Inside Turkmenistan’s Economic Crisis – Part 1

Inside Turkmenistan’s Economic Crisis By Ronald Watson ** PART ONE: RUNNING OUT OF CASH Let […]


Inside Turkmenistan’s Economic Crisis – Introduction

Inside Turkmenistan’s Economic Crisis Editor’s introduction by John Heathershaw Turkmenistan is the least-well studied and […]


Central Asian Political Exiles database launched

The Central Asian Political Exiles database (CAPE) is now live. The database includes exiles and […]


With Uzbekistan’s dictator dead, Russia seeks to extend its influence

By David Lewis. This article originally appeared at The Conversation on September 9 and got 30,000 reads […]


Exeter-Newcastle Postgraduate Workshop on Central Asia 2017

Call for Papers Annual Navro’z / Nawruz Postgraduate Workshop on Central Asia Asian Studies Research […]


For Karimov, the personal was always political

Alexander Cooley & John Heathershaw The death of Islam Karimov, Uzbekistan’s president, marks the end […]


Tackling Corruption in Uzbekistan: New Report by EXCAS Member David Lewis

In February 2016, the Amsterdam-based telecoms company Vimpelcom paid almost US$800 million in fines to […]