The social consequences of transition in Russia have been analyzed. Due to radical changes in the 1990s in Russia there was a significant social polarization of society and the overall decline in the standard of living of the population. The phenomenon of mass poverty arose. As a result of it the following acute social problems were intensified and become chronic: poverty, social exclusion, social inequality, unemployment, the natural decline of population.
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20 February 2016
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Markov, Y., & Petrenko, M. (2016). Transition to the Market and Falling of Living Well-Being of the Russian Population in the 1990s. In F. Casati (Ed.), Lifelong Wellbeing in the World - WELLSO 2015, vol 7. European Proceedings of Social and Behavioural Sciences (pp. 74-87). Future Academy. https://doi.org/10.15405/epsbs.2016.02.11