Published in «Russian Journal of Entrepreneurship»1 / 2019
DOI: 10.18334/rp.20.1.39769

Youth and social entrepreneurship in Russia

Konyagina Mariya Nikolaevna, North-West institute of Management - Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administation, Russia

Krasnopevtseva Mariya , North-West institute of Management - Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administation, Russia

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Problems of social entrepreneurship are becoming increasingly relevant in the conditions of emerging economies, where the gap in the life-standard between the rich and the poor is very large. It is the form of business activity that helps to solve number of important problems in society, as well as to earn, create jobs, improve the quality of life in the country, etc. The article presents the results of a study that helps find out what young people in Russia know about social entrepreneurship, who are hoped to develop the economy in the nearest future. The ways of financing and encouraging of young people’s start-us in social entrepreneurship are also described.


crowdfunding, crowdinvesting, Crowdlending, digital economy, financial innovations, investment, social entrepreneurship

JEL-Classification: L26, L31, L39

Konyagina M.N., Krasnopevtseva M. (2019). Youth and social entrepreneurship in Russia [Molodezhy i sotsialnoe predprinimatelstvo v Rossii]. Russian Journal of Entrepreneurship, 20(1). (in Russian). – doi: 10.18334/rp.20.1.39769.

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