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Established in 2004 as a non-profit and non-partisan organization, Koç University – TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum is devoted to promoting independent and objective analysis on economic growth and discussing the implications of different economic policy options.

Recent Events

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January 2020, Friday
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November 2019, Friday
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May 2019, Thursday

The Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Turkish Economy – July 7, 2020

ERF organized a webinar titled “The Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Turkish Economy” on July 7, 2020 Tuesday between 16:00–18:00.

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The Turkish Economy in 2020 – January 17, 2020

ERF organized “The Turkish Economy in 2020” panel on January 17, 2020 Friday between 9:30–12:00 at The Marmara Taksim.

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Non-Performing Loans and Economic Growth – November 22, 2019

Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF) organized a panel titled “Non-Performing Loans and Economic Growth” on November 22, 2019 at JW Marriott Hotel-Ankara.

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Financial Risks and Opportunities in the Turkish Economy – May 23, 2019

Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF) organized a conference titled “Financial Risks and Opportunities in the Turkish Economy” on May 23, 2019.

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Past Events

New Working Papers

Polarized Politics of Pandemic Response and the Covid-19 Connectedness Across the U.S. States“: Umut Akovali and Kamil Yilmaz, Working Paper No. 2019

 

Female labor force participation in five selected MENA countries: An age-period-cohort analysis”: Moundir Lassassi and Aysit Tansel, Working Paper No. 2018

 

Formation of inflation expectations: Does macroeconomic and policy environment matter?“: Eda Gulsen and Hakan Kara, Working Paper No. 2017

 

Using Survey Information for Improving the Density Nowcasting of US GDP with a Focus on Predictive Performance during Covid-19 Pandemic“: Cem Cakmakli and Hamza Demircan, Working Paper No. 2016

 

A Dynamic Evaluation of Central Bank Credibility“: Cem Cakmakli and Selva Demiralp, Working Paper No. 2015

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New Research Notes

The Global Productivity Slowdown and the Case of Turkey” (in Turkish): Sumru Öz, Research Note No. 20-04

 

How to Reduce CDS Spreads: The Case of Chile” (in Turkish): Sumru Öz, Research Note No. 20-03

 

CDS Spreads and its Determinants: Global versus Local Factors” (in Turkish): Sumru Öz, Research Note No. 20-02

 

“Real Exchange Rate and the Trade Balance of Turkey” (in Turkish): Sumru Öz, Research Note No. 20-01

 

Recent crises of Turkish economy” (in Turkish): Sumru Öz, Research Note No. 19-09

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ERF Research Reports

Books of Interest