Crowdfunding: Opportunities for Azerbaijan and Israeli experience
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Crowdfunding: Opportunities for Azerbaijan and Israeli experience

Over the past few years a new way of funding ideas and projects, called “crowdfunding”, has emerged. Crowdfunding uses a group of people, “the crowd”, to pool resources together in support of a specific project. There are two main crowdfunding models. One model is based on equity stakes whereby people contribute to a business or...

The situation and development prospects of agriculture in the Sheki-Zaqatala Economic Region
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The situation and development prospects of agriculture in the Sheki-Zaqatala Economic Region

The Azerbaijan Republic consists of 10 economic regions of combined districts. Sheki-Zagatala, one of the richest economic regions of the Azerbaijan Republic, is located in the north-west on the southern slope of the Greater Caucasus mountains alongside the regions of Balakan, Zagatala, Gakh, Shaki, Oguz and Gabala. The geographical position, the climate, and the topography...

Creating Technology Business Incubators: Successful Business Model of Israel
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Creating Technology Business Incubators: Successful Business Model of Israel

The rapid advancement of Israeli technology is well known around the world. Some companies, especially the large scale, have realized that continuous development is hard to sustain. They realized that simply enlarging manufacturing scale by importing production lines from developed countries is no longer enough for developing their businesses. Today they seek new hi-tech partners...

The issues that most hinder the entrepreneurs in Azerbaijan regions
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The issues that most hinder the entrepreneurs in Azerbaijan regions

The issues that most hinder the entrepreneurs in Azerbaijan regions have been announced. Research has unveiled the issues disturbing the entrepreneurs in the regions are the activity of non-official competitors, as well as bribes.The results of research that conducted by ‘Uluchay’ Social-Economic Innovation Center on September-November, 2013among 480 entrepreneurs working in various fields are reflected...