ERF Conference: Labour Market Institutions, Policies, and Performance: Flexibility and Security in Turkey
Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF) organized the launch of ERF Research Report titled “Labour Market Institutions, Policies, and Performance: Flexibility and Security in Turkey” on May 23, 2014, Friday at TÜSİAD Headquarters, Tepebaşı-Istanbul.
ERF Research Report
ERF Research Report No. 1401 by Anil Duman titled “Labour Market Institutions, Policies, and Performance: Flexibility and Security in Turkey” is published on our website.
ERF Conference: Tax Design in Middle Income Countries
Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF), Central European University (CEU), and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) organized the launch of ERF Research Report titled “Tax Design in Turkey and Other Middle Income Countries: Lessons from the Mirrlees Review” on March 7, 2014, Friday between 09:00 – 13:00 at Central European University, Budapest-Hungary.
The ERF Research Report identifies the main issues in designing and analyzing tax policy in Turkey and other middle income countries in the 21st century. Drawing on the findings of the Report, other IFS research, and the views of leading experts on tax and social security of Eastern European Countries, this event set out some of the main issues in designing and analyzing tax policy in middle income countries.
Call for Papers: Savings and the Current Account Deficit in Turkey
The Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF) initiates a new program to support research on the Turkish economy. To begin, it seeks novel academic research on the theme of savings and the current account deficit in Turkey. Accepted manuscripts will eventually be published as an edited volume by the ERF.
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Conference - The World Bank Report: Good Jobs in Turkey
Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF), the World Bank, BETAM, and the Ministry of Development organized jointly the Launch of World Bank Report titled “Good Jobs in Turkey” on January 24, 2014, Friday at Bahcesehir University, B Conference Hall, Besiktas, Istanbul.
ERF Monthly Report
Real activity and GDP growth in the US are among the most watched indicators in global markets. The state of the US economy has ramifications for the conduct of monetary policy and financial markets in both developed and emerging economies. In a new initiative, the KU-TUSIAD ERF will provide regular probability assessments of the future state of the US economy based on a model of heterogeneous regime shifts developed by Cem Çakmaklı, Richard Paap, and Dick Van Dijk in a 2013 Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control article titled “Measuring and predicting heterogeneous recessions”.
US Recession Probabilities Report (June 2014)
ERF Seminar - Turkey: Navigating the Road to Sustainable Growth
Sena Eken, Former Assistant Director at the IMF, and Emre Deliveli, columnist for Hürriyet Daily News & Economics Review, gave a seminar titled "Turkey: Navigating the Road to Sustainable Growth" on December 5, 2013 Thursday at Student Senate Meeting Room, Koç University Student Center 1st Floor, Sarıyer -Istanbul.
"Health Behaviors and Education in Turkey”: Aysit Tansel, and Deniz Karaoglan, Working Paper No. 1414
"Inflation Targeting and Inflation Expectations: Evidence for Brazil and Turkey”: Sumru Altug, and Cem Cakmakli, Working Paper No. 1413
"High versus Low Inflation: Implications for Price-Level Convergence”: M. Ege Yazgan, and Hakan Yilmazkuday, Working Paper No. 1412
"Firm Exit and Exchange Rates: An Examination with Turkish Firm-Level Data": Nazli Karamollaoglu, and M. Ege Yazgan, Working Paper No. 1411
"Liquidity Trap and Excessive Leverage": Anton Korinek, and Alp Simsek, Working Paper No. 1410
Latest Update ( 7.17.2014 )