International Political Economy &Islamic Factor of Central Asia
... Laruelle, Marlene and Peyrouse, Sebastien. Globalizing Central Asia: Geopolitics and the challenges of Economic Development. New York: Oxford University press.
Chapter 7: Regional market
The chapter explores the regional market of Central Asia. The political blockades and economic weaknesses are highlighted in the chapter. The chapter demonstrates the preservation of the CIS links. In this case, the economic ties for the Soviet republics collapsed, but Central Asia still maintained the contacts with Belarus and Ukraine. During the year 2010, Ukraine categorised itself as being the sixth-largest commercial partner, whereas, Belarus classified itself as being the eighth partner. The common framework (C...