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  • Bekbassarov, Tilek (Nazarbayev University, Graduate School of Public Policy, 2017)
    This paper is focused on assessing the chances of the recently announced project of establishing Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC). At the same time Kazakhstan already has an unsuccessful attempt with the regional ...
  • Suleimenov, Daniyar (Nazarbayev University, Graduate School of Public Policy, 2017)
    In the modern day world, increasing number and power of vehicles on the road has caused road casualties number to increase rapidly. The World Health Organisation (WHO) provides that 1.24 million lives were lost worldwide ...
  • Serikbayeva, Assel (Nazarbayev University, Graduate School of Public Policy, 2017)
    The topic of achieving sustainable development and growth in natural resource abundant countries has received considerable attention from scholars and policy makers alike. Most commodity exporters have followed a variety ...
  • Baigonak, Aidos (Nazarbayev University, Graduate School of Public Policy, 2017)
    On May 2015, Kazakhstan made effective the “2015 Islamic Finance Amendments”. According to a Baker McKenzie 2015 Legal Report, this contains a “legal basis for provision of certain new Shari'a compliant services, in ...
  • Kozhanbayev, Damir (Nazarbayev University, Graduate School of Public Policy, 2017)
    Studies show that children greatly benefit from participating in after school activities: they succeed academically and socially, and are less likely to engage in wrongdoing. There is, however, little information on after ...
  • Zhukenov, Ilyas (Nazarbayev University, Graduate School of Public Policy, 2016)
    In order to answer whether Kazakhstan should or should not join a monetary union, this project gauges the practical ideal type of a monetary union that brings a fair, stable and prosperous exchange rate arrangement. In ...
  • Urazov, Alibek (Nazarbayev University, Graduate School of Public Policy, 2016)
    The primarily objective of this study is to make a comparative analysis of health system reforms and determine the most important aspects that deserve attention when reforming Kazakhstani heath system. For this purpose, ...
  • Tlegenova, Assel; Yeshmagambetova, Aziza (Nazarbayev University, Graduate School of Public Policy, 2016)
    The study is aimed at comprehensive overview of the current external debt management policy in Kazakhstan. As a new modern state with ambitious strategic vision of becoming one of the most developed countries by 2050, ...
  • Okanova, Ainara (Nazarbayev University, Graduate School of Public Policy, 2016)
    This research assesses the economic and social issues faced by middle-income divorced mothers heading single-parent families with minor children in Kazakhstan. The economic and social status of divorced-mother families in ...
  • Batyrkhanov, Ayan (Nazarbayev University, School of Science and Technology, 2017)
    Nowadays, many particle detectors use liquid scintillator (LS) as a detection medium. In particular, Water-based Liquid Scintillator (WbLS) that is a new material currently under development. It is based on the idea of ...
  • Yessenov, Murat (Nazarbayev University, School of Science and Technology, 2017)
    Due to large variation of particle density in EAS, a response linearity of each detector needs to be assessed. The number of photon in a photo multiplier tube (PMT) pulse allows inferring the deviation from linearity in ...
  • Yegovtsev, Nikolay (Nazarbayev University, School of Science and Technology, 2017)
    The following work is a numerical study of a recently discovered Bose-Einstein condensation of magnons at room temperature by purely classical means. The classical Hamiltonian of the system includes exchange and dipolar ...
  • Zhaksylykov, Azamat (Nazarbayev University, School of Science and Technology, 2017)
    At the final stages of the lives of massive stars supernova explosion occurs. Before that process nuclear shell burning happens and strong turbulent convection arises in between iron core and silicon shell. Turbulence by ...
  • Duspayev, Alisher (Nazarbayev University, School of Science and Technology, 2017)
    A nature of Ultra-high energy Cosmic Ray is one of the remaining open topics in the field of High Energy Physics. The modern detector systems are being designed and constructed to study this phenomenon. "Horizon-T" that ...
  • Kunedilova, Botagoz (Nazarbayev University, School of Humanities and Social Sciences., 2017-05)
    International financial institutions (IFIs), such as the World Bank, play a significant role in world development. The World Bank’s global agenda on ending poverty through the implementation of various development projects ...
  • Bizhanova, Madina (Nazarbayev University, School of Humanities and Social Sciences., 2017-05)
    This thesis analyzes the role and impact of labor-free resources such as foreign aid and natural resources revenues on the level of internet freedom in non-democracies. Specifically, with help of the Freedom on the net ...
  • Akhmetzharov, Slyamzhar (Nazarbayev University, School of Humanities and Social Sciences., 2017-05)
    This study investigates the paradoxical politics of jury trials in Kazakhstan. In doing so, it tries to find out the influence of jury institution on the pro-accusation bias within criminal justice system as well as ...
  • Rakhimzhanova, Galiya (Nazarbayev University, School of Humanities and Social Sciences., 2017-05)
    Modernization is a unique process that in one or another way can contribute to democratization. However, the transition to democracy is not guaranteed and includes various factors, such as the development of civil society, ...
  • Mukasheva, Zhamilya (Nazarbayev University, School of Humanities and Social Sciences., 2017-05)
    Existing literature cannot explain why some rentier states, that is, states dependent on revenues from exports of natural resources or foreign aid, experience significantly more civil conflicts while others remain peaceful. ...
  • Baimuratova, Ainur (Nazarbayev University, School of Humanities and Social Sciences., 2017-05)
    How does a type of education influence the development of particular norms and beliefs within a society? My thesis is aimed at finding the impact of Western-oriented education on sociopolitical values of young people in ...