Middle class’ investing practices in one’s own human capital

TERRA ECONOMICUS, , Vol. 10 (no. 1.1),
p. 165-173

Features of investments in human capital made by Russian middle class representatives are analyzed in this article. It is shown that despite higher level of investments compared to other social groups, middle class itself is characterized by recent negative trends in regards to human capital which could affect perspectives of the country in general.

Keywords: middle class; human capital; education; information technologies

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Founder: Southern Federal University
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