Actual problems of innovative economy

The journal is added to the the List of printed scientific professional publications in the field of economic Sciences by the Ministry of education and science of Ukraine from 11.07.2016 No. 820
The journal is indexed in the International Scientific Center of Index Copernicus International
The journal is included in the list of printed scientific professional publications of category «Б» in the field of eco-nomic sciences by the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine dated 28.12.2019 № 1643

Economic nature of social responsibility of agricultural entities

УДК: 338.43


Деркач Олександр Валерійович
здобувач Харківського національного технічного університету сільського господарства імені Петра Василенка
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-3310-3271

The article considers the economic nature of social responsibility of agribusiness entities. It is revealed that in modern economic conditions the social responsibility of agribusiness entities is a system of views and different models for resolving economic conflicts of socio-economic development in the agricultural sector, which should be the basis of values, dominant attitudes of the modern business community. It is noted that the main importance of social responsibility is to ensure the stability of the socio-economic system by satisfying the interests of the external and internal environment in the agricultural sector. The scale of social activity in agrarian business can increase significantly if the state will encourage and stimulate it by creating a favorable socially safe environment for entrepreneurs. Social responsibility of agribusiness entities is an important tool for increasing the company’s reputation, public trust, investment attractiveness, capitalization and competitiveness of agricultural production. Research of objective bases and forms of social responsibility realization of agribusiness subjects is connected with necessity of defining functions and tendencies of agrarian production development. The practical implementation of the social responsibility concept of agribusiness entities on the basis of developing the most modern principles and methodological approaches to the organization of domestic agrarian business requires innovative decisions by management and changing the paradigm of owners’ thinking and management. Shifting key benchmarks to maximize profits and increase profitability to address social issues and intellectual capitalization of agricultural production in modern conditions is a major factor in achieving economic success and strengthening competitive positions in the market. The principles that allow to form the organizational and economic mechanism of its activation in increasing the competitiveness of agribusiness entities, efficiency, strategic coherence of elements and instruments of influence, the effectiveness of which is ensured by the fundamental principles of polystructurality, complementarity, institutional certainty.

Keywords: social responsibility, corporate social responsibility, entrepreneurship, business entities, agribusiness entities.


  1. Hnat’ieva, T.M. (2014). «Systematic evaluation of activities using indicators in the management of enterprise value». Ekonomichnyj forum. 4, pp.133-141.
  2. Hrytsyna, L.A. (2007). «Evoliutsiia ta formuvannia kontseptsii korporatyvnoi sotsial’noi vidpovidal’nosti pidpryiemstva». Nauka ta tekhnolohii: krok v majbutnie – 2007. Materials II International. scientific practice. conf. Dnipropetrovs’k: Nauka ta osvita. vol. 2, 30-36.
  3. Meskon, M.Kh., Al’bert, M., Khedoury, F. (2003). Osnovy menedzhmenta. [Management basics]. Delo. Moscow. Russia.
  4. Yelinievs’kyj, V.Yu (2015). «Formation and ways to improve regional policy in the conditions of asymmetric development of the socio-economic sphere» . Visnyk Sums’koho natsional’noho ahrarnoho universytetu. Ser. «Ekonomika i menedzhment». 12 (66), pp. 15-19.
  5. Zajkina, H.M. (2014). «Increasing the level of development of management of socio-economic systems». Aktual’nye problemy yntehratsyy ekonomycheskykh ynteresov Rossyy y Ukrayny. International correspondence scientific practice. conf. Tol’iatty: Yzd-vo THU, 11-15.
  6. Hnat’ieva, T.M. Hryshova, I.Yu. (2012). «Problems of formation of the innovation system of Ukraine». Innovatsijna ekonomika. № 12, 54-62.
  7. Mytiaj, O.V. (2013). «The main directions of assessing the potential of agricultural enterprises». Vesnyk nauky Tol’iattynskoho hosudarstvennoho unyversyteta. no. 3 (14), 53-59.
  8. Shabatura, T.S. (2014). «Implementation of socially-oriented business in the plane of economic potential of food enterprises». Ekonomika: realii chasu: naukovyj zhurnal. 3 (13), pp. 13-21.
  9. Paniuk, T.P. (2015). «The role of corporate social responsibility in the activities of dairy enterprises». Problemy i perspektyvy ekonomiky ta upravlinnia: naukovyj zhurnal. un-t. 2 (2). pp. 118-122.
  10. Krasnoruts’kyj, O.O. (2015). «Conceptual bases of realization of corporate social responsibility by food and processing enterprises». Naukovyj visnyk Khersons’koho derzhavnoho universytetu. Seriia «Ekonomichni nauky». issue. 10 (3), 52-54.

The article was received 15.03.2021