Social and Economic Science
Number 4 • 2019 is published
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Perederiy V. G.   Quarter of a Century: A Continous Integration between Engineering and Economic Education (opening statement)

Kolbachev E. B.   «New Industrialization» in Russia: A Challenge for the Engineering Economy and Technical Universities

Author analyzed an essence of the «new industrialization» concept as of the basic direction for Russian economy’s development, and how the engineering economy in gives this development a possibility to exist. He also shows a number of new ways for the integration between the engineering and economic knowledge that is so important under the described above conditions. The role that technical University plays to meet the challenges of «new industrialization» is also reviewed.


Key words: «new industrialization»; engineering economy; technical University; knowledge generation; human capital.

Nizhegorodtsev R. M.   Transition Management in a Knowledge-Intensive Company: the «Ajar» Innovation Strategy

The paper discusses some aspects of transition management strategies for the contemporary knowledge-intensive companies. It’s proved that transitional technological realities for the most of companies coincides to the «ajar» innovation strategy, and its key principles are developed. From that point the SMART objectives conception is critically analyzed, and pertinence of a triple Deming cycle in budget process for public companies is proved.


Key words: «ajar» innovations; transition management; triple Deming cycle; SMART objectives conception; budgeting; public companies.

Sukharev O. S.   Methodological Prospects for Economic Science: «Mainstream» and «Evolutionism» (part 1)

The methodological problems of modern economic knowledge, the adequacy of criticism «mainstream» by evolutionary economists and institutionalists, opportunities neoclassical direction analysis and its contribution to economic science are reviewed in the article. Author examined the question of how can the evolutionary economics, particularly its innovative direction, form the basis of the new «mainstream», introduces the concept of «fashion effect» in science, as a phenomenon, reflecting the intensity of methodological discussions, and formulated the fundamental methodological problem of economics, indicating a common approach to its solution.


Key words: «mainstream»; «evolutionism»; methodology; the effect of fashion; the fundamental methodological problem.

Sychev G. A., Sycheva G. I.   On the Issues of Valuation of the Investment Appeal of the Production Enterprises’ Shares

Authors analyzed a number of the methodological problems that exist during the valuation of the investment appeal of the production enterprises’ shares. The research is based on using of the value analysis method. Authors also present some ways of developing the «active investor» approach for the portfolio investments.


Key words: portfolio investments; business cost valuation; valuation of the shares’ investment appeal; passive investor; active investor; the economical value added; multipliers; value analysis.

Vertakova Y. V., Lankina M. Y.   Human Resource Management: A Tool to Manage the Company’s Intellectual Potential

The continual changing of the conditions inside the organization, as the changing of the environment’s requirements, forces the organization to change its strategic objectives. Achieving these objects is impossible without a flexible human resource management policy. A continuous development of the organization includes the changing of this policy. But the company’s top managers should understand that changing of the policy may cause such dangerous situations, as a wrong choice of the human resource management style, or personnel’s resolute opposition to the changes.


Key words: human resource management policy; intellectual potential; competence.

Trenev N. N.   Corporate Culture and the Issues of the Russian Economy’s Strategic Development

Economic development is an important economic problem. The conditions of national economy’s functioning, such as economic sanctions and declining oil prices require the development strategy to be particularly careful with the existing development opportunities. A significant role in the development strategy’s realization plays a corporate culture: values, thinking patterns, routine behavior. Working in a fast-changing, poorly structured environment in order to minimize the opportunity cost we are to use the democratic value system as a basis. Democratic system of values requires a changing of the decision-making processes, and improving of the implementation, motivation and organizational structure.


Key words: development strategy; macroeconomics; horizontal communication; opportunity cost; corporate culture; project management.

Voronina L. A., Pleshakova M. V., Kiseleva A. A.   Innovative Development of the Economy of Krasnodar Region, Based on the Priority Investments in the Power-Efficient Projects

The article defines the integration process of interconnection and interdependence of innovative economic development of the region from the priority investment for power-efficient projects, defined the innovative potential of the Krasnodar region and the mechanisms for its use in the development of power-efficient programs. Authors also grounded a program of implementing power-efficient projects in an innovative program development of the region, as well as identified structural and functional scheme of its implementation.


Key words: innovation; development; power-efficient projects; integration; priorities.

Lukjanov A. S.   On the Issues of Innovation Risk Management Psychology for the Engineering and Economic Education

Author gives a review of numerous approaches to the training of the engineers and economists from the position of solving the problems of the innovation risks management psychology. Paying a special attention to learning the psychological disciplines in the Higher professional educational institutions author presents as a step to the higher quality of the innovation management, improving the quality of management decision-making, valuation and scientific prognostication of the results of the innovation development.


Key words: innovations; risks; management psychology; professional education; engineering and economic education.

Ponomaryova N. A.   On the Issue of Improving the Efficiency of Power Grid Complex

In the article author presents a review of the basic problems of electric power complex, such as: technical condition analysis, electric power transmission losses, and some results of reformation. The basic states of power grid complex modernization program until 2020 are also presented.


Key words: power grid complex; technical condition; improving the efficiency; power losses reduction; modernization.

Zaretskiy A. D., Ivanova T. E.   Engineering Management as a Part of the System of Investments in the Corporate Human Capital

Authors reviewed the origins and relevance of the notion of «scientific management» as a form of modern management, which can be implemented as a part of innovative development scenario for the Russian economy. They also show the essence of corporate human capital and the peculiarities of its investment. It’s concluded that some special features of the engineering management as of the specific investment resource for the companies’ development and improving the quality of corporate human capital.


Key words: engineering management; engineering thinking; human capital; social investment for the personnel development; corporate environment; resources for the corporation’s development.

Salkinov S. S.   Formation of the Production Systems’ Bounds and Parameters during the Merger and Acquisitions Processes

Author analyzed some features of the development of organizational and economic instruments for the managing of buying and selling businesses, mergers and acquisitions processes in nowadays Russia. The ways of solving problems those exist during the formation of the new production systems’ bounds and parameters, which systems appear as a result of mergers and acquisitions are shown. The methods of valuation of the production systems’ potential during the development of mergers and acquisitions processes takes place inside are also presented.


Key words: buying and selling businesses; mergers and acquisitions; production system; lifespan potential; cost of the business.

Dolmatova L. G., Petrova I. A.   The Relationship between Economic and Ecological Basis of the Environmental Management: Tools and Implementation Arrangements

In the article the economic mechanism of environmental management is presented, taking into account the environmental component and the conditions of modern economic relations. The analysis of ecological and economic instruments, which should be based on environmental activities, is also presented.


Key words: natural resources; environmental factors; land resources; use; economy; agriculture; analysis; mechanisms; tools.

Zinchenko I. V., Zinchenko A. V.   Quality Management and Optimization of the Acceptance Tests for the Electric Locomotive Building: Using the Lean Production Instruments

In the article author substantiate the need for an integrated approach to the quality management for the machine-building plants. As a subject of research they show the processes of acceptance testing of electric locomotives, and the production of LLC «PC „NEVZ“ as an object. They defined some actual problems, and present a number of activities to be developed to decrease the non-conformities level and reduce the time for 3ES5K electric locomotives acceptance testing. The conclusion of the article has been done basing on results of the acceptance testing processes optimization with the use of lean manufacturing.


Key words: quality management; quality policy; process optimization; acceptance tests; non-conformities.

Kapliev M. E.   Manufacturing Waste Management in the Russian Federation: Nowadays Conditions of the Industrial Sector and Ways to Improve Them

Author analyzed the actual conditions of the manufacturing wastes’ keeping and recycling in the Russian Federation. It’s shown that improving the poor ecological conditions in the country (such as uncontrollable accumulation of the manufacturing wastes) is impossible without carrying out a number of organizational activities and changing a current legislation. Author presents an intensifying program for the fuel-burning power plants’ ash-and-salad wastes recyclers. Author also shows how useful the models and methods of the anthroposphere production theory may be useful for the wastes recycling enterprises’ management solutions.


Key words: manufacturing wastes; ash-and-salad wastes; waste processing; anthroposphere production; environmental legislation.

Sukhomlinova N. B.   Changing of the Basic Factors that Affect a Soil Fertility Level in the Eastern Part of the Rostov Region

Author presents the analysis of the dynamics of the agricultural lands’ soil fertility in the eastern part of the Rostov region, provided as a result of the monitoring. The factors affecting the changing of the soil fertility level are also shown.


Key words: land resources; agricultural lands; arable lands; monitoring; soil fertility.

Strashnoi V. V., Seryi T. V., Tkacheva L. I.   Technical and Economic Tools of Cost Management for the Design Completion and Warranty of the Manufactured Products

The problems of providing high quality products, while optimizing the cost of its production are reviewed in the article. The approach to planning the warranty costs level for the repair and restoration works with complex, knowledge-intensive and material-intensive production units is also presented.


Key words: competitiveness; quality; reliability; scheduling warranty costs.

Semina L. Y.   The Features of Formation of Personnel Requirement under the Conditions of Organization’s Development

The features of formation of personnel requirement in connection with expanding a trade company are considered in the article.


Key words: quantitative and qualitative personnel requirement; spheres of action distribution matrix.

Cheshev A. S., Polyakov V. V., Veretelnikova M. M.   Ecological and Melioration Conditions of the Water Resources in the Rostov Region

Authors of the paper give a review of the urgent issues of ecological and melioration conditions of the region’s water resources, they also provide some guidance on the implementation of treatment technologies and improving the resources’ conditions.


Key words: ecology; land reclamation; the object; water body; territory.

Zagorskaya O. V., Nikolayeva L. S.   Social Optimism: A Resource for the Russian Youth Development

Phenomenon of social optimism as a resource for the Russian youth development is analyzed in the article. The authors point out that social optimism is one of the most important components and resources of optimism and the Russian youth development as a whole. This problem is considered in the context of increasing for significance and importance of social optimism in the society.


Key words: optimism; resource; Russian youth; social values; value orientation; social reproduction; culture; subculture.

Kharchenko D. A.   Theoretical Approaches to the Research of the Internet as the Basys of an Information Society

The author of article considers various approaches and concepts of studying of the Internet, its social structure, peculiar features of the information-based society and processes of information exchange.


Key words: Internet; information society; communication; globalization; virtual reality; social structure; cyberculture.

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