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 period of previous year: The CESD’s figure for the same period was 2.4 %. Download Full Report Here  Read More

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 accepted online (www.iset.ge). The deadline for applications is 6 May 2019. Admission exams will be held simultaneously... Read More

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, the financial loss caused to the entrepreneurs as a result of the fire was about 200 million manats. Although it’s a heterodox approach,... Read More