EaP Think Bridge Bulletin, March 2017

EaP Think Bridge Bulletin, March 2017 February can be described as a month of the active exchange between the Eastern Partnership countries and the European Union. It was precisely the negotiations with European leaders that turned to be the main point of the foreign policy agenda for almost all the countries in the region. However, each round of negotiations had its nuances and what is more, completely different results. Download the report in English Download... Read More

CESD Report: The unexpected revenge of manat in Azerbaijan: what is going on in currency markets?

CESD Report: The unexpected revenge of manat in Azerbaijan: what is going on in currency markets? The rapid appreciation of the national currency manat over recent days has created a shock effect across the local population. Everyone, including the participants of the currency markets are trying to understand the causes driving the existing developments in the value of currencies. The current situation has even left local economists puzzled, who are... Read More

World Top Think Tank Cites CESD Reports

World Top Think Tank Cites CESD Reports Carnegie Endowment for International Peace references to the CESD reports in its latest report called as “What Lies Ahead for Azerbaijan?”. The article analyzes last developments in Azerbaijan and focuses on both economic and political changes. Full article is available at: http://carnegieendowment.org/2013/10/07/what-lies-ahead-for-azerbaijan/gpd3  Read More

The National Interest Cites CESD Reports

The National Interest Cites CESD Reports The National Interest, a leading American international affairs magazine, cited CESD’s report, “Peak Oil: The End of the Oil Age in Azerbaijan,” in its January 18, 2012 article entitled “Tough Year Looms for Azerbaijan”: “The Center for Economic & Social Development, a think tank in Azerbaijan focused on the country’s sustainable economic development, stated in a November 2011 report that... Read More

BTC Oil Export Declined 7,0 % in January, 2012

BTC Oil Export Declined 7,0 % in January, 2012 Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) oil exported 2,7 million tonnes of oil in January, 2012. CESD reported that, oil export dropped of 200,000 tonnes last month compare with January 2011. In total, BTC oil export declined 7,0 % in January, 2012. 32,224,000 tonnes of oil exported through BTC pipeline in 2011. Overall, since the start of the pipeline operation the pipeline has exported 178,558,000 tonnes by the... Read More