CESD Reports


  • Comparative Study of the Automotive Industry in Azerbaijan 

    Huseynov, Orkhan (Center for Economic and Social Development, 2019-05-15)
    This article analysis Azerbaijan’s automotive market pre and post oil price shock, specifically focusing on two factors is undermining the market, as well as preventions for future development. Firstly, a sole dependency on oil, as major part of ...
  • Investing in Renewable Energy in Azerbaijan: A Valuation of Three Alternative Investment Scenarios 

    Kerckhoff, Tim (Center for Economic and Social Development, 2019-05-15)
    The central aim of this paper is to provide a valuation of the investment in renewable energy and illuminate the extent to which gas exports may mitigate the investment’s costs. Evidently, there exists an abundance of renewable energy investment ...
  • Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, Trump, Iran and Azerbaijan: how to be a good neighbour in a turbulent geopolitical context? 

    Bayramov, Vugar; Alili, Ahmad (Center for Economic and Social Development, 2019-05-15)
    Azerbaijan and Iran have a very specific and sometimes complicated relationship due to their shared history. Iran has more than 20 million Azerbaijanis and Azerbaijan’s population’s religious background is mainly Shiit-muslim. These factors can play ...
  • The Business Environment: economic reforms in the context of institutional shortcomings 

    Hasanov, Rashad; Breban, Dan; Jafarov, Jafar; Suleymanova, Leyla (Center for Economic and Social Development, 2019-04-30)
    The existence of a well-functioning business environment is a key factor in the diversification of the economy, the efficient use of available resources and ensuring sustainable growth. The business environment, in its turn, should be regarded as a ...

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