Gugushvili, Alexi (2006): How Globalisation Shapes Public Policy? A Case of Azerbaijan.
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Is globalisation a conductive or destructive force for public policy development in the countries of transition? The problem is investigated through an example of oil-rich Azerbaijan. This paper first presents the current situation in the country, defines links between globalisation and public policy and describes empirical research and its main findings. The paper then explores the circumstances that have prompted such a development and concludes with the possible policy implications.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||How Globalisation Shapes Public Policy? A Case of Azerbaijan|
|Keywords:||Azerbaijan; Globalisation; Public Policy; Corruption|
|Subjects:||H - Public Economics > H0 - General
D - Microeconomics > D7 - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making > D73 - Bureaucracy ; Administrative Processes in Public Organizations ; Corruption
F - International Economics > F5 - International Relations, National Security, and International Political Economy > F50 - General
|Depositing User:||Alexi Gugushvili|
|Date Deposited:||29. Apr 2007|
|Last Modified:||25. Sep 2015 17:59|
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