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Ivan Kitov
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Consebsence
The absence of consensus is a trademark of the day. There is no conceptual and even working understanding between parties of almost all conflicts ( from trade to hot war) except those within the parties themselves. It gives a new prospective to the probabil...
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Consebsence
The absence of consensus is a trademark of the day. There is no conceptual and even working understanding between parties of almost all conflicts ( from trade to hot war) except those within the parties themselves. It gives a new prospective to the probabil...
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Brexit and the EU future: Prisoner's dilemma
Brexit was an unexpected outcome. In any case, the UK will soon regain overall control on its future and recover healthy economic and financial links with the whole world. Palmerston said in 1848 - I say that it is a narrow policy to suppose that this count...
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Strong leadership or democracy?
The figure below is self-explanatory.
This is the cumulative real GDP growth in the former socialist countries (FSC) after
1990 (i.e. the past 25 years) as presented in the Total Economy Database.  The most successful (>60%) countries are
Armenia, Azerbaija...
The figure below is self-explanatory. This is the cumulative real GDP growth in the former socialist countries (FSC) after 1990 (i.e. the past 25 years) as presented in the Total Economy Database. The most successful (>60%) ...
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European Union does not grant harmonized solution of demographic problems: part 2
Many European countries are missing in the first part of this post . All they deserve to be presented but we illustrate the
diversity of and similarities in population trajectories rather than create a comprehensive view on
the development in EU demography....
Many European countries are missing in the first part of this post. All they deserve to be presented but we illustrate the diversity of and similarities in population trajectories rather than create a comprehensive view on th...
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Some tricks with real GDP
We have discussed the incompatibility of real GDP data caused by the change in definition of the GDP deflator, dGDP, many times (in the USA - in 1977) [here, here, and here]. Time just strengthen our assumption that the growth of real GDP per capita (rGDPpc...
We have discussed the incompatibility of real GDP data caused by the change in definition of the GDP deflator, dGDP, many times (in the USA - in 1977) [here, here, and here]. Time just strengthen our assumption that the growt...
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A few questions to WADA on therapeutic exclusion
As a scientist I am involved in monitoring of nuclear tests worldwide including  finding of the most recent events and its aftershocks. We have a very specific rule to exclude from analysis all events which with extremely  high probability do not have featu...
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Demoneycracy to destroy
Actual clash in the US presidential elections is not between Clinton and Trump. The latter is not a political actor but harvests the opposition to the current step of (so called) democracy - "demo-ney-cracy". Most arguments against Trump, like the arguments...
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The worthless efforts of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and investment opportunities
Four years ago, we wrote in this blog about the strict proportionality between the CPI
inflation and the actual interest rate defined by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System,
R . Briefly, the cumulative
interest rate is just the cumulative C...
Four years ago, we wrote in this blog about the strict proportionality between the CPI inflation and the actual interest rate defined by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, R. Briefly, the cumulative interes...
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Reasons for distrust of mainstream political parties
The Gardian wrote :
“What is on the march across Europe may not be the far right, but distrust,
disillusion, even full-scale rejection of the political establishment” What are the reasons behind
such attitudes to the political establishment?  Is it related ...
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European Union does not grant harmonized solution of demographic problems
Everybody knows that European Union is not
homogeneous. The idea behind unification was to overcome all kinds of disparity
by joint efforts. The inherent demographics processes in European countries do
not obey the unification plan, however.  The OECD datab...
Everybody knows that European Union is not homogeneous. The idea behind unification was to overcome all kinds of disparity by joint efforts. The inherent demographics processes in European countries do not obey the unificatio...
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WTI price between $20 and $30 after 2020
In
this blog, we made a mid-term prediction on the evolution of crude oil price in September
2012 : “The level of oil price in 2016 is expected between
$30 and $60 per barrel. “ This
is a revision to our oil price prediction as based on the difference betwe...
In this blog, we made a mid-term prediction on the evolution of crude oil price in September 2012: “The level of oil price in 2016 is expected between $30 and $60 per barrel. “ This is a revision to our oil price prediction...
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Introduction
I am a Doctor of Physics and Mathematics, Lead Researcher  at the Institute for the Geospheres' Dynamics, Russian Academy of Sciences
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  • MIPT, Russia
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research in geophysics and economcis
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  • PTS CTBTO
    Fusion and Review Officer, 2001 - 2013
    Monitoring nuclear tests worldwide
  • Institute of geosphere Dynamics, Russian Academy of Sciences
    Lead researcher, 1983 - 2001
    Research in geophysics
  • PTS CTBTO
    Seismic-acoustic officer, 2015 - present
    Monitoring nuclear tests worldwide
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Vienna, Austria
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Moscow, Russia - Vienna, Austria
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