Annotations of journal №9 (2013)

E. Sazonova, postgraduate,
Belgorod National Research University

THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE VALUE OF LABOUR IN RUSSIA (ACCORDING TO THE
CONTENT ANALYSIS Of SOCIAL ADVERTISING AFTER 1917). PART II

Keywords: work, the value of labour, social advertising,
social poster, popular print.

According to the author, the
analysis of social advertising has shown that today's society is dominated by
the «economically rational» person for whom their work is a means of receiving
remuneration. The author considers the national contest of social designing
«New space of Russia» as an attempt  to  form the outlook based on  a positive attitude to work. The author also
notes that young people are interested in the posters of the Soviet period. The
results of the author's research are presented in two papers with the same
title.

Vl. Potapchuk, PhD, associate professor,
director of the Institute of
modern communication systems and technologies of the International Academy of Business and
Management

IMAGE IN INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION ENVIRONMENT 

Keywords: communication, information and communication medium and the
picture of the world, virtual space, phenomenon  of «incompleteness of existence», symbolic
structure, sociocultural regulation of behavior, image construction, image.

The author states that
the formation of a person's notions of reality is a social process and the
product of his participation (contact) in a group (society) and that creation of the image of the organization in the of information and
communication medium is the result of correlation between the meanings of one
entity and similar systems of other individuals to reach a consensus.

V. Mitkina, postgraduate, Ulyanovsk State Technical
University

THE IMPACT OF LABOUR CONTENT ON THE FORMATION OF INDUSTRIAL WORKERS
SYSTEM OF VALUES

Keywords: workers of industrial enterprises, the content of labour, values and
value orientations in the professional sphere.

The article considers the main factors
of labour content affecting the formation
of the system of values of industrial workers.  The author analyzes the conditions at large industrial enterprises
for increasing the capacity of
workers and stimulation of their interest
in self-development.

V. Vasilchikov, PhD in Medicine, associate professor of public administration, Kuban
Institute of International Business and Management;

L. Chikarina, Doctor of Political Sciences, PhD
in Sociology, rector of the Kuban Institute of International Business and
Management

STATE POLICY IN
RELATION TO STANDARDIZATION AND REGULATION IN THE SPHERE OF SOCIAL SERVICES
 

Keywords: public policy, standardization, standards of social services,
regulation, social standards and norms, the reform of the system of social
service, the bill on the foundations of social services.

The paper deals with the issue of state regulation of
standardization and regulation in the sphere of social services and emphasizes
the need to address the  issue at the
Federal level on the legislative, regulatory and methodological basis.

А. Kuzmina, applicant , ALSR

UNIONS AND INDUSTRIAL COUNCILS. THEIR
ROLE IN THE FORMATION OF LABOUR DEMOCRACY

Keywords: labour democracy, trade unions, industrial councils, workers' participation in the management of the enterprise
(organization), foreign experience, social partnership, the Labour Code of the Russian Federation.

The paper considers the issue of workers' participation in the
management of the enterprise as one of the forms of social partnership.
Particular attention is paid to the role of unions and industrial councils in
the formation of labour democracy in Russia. Special attention is given to the best
practices of the industrial councils in Germany. The author emphasizes the need
for improvement of Russian legal framework for the development of industrial
democracy in domestic enterprises and organizations as well as for the
democratization of labor relations in the Russian Federation as a whole.

V. Kiselyov, doctor of philosophy, professor,
leading researcher at the Institute of the trade union movement ALSR 

THE ISSUE OF BASIC THEORETICAL
CONCEPTS AND CATEGORIES OF SOCIAL PARTNERSHIP

Keywords: social partnership and its essence, definition,
principles, social management, social
interests, the class struggle.

The paper presents the author's view of some important theoretical and
conceptual principles of social partnership in the labour sphere and covers the
main aspects of the debate on this issue among Russian scientists.

B. Khokhlov, doctor of economic sciences, professor, ALSR

LABOUR PRODUCTIVITY IN SERVICES: ASSESSMENT, MEASUREMENT, GROWTH
PROSPECTS

Keywords: labour productivity, methods of measurement of labour productivity, work organization, work
regulation, the plan of productivity measurement in the organization, the program aiming to increase
productivity, resource utilization, labour productivity
growth.

The paper considers the issues of workforce productivity, its
measurement and evaluation at service
rendering enterprises. Examples from different fields show possible ways  for labour productivity growth
by improving working processes 
organization and regulation.

S. Ivanov, Doctor of Social Sciences, associate professor, Deputy Head of the Centre for Sociological
Research, Institute of the trade
union movement, ALSR;

A. Ivanov, a researcher at the Centre for
Sociological Research Institute,
Institute of the trade union movement, ALSR

SOME ISSUES OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN IN RUSSIA

Keywords: gender
asymmetry, discrimination, gender policy, women's labour rights, social
partnership, collective agreements, gender equality.

The paper examines topical issues of gender policy in the conditions of transformation of social and labour relations in
Russian society. The authors show that the effectiveness
of the measures implemented by
social institutions 
aiming  at the
protection of labour rights of women
and support  of their socio-economic
interests depends on the extent to which mechanisms of social
partnership is  used.

A. Ponomareva, applicant, ALSR

IMPACT OF MIGRATION ON THE REGIONAL LABOUR MARKET  IN KRASNODAR REGION

Keywords: labor market, migrants, region, human resources.

The paper examines modern processes and indicators of labour migration
on the regional labor market of Krasnodar region. The dynamics of labour
migration development, its geographical and sectoral trends are defined. The
author considers statistics on migration movements and   the key aspects of the impact of labor
migration on the regional labor market.

A. Startsev, General Director of North-Western International Cleaner Production
Centre, correspondent member of MANEB, UNIDO international expert

A TECHNOLOGY OF
FLEXIBLE INFORMATION-MODELING SYSTEMS IN EMERGENCY SITUATIONS

Keywords: environmental safety, strategy,
model, eco-informatics, emergency situation.

The paper discusses economic and social issues that arise in the process
of ensuring environmental safety and preventing natural or anthropogenic
emergency situations as well as mitigating their negative impact on the limited
area. Anti-crisis Global Monitoring Centre based on flexible
information-modeling systems is suggested as a method for solving resulting problems. Basic functions of this Centre are identified.
The problem of environmental safety is mathematically formulated with the help
of the methods of game theory.

I. Snigireva, Doctor of Law,
professor, honoured lawyer of the Russian Federation, ALSR 

RUSSIAN TRADE UNIONS
RIGHTS GUARANTEES

Keywords: trade unions, trade unions rights guarantees,
legal guarantees, personal guarantees.

The article discusses the tools and methods that
ensure smooth lawful trade Union activities, first of all - legal guarantees of
the rights of this public organization. The author pays particular attention to the tools which
facilitate the successful work of trade unions and helping to protect the
rights and interests of workers.

D. Tigieva,  applicant, ALSR

CREDIT COOPERATION DEVELOPMENT: STRUCTURE, TECHNIQUES AND METHODS OF
OPERATION

Keywords: credit cooperation, the principles of credit cooperatives, cooperative bank.

The paper discusses credit cooperatives as one of the most popular form
of microfinance in the world.  With the
aim of studying   practical framework for
the functioning of credit cooperatives the author  examines theoretical aspects of credit cooperation which have been
studied by many Russian and foreign scientists for over
a century.

M. Oleynik, postgraduate ALSR

FORMS OF BANK FINANCING OF INNOVATIVE PROJECTS

Keywords: innovative activity, financing, bank lending, investment banking.

The paper considers all possible forms of banks participation
in the financing of innovation activity of enterprises and companies as well as
the factors that influence the choice of a particular source of funding.
Attention is drawn to the fact that banks being active players
in capital markets can act as lenders and investors.

A. Dudnik, postgraduate, ALSR

INNOVATIONS IN RUSSIAN LABOUR LEGISLATION: REMOTE WORK 

Keywords: remote employees, telecommuting,
information and telecommunications networks, reinforced qualified electronic signature, electronic documents exchange
.

The article discusses the issue of telecommuting,
which is a new type of employment relationship in Russian labour legislation. The
author analyzes the key concepts, regulations, innovations,  features of telecommuting as well as 
cases of electronic documents circulation, formulates
basic terms and conditions of the employment  agreement with a telecommuter,   the rights and responsibilities of the parties of  thistype of employment relationships.

J. Matueva, applicant, ALSR

THE RESPONSIBILITY OF
THE EMPLOYER (OR HIS EPRESENTATIVES) FOR EMPLOYEES LABOUR RIGHTS VIOLATION

Keywords: employee,
employer, their representatives, lawful and unlawful behavior, the types of
legal liability, damage, moral harm, offense in the context of employment.

The paper examines the issue of responsibility of the employer (his
representatives) for violation of the labour rights of employees. The author also considers issues related to the
concept, reasons and types of legal liability.

Yu.  Byuraeva, PhD, a leading researcher
in the Department of Regional Economic
Research, Buryat Scientific Center, Siberian
Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences

TRANSFORMATION OF MANANAGEMENT AT ENTERPRISES WITH VARIOUS TYPES OF
OWNERSHIP IN THE REPUBLIC OF BURYATIA

Keywords: management, managers, new
private business, directors, management
structure.

In this paper, based on two studies of senior managers of the Buryat Republic (2005 and 2012) the author analyzes
the impact of the Russian economy
modernization on management transformation at
enterprises with various types of ownership.  The author comes to the conclusion that changes in the content and  social roles of professional
activities of managers affect new
private business. However, it is too early to say that the management at these enterprises is more efficient.

M. Anyushina, PhD, associate professor, head of the department of
insurance and taxation, ALSR.

FEATURES OF TAXATION FORMATION IN RUSSIA AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE
IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PRINCIPLE OF FAIRNESS IN TAX RELATIONS

Keywords: justice, taxation, principles of
taxation, tax system.

The article discusses the formation and development of
the taxation system in Russia in the pre-revolutionary and Soviet periods prior
to the current stage of its development. The study aims at
determining challenges for taxes
imposing within the current taxation system.