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Azerbaijan

Crisis in Azerbaijani-Iranian Relations

Azerbaijani-Iranian state relations have entered another crisis phase. On 12 September 2021, Azerbaijani police began inspection of Iranian heavy trucks...

15 October, 2021 / Shahin Jafarli

Real Unemployment Measurement in Azerbaijan

According to Michalski & Stoltz the traditional approach maintains that governments strategically lie to the public about economic information. The...

27 September, 2021 / Hikmat Abdulazizov

Unsurprising Election: What Does the...

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

9 July, 2021 / Kanan Rovshanoglu

Drug Services in Azerbaijan During...

Studies conducted in the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic have shown that drug services continue to experience shortages in...

21 June, 2021 / Aysel Sultan

Can the Transition to Compulsory...

The phased introduction of compulsory medical insurance in Azerbaijan, which began in early 2020, has finally ended: since April 1,...

18 June, 2021 / Azer Mehtiyev

Azerbaijan and International Corruption Scandals

In Transparency International’s annual Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) for 2020, Azerbaijan received a score of 30, ranking 129th out of...

3 June, 2021 / Toghrul Veliyev

Azerbaijan’s Integration in the BRI...

The World Trade Organization (WTO) was created in continuation of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) to achieve...

24 May, 2021 / Firuza Nahmadova

The Second City Effect in...

In his book, The Rise and Fall of Nations, Ruchir Sharma, head of emerging markets at Morgan Stanley, a US...

8 April, 2021 / Rovshan Aghayev

Maritime Trade and Environmental Cooperation...

Since the 10 November 2020 ceasefire agreement, Turkey has been showing a growing interest in securing its position in the...

6 April, 2021 / Firuza Nahmadova

Changing the Economy Without Changing...

On February 2, the national priorities for the socio-economic development of Azerbaijan over the next 10 years were set by...

26 February, 2021 / Rovshan Aghayev

A Brief History of Salafism...

  By Altay Goyushov and Kanan Rovshanoglu Introduction According to the “Oxford Islamic Studies Online”, Salafism was a reformist, modernist,...

8 August, 2018 /

Intellectual tradition, rationality, and freedom

"The mystical is not how the argument is, but that it is. (L. Wittgenstein: The mystical is not how the...

1 May, 2018 / Tinay Mushdiyeva

Azerbaijani Shi’is and the Arbaeen...

Pilgrimage to the Kaaba, which is located in the Saudi Arabian city of Mecca, is considered as one of the...

25 April, 2018 / Kanan Rovshanoglu

Muharram commemorations in the southern...

Local Shi'ism existed in the southern regions of the Azerbaijani republic, and particularly as concerns the subject of this article,...

24 April, 2018 / Araz Baghirov