CESD has been ranked the top think tank in Central Asia and Southern Caucasus

CESD has been ranked the top think tank in Central Asia and Southern Caucasus The University of Pennsylvania’s (UPenn) Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program has announced rankings of the leading public policy research organizations in the world in their annual Global “Go-To Think Tanks” report. The report was submitted at in Washington DC and New-York City, USA on January 26th, 2017. The report’s publication is the culmination of an eight-month... Read More

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences’ Global Report: CESD is among top 100 global think tanks

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences’ Global Report: CESD is among top 100 global think tanks Chinese Evaluation Center for Humanities and Social Sciences at Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) produced Global Think Tank Evaluation Report. Thee report for comprehensive evaluation of global think tank evaluates think tanks according to three main levels: Attractive Power, Management Power, and Impact Power. According to the global report, CESD,... Read More

CESD was ranked as the top think tank in Central Asia and Southern Caucasus

CESD was ranked as the top think tank in Central Asia and Southern Caucasus The University of Pennsylvania’s (UPenn) Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program announced rankings of the leading public policy research organizations in the world in their annual Global “Go-To Think Tanks” report on January 22, 2015. The report was submitted at United Nations’ head quarter in New-York City, USA today. The report’s publication is the culmination... Read More

CESD Freelance Researchers Group was Established

CESD Freelance Researchers Group was Established The first meeting of the CESD Freelance Researchers Group (CFRG) was taken place at the CESD Training Center on May 06, 2014. It is the first initiative in Azerbaijan to engage outside economists and social work specialists in the research process. The group is consisting of nine researchers including one Baku based European and one American scholars. The main purpose of setting up this group is to... Read More

CESD was ranked as one of top 10 think tanks at Eastern Europe

CESD was ranked as one of top 10 think tanks at Eastern Europe “Political Analysis”, is one of a leading European international affairs magazines, ranked CESD as one of top 10 think tanks at Eastern Europe.  According to “Political Analysis” included Carnegie Moscow Center, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) and Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO) from Russia, Polish Institute of International... Read More

PASOS Annual Conference to Start in Macedonia

PASOS Annual Conference to start in Macedonia Vugar Bayramov, CESD chairman  and PASOS Board Member, will serve as one of speakers at the conference The conference will be organized in association with the annual international think-tanks’ conference of PASOS – Policy Association for an Open Society on November 09, 2012 in Skopje, Macedonia. Leading think-tanks will co-operate to explain and influence national and international policies,... Read More

CESD was nominated on 12 categories as one of the best think tanks in the world

CESD was nominated on 12 categories as one of the best think tanks in the world CESD was nominated as one of the best think tanks on 12 categories for the best think tank in the world by the University of Pennsylvania (USA) Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program. According to University of Pennsylvania, over 1000 individuals participated in the nominations process from 105 countries which resulted in 743 institutions qualifying for consideration... 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