This book provides a comprehensive overview of the norms and practices of ethnic diversity management in the Russian Federation in the last twenty years. It examines the evolution of the legal framework, the institutional architecture and the policies intended to address the large number of challenges posed by Russia's immense ethno-cultural diversity. It analyses the legal, social and political changes affecting ethno-cultural relations and the treatment of ethnic minorities, and assesses how ethnic diversity both influences and is shaped by transformations in Russian politics and society. It concludes by appraising how successful or otherwise policies have been so far, and by outlining the challenges still faced by the Russian Federation.
The book is a comprehensive study of the current state of the municipal services in different regions of the country, including the procedure for granting ulug, especially law enforcement, sociological studies, proposals to improve legislation
Legal status of Eurasian commission was investigated. Role of Eurasian commission in integration process was review within EurAsEC
The article focuses on the impact of financial crisis in Indonesia on the budget for public infrastructure, services, and transfers. The behavior response of the population to the crisis could mean future welfare costs of an economy. With this regard, multiple equilibria in the income or wealth dynamics at the household level has been suggested in such away that hysteresis can stem from a transient income. A counterfactual assessment of the local welfare impacts of the crisis, both in short and long-term is provided.
Under the Russia legislation, foreign investment implies all types of property and intellectual assets invested in objects of entrepreneurial and other activities by foreign businessmen for purposes of profit. Greenfield and renovated capital funds and circulating assets in all economic areas, securities, property rights and etc. are regarded as investment objects. This part of the article covers issues of commercial and lending institutions with foreign investment, procedure of their registration, and lists relevant documents. The article also analyses the importance of the adequate legal regulation under Federal law no. 160-FZ of 9 July, 1999 on foreign investment in the Russian Federation and other federal laws, legal enactments and international agreements of the Russian Federation.
The article examines the stages of the negotiation process on the determination of the Caspian sea legal status, positions of the Russian Federation and the interests of the external actors (USA, EU, China) in the process. At present the Russian Federation, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan have reached the consensus on the delimitation of the north part of the Caspian sea while its southern part is still not delimited. The active interaction of the Caspian states with the external actors (USA, EU, China) encourages the Caspian states to strengthen their rights in the Caspian sea which in turn activates the negotiation process on the definition of the Caspian sea legal status.