Internal Political and International Aspects of Regulation of the Shadow Sector as a Threat to Economic Security

  •  Olga Stepicheva    
  •  Vladislav Yuryev    


The purpose of this research is to develop methodologies for the development of regulatory mechanisms of theshadow economy in Russia from the viewpoint of the theory of economic interests. To implement the set goalshave been resolved following scientific problems:• Analysis of mechanisms of regulation of shadow economic relations in the Russian Federation.• To develop methodological basis of the theory of economic interests in the informal sector of the RussianFederation and to formulate practical recommendations for their effective implementation.• To analyze the patterns of development of economic relations in the informal sectors of the Russian Federation.• Identify actions the improvement of the tools of regulation of economic policy in the informal sectors of theRussian Federation.• Develop a methodology to neutralize shadow relations as the basis for the correction of imbalances economicinterests in Russia.Theoretic-methodological basis of the study was the theory of economic interests, which is a research programfounded on the principles of relativism, scientific attractiveness as research methodology problems of influenceof shadow economic relations at the national economic security is the ability of dialectical synthesis, which nomethodology of "individualism", neither the methodology of "holism".The study found that shadow the potential of the Russian society because of its high social structure that hasallowed to define major directions of social-economic policy in order to neutralize the effects of the shadoweconomic activity.Received confirmation of the fact that in Russia there are two groups of subjects of the shadow economy, guidedby their own interests: the first group is driven by the desire for personal enrichment, the second forced towithdraw "in the shadow" to survive in the conditions of unreasoned economic (tax) policy and administrativearbitrariness.It is proved that the constructive component of the shadow economy is concentrated mainly on the productionstage of the process of reproduction, and its destructive part - in the sphere of exchange and distribution.Based on the theory of economic interests has developed instruments for the protection of national-stateeconomic interests in Russia in the context of combating dangerous manifestations of the shadow economy.

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