Financial Analytics: Science and Experience

Theoretical content of the finance category

Vol. 10, Iss. 11, NOVEMBER 2017

Received: 22 June 2017

Received in revised form: 14 September 2017

Accepted: 21 September 2017

Available online: 15 November 2017


JEL Classification: G00, G20, H00, H10

Pages: 1206–1219

Shvetsov Yu.G. Polzunov Altai State Technical University, Barnaul, Altai Krai, Russian Federation

Kamnev I.M. Polzunov Altai State Technical University, Barnaul, Altai Krai, Russian Federation

Importance The article deals with the analysis of the contemporary status of the economic category Finance in Russia.
Objectives The article seeks to disclose the internal content of the category in relation to the current level of development of the national economy.
Methods For the study, we used the dialectic method of examining objective economic laws, patterns and phenomena in their constant development and interrelationships, and the systems approach, as well.
Results We present our own concept of the economic category, the essential functions of finance, financial system of the State and its structural elements. We formulate the objectives and framework of financial policy and public financial management system at various levels, and propose a methodological approach to the study of financial management as an independent scientific discipline.
Conclusions We conclude about the need for an equable approach to the theoretical aspect of the category Finance both in the economic theory and practice.

Keywords: finance, function, concept, financial system, financial policy


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