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Theodore P. Gerber and Karine Torosyan – Remittances in Georgia:  Correlates, Economic Impact, and Social Capital Formation

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Authors examine migrant-level, household-level, and contextual variables associated with the probability that a Georgian household receives remittances. The impact of remittances is especially pronounced in urban settings, less so in rural areas 바코드 128. Article also finds evidence for an aspect of remittances that has not been previously identified: they foster the formation of social capital because they increase the amount of money that households give as gifts to other households 다운로드.

Gerber, T. P., & Torosyan, K. (2010). Remittances in Georgia: Correlates, Economic Impact and Social Capital Transformation. Tbilisi State University, ISET Working Paper, No 다운로드. 002-10.



John A. Gould and Carl Sickner – Making Market Democracies? The Contingent Loyalties of Post-Privatization Elites in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Serbia

Neoliberal market reformers stress the ‘market building instincts’ of private owners to justify rapid forms of property transformation under illiberal political conditions 다운로드. Authors employ a ‘path contingency’ approach to show that under illiberal, competitive authoritarian conditions, privatization recipients and other private economic agents are unlikely to demand the basic institutions of market democracy. This paper examines these propositions during illiberal regime crises in Serbia, Georgia and Azerbaijan 다운로드.

Gould, J. A., & Sickner, C. (2008). Making market democracies? The contingent loyalties of post-privatization elites in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Serbia 다운로드. Review of International Political Economy, 15(5), 740-769.

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Marco Giuli – Georgia and the Systemic Impact of the Financial Crisis


This paper analyses the potential effects that the systemic developments stemming from the global financial crisis and the August war are likely to have in Georgia, within a context of hegemonic stability theoretical fundamentals 스타워즈 4 다운로드. According to this perspective, both events have undermined the role of the US as the sole world hegemon. As a result, the Western strategic priorities toward the Caucasus are likely to shift, to the detriment of the special relationship between the Saakashvili administration and the US 다운로드.

Giuli, M. (2009). Georgia and the Systemic Impact of the Financial Crisis. Caucasian Review of International Affairs, 3(3), 261-277 다운로드.


Gerald Mars and Yochanan Altman – Managing in Soviet Georgia: an Extreme Example in Comparative Management

This paper details the case of Soviet Georgia’s hidden economy, mediated as it was through locally based personal support networks and illustrating our arguments with a case study of legal/illegal manufacturing enterprise 다운로드. Authors conclude with a note on present-day Central-Eastern European economies and a commentary on implications for management in liberal economies as they become more globally integrated 다운로드.

Mars, G., & Altman, Y. (2008). Managing in Soviet Georgia: an extreme example in comparative management. European Journal of International Management, 2(1), 56-70 다운로드.


Vladimer Papava – Poverty Reduction Through Private Sector Development in Georgia: Policy, Practice and Perspectives

This paper deals with the experience gained in the area of poverty reduction and private sector development in Georgia 안드로이드 스튜디오 32비트 다운로드. Very often steps were populist rather than practical. Poverty reduction may be achieved as a result of coordinated efforts of the government and the private sector: however, this kind of co-ordination requires the active involvement of trade unions and civil society 더지니어스 다운로드.

Papava, V. (2009). Poverty Reduction Through Private Sector Development in Georgia: Policy, Practice and Perspectives. Caucasian review of international affairs, 3(3) 캠스튜디오 다운로드.