Azerbaijan Economy in the First Half of 2016; Brief Overview

Azerbaijan Economy in the First Half of 2016; Brief Overview CESD- Center for Economic and Social Development concluded its macro-economic survey results for the first half in 2016. Both independent and official reports show that GDP continued declining in the reporting period. According to the State Statistic Committee of Azerbaijan, GDP decreased 3.4 % in the first half in 2016 since CESD calculations found out 4.1 % decline in the economy. According... Read More

CESD Research Paper: The response of Turkey and Russia after Jet Crisis and the implications for the South Caucasus

CESD Research Paper: The response of Turkey and Russia after Jet Crisis and the implications for the South Caucasus In 2016 and years thereafter, the economies of Turkey and Russia will experience considerable change due to sanctions imposed by the Russian government as a response to the downing of a Russian war plane in November 2015.The dissolution of Russian-Turkish ties has also affected neighboring regions, especially the South Caucasus.... Read More