Economic and Political Trends in Central Asia
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Economic and Political Trends in Central Asia

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Published by Kegan Paul International Ltd. .
Written in English


  • Economic Conditions,
  • Contemporary Politics - Asia,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11240269M
ISBN 100710303521
ISBN 109780710303523

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  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: Central Asia consists of five culturally and ethnically diverse countries that have fol-lowed different paths to political and economic transformation in the past 25 years since achieving independence from the Soviet Union. Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan have in relative terms made strides in market reforms, while Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan have. Through an interdisciplinary approach, the book explores key aspects of institution building as well as economic and political governance in Central Asia. Contributors from a variety of disciplines, such as economics, political economy, political science, sociology, law, and ethnology, investigate the challenges of institutional transition in a.   A powerful American presence in Central Asia will, however, necessarily compromise the SCO and reconstitute the region’s political future. The U.S. holds two primary interests: first, it has long eyed the area’s rich oil and gas reserves, and American companies are eager to develop this wealth; and second, it desires tactical ground to.

not represent the Central Asia Political and Economic Trends in Kazakhstan Dossym Satpayev Transcribed from Dossym Satpayev’s presentation at the George Washington University on Novem For several years, the Kazakhstani state has been actively expanding its par-. This essay will lay out three frameworks for understanding the comparative, historical, and political framework for understanding Central Asia, including the competition over the region by various great powers in the 19th century (the Great Game), the period of the Soviet rule, and the current trends of the region. The book also analyzes the impact of different external forces on central Asian countries, with particular emphasis on the Russia-led Eurasian Economic Union and the impact of trade and investment ties with China. A particular focus of the book is the challenges and opportunities of regional cooperation in central Asia.   This work contains a selection of annotated documents, including party platforms and declarations of the major political groupings in the Islamic republics of the former Soviet Union. The book covers primarily the period from to , which can be characterized as the first stage in the formation of a pluralistic society in these emerging states.

PDF e-book files for this publication are available as detailed below. Economic and Political Trends in Southeast Asia [Whole Publication, ISBN: ] USD USD. Political economy of Central Asia: Initial reflections on the need for a new approach Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Eurasian Studies 2(1) January with Reads. The economic, political, and geopolitical future of Central Asia has been the subject of much speculation since the region emerged from under the Soviet banner. This book offers systematic, informed analysis of the most important issues and choices facing the region. Economic and political trends in Southeast Asia. [Singapore] Institute of Southeast Asian Studies [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. OCLC Number: Description: 65 leaves 28 cm. Series Title: Current issues seminar series.