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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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October 2021, Friday
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March 2021, Tuesday
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February 2021, Friday
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January 2021, Friday

Emerging Market Outlook as the FED Tapers – October 22, 2021

ERF organized a webinar titled “Emerging Market Outlook as the FED Tapers” on October 22, 2021.

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Time: 17:00

Economic Costs of Inequitable Vaccine Distribution – March 9, 2021

ERF organized a webinar titled “Economic Costs of Inequitable Vaccine Distribution” on March 9, 2021.

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Time: 16:00

Inflation Dynamics and Policy Recommendations – February 5, 2021

ERF organized a webinar titled “Inflation Dynamics and Policy Recommendations” on February 5, 2021 Friday.

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The Turkish Economy in 2021 – January 8, 2021

ERF organized a webinar titled “The Turkish Economy in 2021” on January 8, 2021 Friday.

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Past Events

New Working Papers

The Aftermath of Debt Surges”: M. Ayhan Kose, Franziska Ohnsorge, Carmen Reinhart, and Kenneth Rogoff, Working Paper No. 2119

 

The Impact of Body Mass Index on Growth, Schooling, Productivity, and Savings: A Cross-Country Study“: Aysit Tansel, Ceyhan Ozturk, and Erkan Erdil, Working Paper No. 2118

 

Post-Compulsory Schooling of Youth in Turkey during the Great Recession: A Case of Pro-cyclical Enrollment“: Murat Demirci and Meltem Poyraz, Working Paper No. 2117

 

School Integration of Refugee Children: Evidence from the Largest Refugee Group in any Country”: Murat Guray Kirdar, Ismet Koc, and Meltem Dayıoglu, Working Paper No. 2116

 

Growing Apart or Moving Together? Synchronization of Informal and Formal Economy Cycles”: Ceyhun Elgin, M. Ayhan Kose, Franziska Ohnsorge, and Shu Yu, Working Paper No. 2115

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New Research Notes

Deposit Dollarization: Causes and Consequences” (in Turkish): Sumru Öz, Research Note No. 21-02

 

Costless Disinflation and Thereafter: A Comparison between Chile and Turkey” (in Turkish): Sumru Öz, Research Note No. 21-01

 

COVID-19 Pandemic and the Fiscal Policy” (in Turkish): Sumru Öz, Research Note No. 20-05

 

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

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ERF Research Reports

Books of Interest