Published in «Creative Economy»10 / 2019
DOI: 10.18334/ce.13.10.41217

Improving the sustainability of the quality of life: the role and contribution of universities

Nekhoda Evgeniya Vladimirovna, National Research Tomsk State University, Russia

Roschina Irina Viktorovna, National Research Tomsk State University, Russia

Повышение устойчивости качества жизни: роль и вклад университетов - View in Russian

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Abstract:
This article raises the problem of ensuring the sustainability of the quality of life in the conditions of global challenges of our time. The research questions connected with increase of stability of the quality of life in the conditions of increasing uncertainty and instability of functioning of social and economic systems are put. The concepts of sustainable development and quality of life are analyzed; and their interrelation and interdependence is proved. It is shown that the creative class can become a driver not only of economic growth, but also of sustainable development and sustainable improvement of the quality of life. The contribution of universities in improving the sustainability of the quality of life on the example of Tomsk State University is analyzed.

Keywords:

creative class, quality of life, sustainable development, Tomsk State University, universities

JEL-Classification: I23, I26, I31

Citation:
Nekhoda E. V., Roschina I.V. (2019). Improving the sustainability of the quality of life: the role and contribution of universities [Povyshenie ustoychivosti kachestva zhizni: rol i vklad universitetov]. Creative Economy, 13(10). (in Russian). – doi: 10.18334/ce.13.10.41217.


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