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CESD Research Paper: Investing in Renewable Energy in Azerbaijan: A Valuation of Three Alternative Investment Scenarios

Investing in Renewable Energy in Azerbaijan: A Valuation of Three Alternative Investment Scenarios The government of Azerbaijan has expressed ambitious plans to ramp up the share of electricity gen-erated from renewable and alternative energy. Currently, most electricity in Azerbaijan is produced from fossil fuels, including natural gas. Beyond being the source of almost all electricity […]

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Call for Applications: CESD Summer Internship Program in Azerbaijan

Call for Applications: CESD Summer Internship Program in Azerbaijan The Center for Economic & Social Development (CESD) is pleased to announce the opening of the CESD Summer Internship Program. An Internship opportunity for the period June 17th- September 15th, 2019. The offer is valid for local and international applicants. The internship opportunity will last up […]

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Comparative Study of the Automotive Industry in Azerbaijan

Comparative Study of the Automotive Industry in Azerbaijan This article analysis Azerbaijan’s automotive market pre and post oil price shock, specifically focusing on two factors is undermining the market, as well as preventions for future development. Firstly, a sole dependency on oil, as major part of Azerbaijan’s economy, which is a common characteristic for high […]

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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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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 […]