CESD Press Paper: Transit Passage of the Eurasian Countries Which Do Not Border The High Sea

Transit Passage of the Eurasian Countries Which Do Not Border The High Sea When the rules of international law, practices and conventions are all studied, it becomes evident that there exist certain rules of international legislation which enable the countries not bordering the high seas to reach the open seas. However, differences in practice arise due to geographical conditions, balance of power and economic development. In order for the countries concerned to reach the open... Read More

Azeri Oil Export Sinks to Lowest Level Since 2010

Azeri Oil Export Sinks to Lowest Level Since 2010 Azerbaijan exported 20, 22 million tons oil by Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) in the first eight months of 2013 according to the CESD sources at the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR). Oil export declined by 2, 2 % in the indicated period compared with the same period of 2012. 20, 66 million tons Azeri oil was exported in the first eight months of 2012. BTC transported 29.67 million tons of the Azerbaijani in 2012 oil... Read More

Accession to the Customs Union: Shaping the strategy for Azerbaijan

Accession to the Customs Union: Shaping the strategy for Azerbaijan This paper analyses the implications of the potential accession of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Customs Union of Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Russia, combining qualitative and quantitative approaches. The qualitative approach employs stakeholder and sectorial analysis, while quantitative methodologies include Hedonic Estimation and Linear Regression Models. The stakeholder analysis discusses the implications... Read More

CESD Presented New Standards

CESD Presented New Standards CESD-Center for Economic and Social Development, presented new research and plagiarism standards. The CESD Research Standard is to line up all research activities of the center. All employees, consultants and contracted experts shall follow the requirements of the standard. CESD, as a leading independent research oriented think tank in Azerbaijan, welcomes also sharing and open exchange of the ideas thanks to their irreplaceable role in conducting... Read More

Krynica Economic Forum to Start in Poland

Krynica Economic Forum to Start in Poland CESD is the forum’s official partner Krynica Economic Forum to Start in Krynica, Poland on September 3rd-5th, 2013. As the forum mentions europe faces the necessity of building a new international order. The current economic crisis is not the first that spread throughout the continents and threatened stability of the global finances. Today, however, traditional measures and actions taken by the long-established international institutions... Read More