About us

Mission, aims and objectives

Mission of the journal is an introduction to developments by Russian and foreign scientists from the sphere of economics and sociology to wide audience of readers, and providing support for economists and sociologists society and all the people who engaged in the discourse of economic and social life of society development.

Aim of the journal «Discussion» is to provide a discussion platform to scientists who deal with the field of social and economic life development issues, who study contradictions in social and economic development of public systems. Promotion of Russian and world experience in solving urgent issues of functioning and development of social institutes and influence of local and world economy on them.


  • Providing to scientists, who engaged in the field of social and economic sciences, an opportunity to publish researches outcomes;
  • Promotion of scientific researches outcomes by economists and sociologists;
  • Attracting of wide readers audience attention to the issues of social and economic life of society;
  • Providing opinions exchange among researchers, creating discussion platform to scientists which allows them arguing viewpoints in discussion of issues concerning urgent problems in life of society and influencing processes in economics.  

The journal has been issued since 2010. Mass media registration certificate № ФС 77–46280.

Up to 2018 the journal had published papers from the field of «Economics», «Sociology» and «Pedagogy».

Since January of 2018 the journal has published papers in the field of Economics only. Since 2010 the journal has been included in Russian Higher Attestation Commission list with the section 08.00.00 «Economics».


Since January of 2018 the journal has been issued 6 times a year (January, March, May, August, October and December).


Journal founder

"Institute of Modern Management Technologies"; the center of supplementary vocational education (certificate №19798; September 11, 2018).

Postal address for correspondence: 620085, Sverdlovsk region, Yekaterinburg, ul. Ac Schwartz, 10/2, of. 109

Actual address of location: 620990, Russian Federation, Sverdlovsk region, Yekaterinburg, Lenin ave. 38 A, of. 508

Email: istu2006@mail.ru