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Call for Proposals: CESD Initiatives Support Program

Call for Proposals: CESD Initiatives Support Program The Center for Economic and Social Development (CESD) is currently accepting proposals from individuals and socially-based organizations to participate in a funding contest under the Program “Initiatives for Empowering Local Communities in Azerbaijan”, supported by PH International. This program’s overall goal is to reduce the radicalization risk to […]

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Azerbaijani Economy 2018: Results and Perspectives

Azerbaijani Economy 2018: Results and Perspectives Following the recession and stagnation of the economy of Azerbaijan in 2015-2017, a growth of 1.4% was recorded in 2018. Economic growth has been mainly driven by the following factors. Favorable foreign economic environment for Azerbaijan from the context of oil prices: the initial forecast of the oil prices […]

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CESD ranked the top think tank in the Southern Caucasus and Central Asia

CESD ranked the top think tank in the Southern Caucasus and Central Asia CESD – Center for Economic and Social Development – is the number one think tank in the Southern Caucasus and Central Asia, according to the University of Pennsylvania’s Global Go To Think Tank Index Report 2018. The report was submitted in Washington, […]

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CESD’s independent inflation rate was announced

CESD’s independent inflation rate was announced CESD- Center for Economic and Social Development concluded its macro-economic survey results including price collection for 2018. According to the CESD price collection survey which covers the capital city and selected districts in rural Azerbaijan, annual inflation rate was 6.7 % in 2018. Meanwhile, according to the State Statistics […]

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The EU Portal cites the CESD report

The EU Portal cites the CESD report Commonspace.eu is one of initiatives in European Union referenced CESD’s researches Commonspace.eu portal cited CESD’s report, in its January 03, 2019 article entitled “Oil prices fall in Asian markets as a result of oversupply and volotile markets”. The article analyses impacts of low oil price on energy exporter […]