Studies on Russian Economic Development

, Volume 20, Issue 1, pp 92–96 | Cite as

Small business and employment of the population

  • E. B. Krylova
Labor and Employment
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Abstract

The characteristics of small business and objective reasons underlying its functioning and development in market systems are presented and explained in the case of the United States as the largest economic power. Specific attributes of small enterprises as ones providing employment of the population are examined in detail. A considerable space in the paper is devoted to comparison of statistics on small enterprises and employment between the United States and Russia.

Keywords

Small Business RUSSIAN Economic Development Small Enterprise Legal Person Corporative Entrepreneurship 

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