Investigated the consequences of depopulation effect on domestic higher ed-ucation system. Asked to use the situation of the population explosion in develop-ing countries as an opportunity to maintain and develop the capacity of higher edu-cation and the formation of export-oriented service economy in Ukraine. Evaluatedthe possible consequences of the internationalization of higher education in theUkrainian perspective up to2025.
The article examines the driving force and the effects of staying of Ukrainianimmigrants in Spain. Do they intend to return to Ukraine? And whether planning tobuild their lives in Spain?
Through the prism of such factors as employment in thelabor market in Spain, the presence/absence of a family in a new country, thesituation in Ukraine, and access to various social services offered by the country ofimmigration, is shown Ukrainian migrant future choice.
The article emphasizes the growing relevance of the blog as mass media and bloggers as subjects of public opinion.
Based on the content analysis the author examines following socio-demographic characteristics of bloggers korrespondent.net and pravda.com.ua as age, sex, place of residence and occupation.
Defined the specificity of mobility flows of the working population byfinancial position, depending on the social and employment status. Been analyzedentrepreneurial potential of Ukrainian society, the level of readiness of theeconomically active population to the entrepreneurship depending on the level ofwell-being and financial situation of the family.
The peculiarities of interaction ofpopulation mobility by financial position with the attitude and readiness forbusiness is defined.
The article is devoted to the categorical analysis of the concept of topmanagers in big business. This paper identifies the main dimensions of corporategovernance that distinguish top management as a social group. Ownership of theassets of the company selects top managers-owners and hired top managers.Measurement of the hierarchy of the company distinguishes CEO, functionalexecutives and line executives.
Top managers of subsidiaries are subject to both theCEO of the self company and the corresponding linear top-manager of the parentcompany.
Based ona model of modernizationbyR.Inglehart and C.Welzel,theCapability Approach by A.Sen and the concept of human development of UNDP, itis argued in the article that the activity of social agents and the effectiveness oftheir inclusion in the social processes and institutions determine success ofmodernization.
Using data from the third (1999–2001) and fourth (2008–2010)waves of the European Values Survey (EVS), comparative analysis of political,civic and social types of participation in 32 countries is performed and peculiaritiesof Ukraine in the European context is indicated that will enable to assess theprospects for modernization of Ukrainian society in future research.
This article reviews the main methodological complexities, that come outfrom carrying out comparative sociological researches of modern societies, thespecificity and meaning of cross-cultural analysis.
Annotation. In the article are analyzed the factors that cause the necessity forsystem research of modern cross-border processes. Is being researched the systemnatureof borders and cross-border phenomena, proposed a definition of cross-border system, disclosed the mechanisms of its functioning and development.
It issubstantiated the practical importance of system methodology for optimization themanagement of cross-border flows.
The article analyzes the structural characteristics of the mortgage lendingmarket caused by the impact of financial and economic crisis.
The evaluation ofgovernment programs to support housing mortgage loans is conducted,conclusions and recommendations are made on future actions for the resumptionof bank mortgage lending through improving institutional structure, legal supportand government programs.
The author has defined the basic factors andpeculiaritiesof program andtarget method introduction in budget process, has studied foreign experience andhas suggested some proposals of activation of using this technology in publicgoods production.
The article investigates different approaches to social capital defining as wellas to the role of social capital in the economy. The author has found out that socialcapital can bring forth the range of positive social andeconomic effects,stimulating the economic development of the country. It also can bring force somenegative effects, keeping a check on economic development and proliferatingsocial disproportions.
It has been elicited that the way of social capital impact onsocial welfare is a function of the equitability of its allocation in the society.
Author of the article proves the existence of political discourse in thepresentation of Lviv residents about modern public organizations. The paperdemonstrates that Lviv citizens displace concepts such as “social organization” and”political party”. Identified components of political discourse are usually latent innature.
The work is written on the basis of two waves of Lviv public opinion pollsconducted in 2008 and 2011.
The article outlines the possibility of influencing youth for carrying out ofmodernization processes in society. Been analyzed what contribution to solve themost pressing problems in modern Ukraine make young people and how much theyare willing to participate actively in social development. Are offered the ways forimproving the implementation of state youth policy in this area.
On self-assessment of Ukraine’s population are analyzed the trends anddynamics of its financial position, size of the shadow income and financialbehavior, satisfaction with their lives during1993–2013.