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Inna S. Shapovalova
Anastasia V. Kisilenko
Sergey D. Lebedev
Svetlana V. Hashaeva
Irina S. Zavodyan


Youth, Social Strategies, Life Choices, Economic Behavior


Purpose: The article presents the results of the Russian study devoted to the determination of economic dispositions and strategies of modern youth.

Methodology: Exploring the risks in the field of socialization strategies of youth, in 2018 the International Center for Social Strategies of Youth of the Belgorod State National Research University conducted global research of youth social strategies for the first time. Measurements were taken in the field of 11 strategies: economic, educational, migration, labor, social, spiritual and moral, leisure, political, self-preserving, family, and communicative. The research object was the youth of the Russian province (N = 2500), distributed by gender, age and three main quotas: pupils, students, and working youth. The study was supported by a federal grant from the Russian Fundamental Science Foundation.

Result: As a result of the study, the problem field of managing the economic behavior of youth has been identified, the perimeter of which includes the lack of entrepreneurial initiative from youth in the area where they live, the inability to get advice and financial support in this area.

Applications: This research can be used for universities, teachers, and students.

Novelty/Originality: In this research, the model of Economic Strategies of Russian Youth is presented in a comprehensive and complete manner.


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