-158.
This study contributes to the literature on heterogeneous self-employment by investigating the diversity of work motivation. Using two samples obtained from freelancers, who participate in online freelance marketplaces, we analyze the relationship between individual work values and self-employment situations. Principal component analysis (PCA) revealed four value dimensions: (1) intrinsic, (2) social, (3) comfort, and (4) ...
Added: September 28, 2015
, Вопросы трудового права 2021 № 4 С. 311-315
The article deals with the concept of self-employment and its types, indicating the lack of a unified approach to understanding the category of self-employment both in international documents and in the specialized literature. Innovations in the legislation of the Russian Federation with the introduction of a tax experiment in a number of subjects aimed at ...
Added: January 27, 2022
, , Freelance Contracting in the Digital Age: Informality, Virtuality and Social Ties / Высшая школа экономики. Series SOC "Sociology". 2012. No. 12/SOC/2012.
Based on a sample of 5,784 Russian-speaking respondents, this study provides the first quantitative evidence on freelance contracting via the Internet. We explore the extent to which these virtual business relations are formal or informal, and the role of social capital and networking. Our data suggest freelancers act under constant threat of malfeasance from clients. We ...
Added: December 19, 2012
, В кн.: Социальные инновации в развитии трудовых отношений и занятости в XXI веке. .: Н. Новгород: Издательство НИСОЦ, 2014.. С. 492-495.
Global changes in all spheres of society led to the formation of a new labor market in the Internet. The aim of this work is defines the role of market participants Internet work and their features. ...
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, Вестник Нижегородского университета им. Н.И. Лобачевского. Серия: Социальные науки 2017 № 1 С. 127-131
Active development and improvement of Internet technologies has resulted in the creation of new organizational and institutional structures in all areas of society. Some absolutely new phenomena emerge, including a new form of employment relationship, online employment. Online employment can be both a wage labor and an independent professional work. The aim of this paper ...
Added: April 21, 2017
, Свободная мысль 2010 № 6 С. 107-120
Развитие информационно-коммуникационных технологий (особенно Интернета) способствовало широкому распространению разнообразных форм «электронной» самозанятости, основанных на принципе удаленной работы. При этом с точки зрения трудовой автономии они варьируются от действительно свободного профессионального труда «электронных фрилансеров» до зависимого положения операторов «виртуальных центров обработки вызовов», подобно наемному персоналу испытывающих ее дефицит к тому же при отсутствии социальных гарантий. Эти ...
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, , Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship 2010 Vol. 15 No. 4 P. 461-479
The level of self-employment among immigrants is often higher than among natives. The purpose of this paper was to test empirically whether selective migration with respect to entrepreneurial characteristics may explain this difference. The relevant hypotheses were tested comparing representative samples of Russian immigrants in Norway and their stay-at-home counterparts. Data from the Russian population ...
Added: November 18, 2012
, , Problems of Economic Transition 2012 Vol. 55 No. 5 P. 26-57
The article discusses the evolution of informal employment in the Russian labor market over the past decade. It uses all of the consecutive waves of the Labor Force Survey conducted by the Russian Federal State Statistics Service in 1999–2009. ...
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, , Вопросы экономики 2011 № 10 С. 91-112
Статья посвящена электронной самозанятости - новому явлению на рынке труда, возникшему в ходе становления информационного общества. На основе богатого эмпирического материала, полученного авторами в ходе онлайн-опросов, анализируется стремительно растущий сегмент самозанятых профессионалов (фрилансеров), работающих удаленно через Интернет. В частности рассматриваются: социально-демографические и профессиональные характеристики фрилансеров, мотивация и организация труда, отношения с заказчиками, уровень доходов и ...
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, , Economic sociology - The European electronic newsletter 2012 Vol. 13 No. 2 P. 37-45
A specific form of informal employment is presented by electronic freelancers, e.g. self-employed professionals working remotely via the Internet. Andrey Shevchuk and Denis Strebkov launched Russian Freelance Survey (RFS) that brought more than 10,000 usable responses in each of two waves in 2008 and 2010, making RFS one of the largest freelance surveys in the ...
Added: November 27, 2012
Самозанятость в России: теоретическое определение, практическое измерение и законодательное регулирование
, ЭКО 2018 № 11 С. 148-157
The present article makes a point about self-employment in Russia, which still has no conventional definition, nor in scientific literature, nor in legal field. Heterogeneity of self-employed is emphasized by the fact that self-employed are perceived not only as those who demonstrate entrepreneurial behavior but also those who are employed by individuals. Next goes the ...
Added: November 23, 2018
, , Heterogeneous Self-Employment and Work Values: The case of Russian-Language Internet Freelancers / Высшая школа экономики. Series SOC "Sociology". 2015.
This study contributes to the literature on heterogeneous self-employment by investigating the varieties of work motivation. Using the large sample of Russian-language freelancers working via the Internet, we analyze the relationship between employment status and individual work values. We found that people who work exclusively as freelancers, moonlighters who also hold regular jobs, and entrepreneurs ...
Added: December 15, 2014
, Вопросы статистики 2011 № 3 С. 39-48
The purpose of this research is the analysis of the most crucial internal parameters influencing financial decisions connected with personal perception of entrepreneurial activities and objective characteristics of the project. Given received assessments, entrepreneurs with higher education and permanent job in majority of cases apply for informal loans to finance business with low value added ...
Added: December 13, 2012
Historical shocks and persistence of economic activity: evidence on self-employment from a unique natural experiment
, , et al., Regional Studies 2019 Vol. 53 No. 6 P. 790-802
This paper investigates the persistence of self-employment in the districts of Kaliningrad, a Russian exclave, between 1925 and 2010. The area experienced a number of disruptive historical shocks during this period. This setting rules out the fact that the persistence of self-employment can be explained by the persistence of institutions and culture. Nevertheless, a high ...
Added: July 31, 2018
, , Экономическая социология 2009 Т. 10 № 5 С. 11-32
The study deals with e-markets for self-employed professionals (freelancers). These highly competitive markets emerge in a still weakly regulated cyberspace with virtual interactions. However, market ties between freelancers and their clients are not established as arm's-length but largely as embedded ties. Social capital of freelancers becomes an effective instrument for fi nding the clients, raising ...
Added: September 4, 2012
Entrepreneurial Potential in the Digital Freelance Economy: Evidence from the Russian-Language Internet
, , , in: Entrepreneurship in Transition Economies. .: Springer, 2017.. Ch. 22. P. 401-419.
Drawing on a unique dataset of 9685 Internet freelancers, we shed light on the entrepreneurial potential of the Russian-language online labour market, where more than half of freelancers exhibit entrepreneurial orientations. Our findings reveal heterogeneity of Internet freelancers in relation to entrepreneurship documenting strong differences amongst groups of actual entrepreneurs, potential entrepreneurs and non-entrepreneurs in ...
Added: October 11, 2017
, Пенсионное страхование, неформальная занятость и самозанятость / Высшая школа экономики. Серия WP3 "Проблемы рынка труда". 2012. № WP3/2012/02.
Используя данные дополнительного модуля РМЭЗ – НИУ ВШЭ за 2009 г., мы пытаемся установить, какие предпочтения и ограничения определяют выбор работником между занятостью в формальном и неформальном секторе и между самозанятостью и занятостью по найму. Водоразделом между формальным и неформальным сектором служит не юридический статус работодателя, а уплата или неуплата взносов в социальные фонды, прежде ...
Added: December 26, 2012
, , 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. ...
Added: October 17, 2012
, Экономическая социология 2014 Т. 15 № 1 С. 116-125
Though the crisis of industrial capitalism and Fordism-Taylorism did not necessarily signify «the end of labour», it still marked its profound transformation. Above all, it affected the space–time characteristics of production, i.e. the space of labour went beyond the walls of factories. The boundary between working time and leisure time became blurred. In modernity, labour ...
Added: February 11, 2014
, Экономическая социология 2014 Т. 15 № 5 С. 104-112
The author presents a review of “In the Shadow of Regulation: Informality in the Russian Labor Market” edited by V. Gimpelson and R. Kapeliushnikov (HSE Publishing House, 2014). This book is designed as a collection of texts devoted to various aspects of informal employment in the Russian labor market. The book review attempts to explore ...
Added: October 17, 2015
Educational Mismatch, Gender, and Satisfaction in Self-employment: The Case of Russian-language Internet Freelancers
, , , Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 2015 Vol. 40 P. 16-28
In this paper, we examine the effect of horizontal educational mismatch on socio-economic outcomes among self-employed workers. Using unique data from 1,602 Russian-language internet freelancers, who are typically both contract professionals and teleworkers, we investigate the relatedness of education and work in this new occupational and social context. We provide rare evidence of the effects ...
Added: February 27, 2015