The Road Map of an Anti-Crisis Strategy in Azerbaijan

The Road Map of an Anti-Crisis Strategy in Azerbaijan Written by Dr. Vugar Bayramov The current economic policy, including the monetary policy needs to be compatible with post-oil or crisis period. Presently there are two major priorities in economic policy of government and the Central Bank: to constrain inflation and prevent or delay potential variations in the exchange rate of national currency. These priorities are important, however they are... Read More

Oil boom and resource curse

Oil boom and resource curse European Stability Initiative (ESI) has recently produced “Oil boom and resource curse” research report where CESD reports extensively used. The report addressed certain economic issues particularly developments and problems in oil sector, mainly how oil money spent in Azerbaijan. The full report is available here.    Read More

Azerbaijan state budget revenues were $ 20,1 billion

Azerbaijan state budget revenues were $ 20,1 billion In 2011, revenues of the state budget increased by 37.7% and made up AZN 15.7 billion (($ 20, 1 billion) while the expenditures increased by 30.8% and totaled AZN15.4billion. The state budget was realized proficiently. The statement came from Economic Development Minister Shahin Mustafayev as the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers on socio-economic development results in 2011 and tasks defined... Read More