List/Grid Tag Archives: Transition

Jonathan Wheatley – Georgia from National Awakening to Rose Revolution: Delayed Transition in the Former Soviet Union

Jonathan Wheatley – Georgia from National Awakening to Rose Revolution: Delayed Transition in the Former Soviet Union

Jonathan Wheatley examines the tortuous process of regime change in Georgia from the first pro-independence protests of 1988 to the aftermath of the so-called Rose Revolution in 2004. It is… Read more »

Christoph H. Stefes – Governance, the State, and Systemic Corruption: Armenia and Georgia in Comparison

Christoph H. Stefes – Governance, the State, and Systemic Corruption: Armenia and Georgia in Comparison

Endemic corruption has been a destructive legacy of Soviet rule for most successor states of the Soviet Union. Yet as the two cases of this study demonstrate, corruption has manifested… Read more »

Edward G. Thomas – When Sugar Cane Grows in the Snow: Ethno-Nationalist Politics and the Collapse of the Georgian State

Edward G. Thomas – When Sugar Cane Grows in the Snow: Ethno-Nationalist Politics and the Collapse of the Georgian State

This paper examines Georgia’s transition from Soviet rule to independent statehood in 1991, focusing primarily on the relationship between the political ideology within the independence movement and the failure of the development… Read more »

The South Caucasus 2018: Facts, Trends, Future Scenarios

The South Caucasus 2018: Facts, Trends, Future Scenarios

Models of economic and social developments, scenarios for domestic politics, the role of EU engagement and the possible Europeanization of national policies as well as outlooks for cooperation in the… Read more »

Alexi Gugushvili – The (non) Reform of the Georgian Pension System, 1991-2011: A Brief History and Update

Alexi Gugushvili – The (non) Reform of the Georgian Pension System, 1991-2011: A Brief History and Update

This study reviews the factors that played a major role in the development of the old-age pension system in Georgia, 1991-2009. The main lesson drawn by this study concerning the post… Read more »

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