azerbaijan_economy

The Azerbaijani economy in the first quarter of 2019: Brief Overview

The Azerbaijani economy in the first quarter of 2019: Brief Overview CESD – the Center for Economic and Social Development – concluded its macro-economic survey results for the first quarter of 2019. According to the State Statistic Committee of Azerbaijan, Gross Domestic Product (GDP) increased by 3.0 % in January-March 2019 compared with the same […]

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ISET

Call for Applications: Master’s Degree Program in Economics

Call for Applications: Master’s Degree Program in Economics ISET – The International School of Economics at TSU is opening the application process for its prestigious MA in Economics. ISET’s curriculum mirrors the best programs in the U.S. and Western Europe, and is taught in English by international professors. Applications for admission in 2019 are being […]

azerbaijan_economy

The Business environment: economic reforms in the context of institutional shortcomings

The Business environment: economic reforms in the context of institutional shortcomings A few days ago a fire broke out in one of the shopping malls located in Baku, Azerbaijan. According to local media which referenced official sources, the number of entrepreneurs who suffered financial damage due to the fire was 420. According to some reports, […]

valyuta_deyishme_menteqeleri

CESD Research Brief: Should we expect a change in the rate of Azerbaijani manat in context of high demand for US dollar?

CESD Research Brief: Should we expect a change in the rate of Azerbaijani manat in context of high demand for US dollar? In January-February of 2019, activity in foreign exchange markets has further escalated. According to the information provided by the State Oil Fund of Azerbaijan (SOFAZ), during the corresponding period 951 million US dollars […]

Countering Violent Extremist

CESD Report on PVC Trainings

CESD Report on PVC Trainings The Center for Economic and Social Development completed the implementation of a series of workshops under the “Initiatives for Empowering Local Communities in Azerbaijan” project, supported by PH International. A series of 12 workshops have been developed by 5 trainers who participated in a specialized training on the topic in […]