THE DIVERSIFICATION OF AZERBAIJAN ECONOMY; WAYS TO EUROPEAN INTEGRATION

THE DIVERSIFICATION OF AZERBAIJAN ECONOMY; WAYS TO EUROPEAN INTEGRATION “Russkii Vopros” published Vugar Bayramov’s research article The diversification need of Azerbaijan’s economy has long been debated since 2005, when the oil revenues fuelled economy’s development on one-engine shadowing non-oil sector. As many authors cite harmful effects of economic concentration, even more arguments are provided for negative consequents of concentration... Read More

Azerbaijan Economy in the First Four Months, 2014; Brief Overview

Azerbaijan Economy in the First Four Months, 2014; Brief Overview CESD- Center for Economic and Social Development concluded its macro-economic survey results for the first month of year on May 20, 2014. Both independent and official reports show that oil GDP continued declining in the reporting period. According to the State Statistic Committee of Azerbaijan, oil GDP decreased 3.2 % in the first four months of 2014 since CESD calculations found out... Read More

Azerbaijan Economy in the First Ten Months of 2012

Azerbaijan  Economy in the First Ten Months of 2012 Volume of industrial production was AZN 28.5 billion ($ 36,5 billion) in the first 10 months of 2012 as State Statistic Committee reported. Industrial production decreased by 3,9 % in reporting period compare with the same period of 2011. It was the main reason that Government of Azerbaijan (GoA) has adjusted its previous official forecast of 5.7 % GDP growth in 2012 to 2.5 % right Hence, it seems... Read More

Government of Azerbaijan adjusted GDP Growth Rate to 2,5 % for 2012

Government of Azerbaijan adjusted GDP Growth Rate to 2,5 % for 2012 Government of Azerbaijan (GoA) has adjusted its previous official forecast of 5.7 % GDP growth in 2012 to 2.5 % right away after CESD announced its survey results on Monday this week. The report came from Cabinet Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic on September, 26, 2012. In fact, GoA adjustment was based on CESD survey findings announced couple days ago. Hence, GoA failed to achieve... Read More

CESD Seminar on Local Development

CESD Seminar on Local Development Professor Leonidas  A. Papakonstantinidis,  from School of Management and Economics, Technological Educational Institute of Kalamata, GREECE had his presentation on Local Economic Development: Analysis, Practices and Globalization in the CESD office with participation of representatives from international organizations, embassies, government agencies, universities, think tank,  NGOs and private companies on September... Read More

Azerbaijan Economy in 2012; expectations and challenges

Azerbaijan Economy in 2012; expectations and challenges Official forecasts for Azerbaijani economy in 2012 seem quite optimistic. According to Ministry of Economic Development reports although downturn in world economy. The Government of Azerbaijan (GoA) targets 5,7 % GDP Growth in 2012 meanwhile The Central Bank’s monetary policy is announced keeping inflation to single digits. Meanwhile, International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected at 7,1 % Azerbaijan’s... Read More