Category Archives: Guest Blogger

The Authoritarian Game: New Constitutions and Old Tricks in Armenia and Russia’s Near Abroad

By Andrew Novo On December 6, 2015 Armenians went to the polls to vote in a referendum on proposed constitutional changes. These changes which would transform Armenia’s presidential system to a parliamentary republic based on Cabinet rule. While innocuously painted … Continue reading

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Diffusion of Development: Where is Armenia?

by Ani Harutyunyan, Guest Blogger One of the key determinants of economic performance of a country is the level of its technological advancement. Technological innovations, however, are highly concentrated. More than 80 percent of the world’s research and development (R&D) … Continue reading

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UWC Dilijan: Western Education Brought Home

In August 2014, a new United World Colleges (UWC) campus opened its doors in Armenia’s northern city of Dilijan. by Eliza Tayan, Guest Blogger The UWC Dilijan will offer post-graduate education with a range of specializations. From the start, the … Continue reading

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