Virtual items – Legal theory v. Contractual Obligations
by Salimjon Yusupov (Research Assistant, Commercial Law) Abstract Recent years have been marked with the rapid development of trade activities among the users of online entertainment services (online games). From the perspective of general legal theory, such activities lead to the presumption of property rights owned by the possessors of virtual…Read More
Trust and Deforestation: Global Evidence
by Anastasiya Zdraykovskaya Abstract This paper explores the link between social trust and deforestation, using data for more than 90 countries, over the period 1990 – 2015. Our results offer novel evidence that social trust at a national level is positively linked with per capita forest cover change. This study finds…Read More
Social Protection and Fertility Rate
by Dilrabo Tolipova Abstract The main purpose of this study is to observe the changes in a demographic situation of OECD countries from the economic perspective, by analyzing, in particular, the influence of social security payments, namely pension benefits, on fertility decisions. By studying empirically the grounds for demographic structure’s…Read More
Deployment of Machine Learning into a Telegram Bot
by Guzalyor Ikromova Abstract Humiliating actions over the Internet refers to bullying that occurs through social media, instant messaging, and e-mail messages sent via personal devices. The growing number of cyber-bullied people and the negative consequences of online harassment reveal the need for systematic assessments to detect negative impacts on human…Read More
The Role of Entrepreneurship in Empowering Women in Uzbekistan
by Rano Nurmanova and Zarina Tokhtaeva Abstract This study investigates the role of female entrepreneurship in empowering women in Uzbekistan. The methods involve both qualitative and quantitative instruments. In the light of the recent changes in government intentions to encourage entrepreneurship, and especially entrepreneurship as well as taking measure towards empowering…Read More
Dear colleagues, students and friends, I am glad to announce the first edition of the Research Digest. Westminster International University in Tashkent...
by Shakhlo Rashidova Abstract This study investigates the interconnection between national intelligence and climate change policies. The national intelligence is...
Does Capital Structure of Firms Influence their Innovation Strategies? Evidences from the European Agri-Food Sector
by Rustam Abduraupov Abstract The paper investigates the relationship between companies’ innovation strategies and their financing strategies. Innovation strategies are distinguished...
by Sabohat Sobirova Abstract The link between migration and poverty has been thoroughly studied by many researchers. Migration is viewed...