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2021 State Budget of Azerbaijan: Independent View

2021 State Budget of Azerbaijan: Independent View Restoring its territorial integrity, the Republic of Azerbaijan has entered a new era. The state authorities have to carry out restructure and infrastructure building tasks in the liberated territories to provide energy, utilities, transport infrastructure, and create conditions for life and business of citizens returning to their native […]

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FINANCIAL STATE OF MEDIA ORGANIZATIONS: A CASE OF GEORGIA

FINANCIAL STATE OF MEDIA ORGANIZATIONS: A CASE OF GEORGIA Media has a vital role in the process of democratization of the country. Transparency International Georgia assesses the 2016-2020 period media situation in Georgia. TV media is the major source of information in Georgia, second position is held by the Internet, other media (including newspapers) influences […]

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Call for Applications: CESD Fall Internship Program in Azerbaijan

Call for Applications: CESD Fall Internship Program in Azerbaijan The Center for Economic & Social Development (CESD) is pleased to announce the CESD Fall Internship Program. An Internship opportunity for the months of November 2020-January 2021. The offer is valid for local and international applicants. The internship opportunity will last up to 3 months period […]

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A preliminary assessment of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Azerbaijani economy

A preliminary assessment of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Azerbaijani economy Azerbaijan became the country among the post-soviet countries, that allocated the largest share of GDP, in order to eliminate the economic challenges caused due to the outbreak of COVID-19. Providing favorable economic conditions in the post-pandemic period is as crucial as supporting […]

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Amendments to state budget of Azerbaijan for 2020: Reasons and Expectations

Amendments to state budget of Azerbaijan for 2020: Reasons and Expectations Nowadays, global economic growth has been severely affected beyond anything passed in nearly a century. The outbreak of the coronavirus disease has brought its negative impact and destructive outcome on the economies alongside with the sharp fluctuations in global energy and stock markets. There […]