social inequality

Labor Cost Lowering and Structural Unemployment Stability in Russia

The reasons of structural unemployment stability in the conditions of labor-deficit situation when demand in the labor market exceeds supply are considered. The main reason of unemployment stability is caused by labor cost lowering is proved on the basis of statistical data and the author’s research. This state of affairs contradicts the basic laws of the labor market – the equilibrium between labor and working force costs.

Global and Local Contradictions: Fundumentalism Versus Globalization

The article deals with characteristic features of the main contemporary opposition: fundamentalism and globalism as main contemporary opponents. The two main approaches to globalization phenomenon interpretation are presented. The new type of socialization in a global community is characterized. The new theories of new order images, explaining the causes of social inequality and countries’ dependence on each other are described