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Political and Economic Trends in Central Asia

Shirin Akiner

Political and Economic Trends in Central Asia

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Published by I B Tauris & Co Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Kazakhstan,
  • Kirghizia (Kirghizstan),
  • Tadzhikistan (Tajikistan),
  • Turkmenistan,
  • Uzbekistan,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Contemporary Politics - Former Soviet Republics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages350
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9682860M
    ISBN 101850435162
    ISBN 109781850435167

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Political and Economic Trends in Central Asia by Shirin Akiner (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

The digit and digit formats both work. Keywords: Central Asia, post-communism, transition, economic policy analysis. This is a revised version of the paper titled “Central Asia at twenty-five” published previously in the Bruegel Policy Contribution series, No/ The opinions expressed in this paper are the sole responsibility ofFile Size: 1MB.

A separate chapter deals with the energy resources of the region and the challenges of bringing oil and gas to the world market, and the question of whether Central Asian states will return to the Russian sphere of influence or seek closer ties with Asia or Europe is examined.

The book concludes with prospects for future political and economic Cited by:   They say political and economic reforms are key to the long-term stability of Central Asia.

This story was first broadcast on the English news program, VOA News Now. For other Focus reports click. One can identify at least three groups of influences on economic relationships among the countries: Economic and technological Political and managerial External ECONOMIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL FACTOR Prior tothe national economic complex of what is known today as Central Asia was built into the integrated economic complex of the Soviet Union.

Transition Economies provides students with an up-to-date and highly comprehensive analysis of the economic transformation in former communist countries of Eastern and Central Europe and countries of the former Soviet Union.

With coverage extending from the end of central planning to the capitalist varieties of the present, this text provides a comparative analysis of economic. Overview: Energy and Economic Relations between China and Central Asia. The gradually increasing economic role of China in Central Asia since is not surprising considering the geographic proximity of the two regions and China's dynamic economy, coupled with an economic policy focused on the encouragement of trade.

Strict state control of religious practices, poor socio-economic forecasts, discrimination against minority populations, and curbing political opposition in the name of terrorism have long been significant factors driving radicalization and extremism in Central Asia.

The trends have coalesced to produce the large numbers of foreign fighters. This report explores the implications of China’s One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative on the politics and economics of Central Asia. The analysis calls into question the underlying assumption that large-scale investments in transport infrastructure, such as those at the heart of Xi Jinping’s signature initiative, can automatically promote economic development.

Central Asia: A Study of History, Society, Culture and its Affects on the Current Political and Economic Ideologies of Today’s Leaders _____ Scott Haase. Hawaii Pacific University. Master of Arts: Diplomacy and Military Studies. Spring 2 Abstract.

The purpose of this study is essentially to educate readers on a region that is File Size: KB. This book is the first general introduction to the economies of central Asia, specifically the recently independent countries of Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Turkmenistan.

Richard Pomfret provides a historical and structural analysis of this area of the former Soviet Union, with an emphasis on their economic situation Cited by: The author is wholly responsible for the views expressed in this book which do not necessarily reflect those of the publisher.

ISEAS Library Cataloguing-in-Publication Data Zhao, Hong. China’s One Belt One Road: An Overview of the Debate. (Trends in Southeast Asia, ; TRS 6/16) 1. China—Commercial policy. China—Economic File Size: 1MB. Almost all economic challenges faced by a developing and poor yet growing economy bring political and economic questions and facts to the fore.

Political economy is at the heart of India and its ongoing developmental trajectory. Political economy analysis of India, therefore, spans a fascinating set of debates and scholarly issues. West Asia is central to India’s foreign policy: V K Singh Delivering the Inaugural Address, Minister of State for Road, Transport and Highways, Government of India, General Vijay Kumar Singh, noted that West Asia will always be central to India’s foreign policy with the Gulf region being one of the largest markets, supplier of energy and source of remittances by a.

As economic trends shift across the Asia-Pacific region, CSIS programs closely monitor the political and security repercussions, especially as they pertain to U.S. foreign policy. CSIS experts provide professional analysis on regional and state-specific trends in international trade, governance, competitiveness, policy, and development.

Our programs leading the. Political economy of Central Asia cannot be analyzed by pure economic modeling and a priori prescriptions because politics and economics are woven together not only in an ordinary interdependent fashion seen in most developed states, but represented by a highly structured personalist political regime that pursues economic liberalization in two Cited by: Economic Overview.

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China is the second largest global. The Central Asian Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) is an ADB supported initiative created in to encourage economic cooperation among countries in Central Asia.

CAREC supports transport and transit corridors, trade facilitation, and communication and consultation among the ministries of member : Sebastian Paust. Politics of Central Asia (Political Science /) Syllabus for the course offered in Fall Case Western Reserve University Dept.

of Political Science Islam, gender relations, ethnicity, civic groups, economic legacies, resource wealth, and economic coping. By studying these topics across time, we can examine stereotypes that foreign. China's Political and Economic Trends in achieve apparent balance base become Beijing billion bring cadres and government campaign Central challenges changes China's Political Chinese economy Committee compared Conference consumption continue core create Daily deal decline Deng domestic domestic demand early East Asian economic growth.

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From this perspective, political, social, and economic trends in Central Asia—comprising Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan—merit attention. Th e prospects for long-term economic growth and stability in the region remain uncertain and will depend on Central Asia’s.

Central Asia is a region which stretches from the Caspian Sea in the west to China and Mongolia in the east, and from Afghanistan and Iran in the south to Russia in the north.

The region consists of the former Soviet republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. It is also colloquially referred to as "the stans" as the countries generally Countries: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan.

More Than Ever, the World Looks to Central Bankers for Deliverance by Eswar Prasad The economic and financial carnage wrought by the pandemic could leave deep scars on the world economy. For landlocked Central Asia, China is thus destined to play a major role in the 21st century in opening-up the region—as Russia played it in the 19th and 20th centuries—and represents the most credible economic alternative to freeing Central Asia from Russian tutelage.

The complexity of the situation emerging in the Asia-Pacific Region is manifested in a contradictory interweaving of political and economic regional trends, the motivation of which is mainly based on the rapid emergence of China as one of the leading players not only in the region, but also in the whole world.

Similar to many of the other cities and regions in Central Asia, the Soviets transformed the political and economic landscape and made Dushanbe a center for cotton and silk production. The Soviets also transformed the cultural and ethnic makeup of the city by relocating tens of thousands of people from Russia and other regions of Central Asia.

This book is the first general introduction to the economies of central Asia, specifically the recently independent countries of Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Turkmenistan. Richard Pomfret provides a historical and structural analysis of this area of the former Soviet Union, with an emphasis on their economic situation.

The economic role of Russia remains significant in Central Asia and the rest of Commonwealth of Independence States even after the collapse of the Soviet Union. Most Central Asian countries are dependent on remittances from their northern neighbors. 23 The current downturn in Russia and Kazakhstan has resulted in job- terminations for one to.

The wider Central Asia region (see definition in footnote 1 on page 1) includes and is surrounded by several important regional powers and has considerable geopolitical impor- unately,regional and global rivalries in the recent past tended to hold the region.

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Indeed, while Asia enters as the world’s fastest growing region, it is also experiencing new social tensions and economic the international community defines the post Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), there is a general agreement that to accomplish higher levels of development, Asian economies have to achieve a more inclusive and sustainable.

CENTRAL ASIA Democracy, Instability and Strategic Game in Kyrgyzstan P. STOBDAN Conclusion: Emerging Trends in Central Asia viii Central Asia: Their political cohesion and socio-economic wellbeing were well embedded within the socialist pattern of life.

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The study focuses on the five Central Asian economies: Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. The aim of the study is to examine the pattern of economic relations between these economies and major economic centers since Central Asia began its transition to a market economy in the early s, highlighting Cited by: 2.Southeast Asia: 10 Trends to Watch For in Understanding Sinophobia in Central Asia Tsai Ing-wen China now has to .At the moment, the political map of Central Asia resembles very much the time that gave rise to Timur: Mongols, the absolute rulers of the region during the 12thth c.

were in steep decline, having lost the cultural and economic battle to more deeply rooted civilizations.