THEORETICAL PRINCIPLES OF LAND REFORM IN UKRAINE FROM THE STANDPOINT OF SOCIAL REPRODUCTION AND RUSSIAN MILITARY AGGRESSION
The article is devoted to substantiation and revision of theoretical principles of land reform in Ukraine. The need for this arose due to the fact that the Ukrainian model of the land market and certain land reform measures "conflict" with the fundamental theoretical provisions in the field of land relations as an important component of public relations. This conflict was further aggravated against the backdrop of unprecedented violation of the processes of public reproduction due to the full-scale invasion of Russia in Ukraine.
The purpose of the study is to systematize and deepen the theoretical foundations of land reform in Ukraine from the standpoint of social reproduction and Russian military aggression.
The study mainly uses general scientific methods: abstraction, analysis and synthesis, logical generalization and comparison. To represent the processes of reforming land relations from the standpoint of social reproduction, the method of functional analysis is used.
In the article, the theory of reforming land relations is presented in the historical aspect and in the context of stages of social reproduction (production, distribution, exchange and consumption). Land ownership relationships are considered within theories of land rent, property rights, and constitutional economics. The priority of national ownership of land is emphasized. The relations of land turnover are presented with an emphasis on the theories of free market, transaction costs and economic benefits. This made it possible to state that the Ukrainian model of the land market should be based on the national form of land ownership. Land use relationships are analyzed based on economic risk theories, real estate cycles, and an optimal contract. It is concluded that the optimal can be not only transactions on the purchase and sale of land, but also the transfer of rights to use it. Production land relations are considered in terms of theories of factors of production, labor value (including on the basis of the school of physical economy), etc. It is emphasized that land is a natural asset that has the properties of functional capital.
The scientific novelty of the study is that it presents the theoretical foundations of land reform in Ukraine in a functional aspect - in terms of stages of social reproduction - taking into account the influence of Russian military aggression on it.
The presented theoretical concept of land reform in Ukraine can help solve most of its acute problems, in particular, the sale of land to legal entities with foreign capital.
2. Marx, K. “Capital. Criticism of political economy”. Vol. 1. Ch. 1. Capital production process. Kyiv, Politvydav, 1965.
3. Moroz, V. Financial regulation of land relations in Ukraine. Dis ... Candidate of Sciences. Ternopil, 2021.
4. Rudenko, V.P. Geography of natural resource potential of Ukraine. Lviv: Mir, 1993.
5. Lomakovich, V., Unkovska, T., Ilchenko, V., and T.Bohdan. “Land market: existing threats to Ukraine and the necessary fuses: analytical.” Growford: website, www.growford.org.ua/research/analitychna-dopovid-rynok-zemli-isnuyuchi-zagrozy-dlya-ukrayiny-ta-neobhidni-zapobizhnyky/. Accessed 12 January 2023.
6. Kovalchuk, V.M. World economy: its history and researchers: textbook. Kyiv, TsUL, 2018.
7. Bodnar, O.V. “Renta in the system of cost concepts.” Scientific Bulletin of Kherson State University. Series: Economic Sciences, no. 23, 2017, pp. 65-69.
8. Smith, A. Welfare of Nations: Research on the Nature and Causes of Welfare of Nations, ed.: E. Litwin; Fr.: O. Vasiliev, et al. Kyiv, Port-Royal, 2001.
9. “David Ricardo.” Wikipedia, https://uk.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%94%D0%B5%D0%B2%D1%96%D0%B4_%D0%A0%D1%96%D0%BA%D0%B0%D1%80%D0%B4%D0%BE. Accessed 18 March 2023.
10. Savchin, O.Ya. “Land rent as an economic category: retrospective and contemporary views.” Scientific Bulletin of NLTU of Ukraine, no. 20.4, 2010, pp. 257-261.
11. “On Approval of the Methodology of Normative Monetary Valuation of Land Plots: Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine dated 03.11.2021, no. 1147 (revision dated 06.07.2022).” The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, zakon.rada.gov.ua/laws/show/1147-2021-%D0%BF#Text. Accessed 16 January 2023.
12. Marx, K. “Capital. Criticism of political economy.” Vol. III. Ch. III: Capitalist production process taken as a whole. 2nd edition. Kyiv, Politvydav Ukrainy, 1965.
13. “Leon Valras's contribution to economics.” ua-referat, ua-referat.com/%D0%92%D0%BD%D0%B5%D1%81%D0%BE%D0%BA_%D0%9B%D0%B5%D0%BE%D0%BD%D0%B0_%D0%92%D0%B0%D0%BB%D1%8C%D1%80%D0%B0%D1%81%D0%B0_%D0%B2_%D0%B5%D0%BA%D0%BE%D0%BD%D0%BE%D0%BC%D1%96%D1%87%D0%BD%D1%83_%D0%BD%D0%B0%D1%83%D0%BA%D1%83. Accessed 22 March 2023.
14. Govorukha, M.I. “Basic principles of physical economy.” Reed and Vera: webportal, www.ridivira.com/uk/spetsproekty/buttia-ukraintsiv/osnovni-pryntsypy-fizychnoi-ekonomii. Accessed 27 January 2023.
15. “Silvio Gesel.” Wikipedia, uk.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A1%D0%B8%D0%BB%D1%8C%D0%B2%D1%96%D0%BE_%D0%93%D0%B5%D0%B7%D0%B5%D0%BB%D1%8C. Accessed 29 January 2023.
16. Gaetz, V.M. Society, state, economy: phenomenology of interaction and development. Kyiv, Institute of Economics and Forecasting of NASU, 2009.
17. Zlupko, S.M. Ukrainian economic thought: Textbook. Kyiv, Znannia, 1998.
18. Kovalenko, V.O. “Ways to solve the peasant issue in the economic thought of the Russian Empire of the late XIX - early XX century.” Ukrainian peasant, no. 8, 2004, pp. 168-171. Vernadsky National Library of Ukraine, nbuv.gov.ua/UJRN/Ukrsel_2004_8_53. Accessed 8 January 2023
19. Melnyk, L.Yu., Vasiliev, S.V., Rechka, K.M. “Theoretical and practical principles of the land market.” Agrosvit, no. 8, 2017, pp. 3-11.
20. Malyi, I.Y. “On romanticizing private land ownership ... .” Economic theory, no. 3. 2008, pp. 11-20.
21. Borodina, O.M. “Egalitarian and market land reforms in the context of public welfare and basic human rights.” Economics and forecasting, no. 1. 2021, pp. 49-70. doi.org/10.15407/eip2021.01.049.
22. De Soto, E. Mystery of Capital. Why does capitalism win in the West and nowhere else? Kyiv, Nash format, 2017.
23. Fedorov, M. “Transformation of land relations to market conditions.” Economy of the agro-industrial complex, no. 3, 2009, pp. 4-17.
24. Pavlyshenko, M. “Privatization of land and its socio-economic consequences.” Economy of Ukraine, no. 12, 2008, pp. 29-39.
25. Zakharchenko, V.I. “Ukrainian model of the land market - inclusive or "hybrid" of the latifundist model?” Economics, finance, management: topical issues of science and practice, no. 4(58), 2021, pp. 149-165. DOI: 10.37128/2411-4413-2021-4-10.
26. “On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine on the Conditions of Agricultural Land Turnover: Law of Ukraine dated 31.03.2020, no. 552-IX. ” The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, zakon.rada.gov.ua/laws/show/552-20#Text. Accessed 12 February 2023.
27. Andreichikova, A.M. “Evolution of views on the problem of risk in economic science.” National Mining University Economic Bulletin, no. 1, 2014, pp. 38-49.
28. George, H. Progress and Poverty. New York, Robert Schalkenbach Foundation, 1975.
29. Levandovsky, O.T. “Property relations in agriculture.” Actual problems of development of the region's economy, no. 10(2), 2014, pp. 225-231.
30. Yakobchuk, V.P., Bohoiavlenska, Yu.V., and S.V. Tishchenko. History of Economics and Economic Thought: tutorial. Kyiv, TsUL, 2015.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
- Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial NoDerivs 4.0 Unported License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
- Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
- Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access)