Person: a resource or capacity development in the economy?


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Russia, Vyatka State University
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Doctor of Economics, Professor
Russia, Vyatka State University
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In this paper the authors examine the role of people and knowledge in postindustrial society. What is actually a Person - or a potential resource in the socio-economic system? The authors systematized the main stages of development of society and knowledge, have analyzed how human capital is formed. Disclose his relationship with the human potential and social capital in post-industrial society. Synthesized the basic scientific work on human capital in Russia, revealed the problems of the issue and solutions by generalization of scientific works of famous economists and sociologists.


Human resources, human capital, human capital, post-industrial society.

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Shagalov Igor Lvovich , Skopina Irina Vasilyevna
Person: a resource or capacity development in the economy?// Modern Management Technology. ISSN 2226-9339. – #5 (17). Art. # 1706. Date issued: . Available at:

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