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Oil GDP decreased by 3.4 % in Azerbaijan

Oil GDP decreased by 3.4 % in Azerbaijan Total GDP increased by 2.2 % thanks to non-oil growth Growth Domestic Production (GDP) reached 53.7 billion manat ($ 68.9 billion US) in the first eleven months of 2014 in Azerbaijan- State Statistics Committee reports. GDP increased by 2.2% compared to the same period of previous year. […]

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Visa- Free Europe Quarterly Report

ShareVisa- Free Europe Quarterly Report Visa-free Europe Coalition where CESD- Center for Economic and Social Development is part, distributed its quarterly report which covers the period between November and mid-December, 2014. Download Full Report Here Share

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Does decline of oil price cause Azerbaijani national currency depreciation?

ShareDoes decline of oil price cause Azerbaijani national currency depreciation? Azerbaijani national currency, manat, will keep a stable rate against US dollar in the short term, the chairman of the Center for Economic and Social Development (CESD), well-know economist Vugar Bayramov said. In the medium and long term, then, according to Bayramov, here is difficult […]

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25 Years of Transition: Post-Communist Europe and the IMF

Share25 Years of Transition: Post-Communist Europe and the IMF The past 25 years have seen a dramatic transformation in Europe’s former communist countries, resulting in their reintegration into the global economy, and, in most cases, major improvements in living standards. But the task of building full market economies has been difficult and protracted. Liberalization of […]

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The Boom and Bust of Baku Real Estate Market: Comparative Analysis

ShareThe Boom and Bust of Baku Real Estate Market: Comparative Analysis Buying a house is without a doubt one of the most important decisions that you will make in your life. Besides turning a house into a home, real estate is also an alluring investment. With the growing salaries in Azerbaijan in recent years, many […]