On Innovation, Coffeehouses & Georgian Supras

By attracting professionals from different walks of life, coffeehouses offer a great space for (sober) intellectual exchanges...

Outsmarting Laziness: The Most Evil of All Giants

Creativity is the ability to produce new ideas and to find innovative solutions to problems...

Double Pay for Nothing?

The ruling Georgian Dream coalition’s recent plan to gradually ramp up education spending...

Education for the 21st Century: Broad, Deep or Flexible?

My lecture on the future of education in the 21st century was intended...

CA Balance & Capital Investments to Outweigh Pessimism/Lack of Credit?

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the first and second quarters of 2019...

A Song About Seven Foka Sisters

When Saint Nino, one of Georgia’s most venerated saints, traveled to Mtskheta back in the fourth century...

Georgia Marks Eighth Anniversary of Five-Day War with Russia

Georgia marks the eighth anniversary of the country’s brief...

Georgian President In Rio For Opening of Olympics

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili and First Lady Maka Chichua are paying...

S.Ossetians to Temporarily Close Checkpoints Marking War Anniversary

The Russian-backed rebel government of Georgia’s breakaway region...

Opposition Party Supporters Burn Ex-President Saakashvili in Effigy

One person was arrested Thursday after burning Georgia’s ex-President...

Georgian Society’s Perception of the West after Terrorism Menace

It’s better to look the truth in the face: after a series of hazardous terrorist acts...

What About All Those Undecided Voters?

The Georgia Analysis is a twice monthly analysis of political and other major...

Draculas and Defectors: It’s Political Silly Season!

This is a silly season – call it the cucumber time if you wish – in most countries...

“The PM Made a Mistake,” Georgia Ex-Def Minister on her Replacement and Future Plans

Georgia’s Ministry of Defense has a new head with Tinatin Khidasheli...

The Russian Principle: What is Mine is Mine, What is Yours Can Be Discussed

Otto von Bismarck once said: “Russia will sign any agreement...

Massive Explosion Wounds At Least 12 in Restive Dagestan Region

A massive explosion at a hospital in Russia’s restive North Caucasus republic...