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The Effect of Monetary Sovereignty on Government Spending, Budget Deficits, and Public Debt

The current COVID-19 crisis has led to debates about the problem of unsustainable government deficits and public debt.  Many countries have increased spending and borrowing to keep their economies afloat...

A Brief Description of Azerbaijani Nationalism from its Inception to Today

“The reality is quite plain: the ‘end of the era of nationalism,’ so long prophesied, is not remotely in sight. Indeed, nation-ness is the most universally legitimate value in the...

The Karabakh Peacekeepers’ Legitimacy Problem

On the basis of the trilateral declaration signed by Azerbaijan, Armenia, and Russia on November 10, 2020, Russian peacekeepers were deployed in Karabakh and the Lachin corridor. The declaration stipulated...

A Brief Description of Azerbaijani Nationalism from its Inception to Today

“The reality is quite plain: the ‘end of the era of nationalism,’ so long prophesied, is not remotely in sight. Indeed, nation-ness is the most universally legitimate value in the...

The Karabakh Peacekeepers’ Legitimacy Problem

On the basis of the trilateral declaration signed by Azerbaijan, Armenia, and Russia on November 10, 2020, Russian peacekeepers were deployed in Karabakh and the Lachin corridor. The declaration stipulated...

Internet Censorship: Access, Use, and Restriction in Azerbaijan

The internet now has as much strategic importance as other media in Azerbaijan. Internet usage has skyrocketed in recent years, with almost 80% of the total population being Internet users...

The Effect of Monetary Sovereignty on Government Spending, Budget Deficits, and Public Debt

The current COVID-19 crisis has led to debates about the problem of unsustainable government deficits and public debt.  Many countries have increased spending and borrowing to keep their economies afloat...

Can Energy Transition Drive Governance Reforms in Azerbaijan?

The transition from conventional fuel to renewable energy is already a serious necessity. Climate change and decarbonization targets leave no choice for any country, including countries with rich hydrocarbon resources....

HR Data Analytics Using Statistical Machine Learning

Part 2 – Who Will Leave?   In Part 1[i], we estimated the probability or the label of the promotion of a given worker in an entity. In this second...

The Azerbaijani Government’s Islamic Rhetoric During the Six-Week War in Karabakh

In September 2020 war broke out between Azerbaijan and Armenia over Nagorno-Karabakh. It lasted approximately six weeks and resulted in Azerbaijan regaining control over the vast majority of the territories...

Muslim Believers in Azerbaijani Prisons

Among the political prisoners of Azerbaijan, religious believers have for a long time been the majority. According to the latest list of the Working Group on Political Prisoners, 49 out...

A Response to Murad İsmayilov's Authoritarian Patriarchy, Racism, and the Crisis of Knowledge: Towards a “De-Radicalization” of the Global Religious Space

In an opinion concerning the recent radicalization of Muslims and the emergence of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS), Murad Ismayilov makes a number of unsubstantiated assumptions...

ECONOMY
Direction Of Change Forecasting Using...

In the financial econometric literature there is significant evidence that stock market returns are, to...

ECONOMY
The Attempts to Make the...

The Caspian region is landlocked although the water basin is called a sea. However, there...

SOCIETY
Book Review: The Patriarch of...

In the summer of 1887, Ahmet Ağaoğlu was in the mountains of Karabakh with his...

SOCIETY
Nietzsche and Myths About Karabakh....

“The truth is always implausible… To make the truth more plausible, it's absolutely necessary to...

SOCIETY
Funding Higher Education: Student Demand...

Although the closure of educational institutions due to the coronavirus pandemic has excluded many students...

TRANSLATION
Hilas və Filonus arasında üç...

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SOCIETY
Türkiyə və Rusiyanın Liviya savaşı

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SOCIETY
Domestic Violence: A Common Problem...

Domestic violence is the most widespread gender problem in Azerbaijan. In most households, domestic violence...

SOCIETY
Importance of Utopias

In Azerbaijan, many new and especially liberal ideas are ridiculed by the general public as...

SOCIETY
Two Shores: The Role of...

On the cover of a fifth grade history textbook is a map of the Republic...

SOCIETY
Unsurprising Election: What Does the...

Iran’s 13th presidential election ended without a surprise. As most observers predicted, the 60-year-old head...

SOCIETY
Gilles Deleuze: Relationship between Philosophy...

Cinema was undoubtedly one of most the serious events of the twentieth century. Acceleration of...

SOCIETY
Some methodological elements of the...

  The subject of the research Turkey’s foreign policy has recently become increasingly ambitious in...

SOCIETY
Political Revival in Russia

A revival in Russian political life is apparent. A period of euphoria after the annexation...

TRANSLATION
Hilas və Filonus arasında üç...

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