The Economic and Governence Situation and Prospects Following The Presidential Election

The Economic and Governence Situation and Prospects Following The Presidential Election

August 2014

At the first election in which the president was elected directly by the electorate in Turkey, the ruling AKP (Justice and Development Party)’s candidate Mr. Erdoğan obtained 51.79 per cent of the votes.  Mr. İhsanoğlu who was the umbrella candidate supported by the social democratic CHP (Republican People’s Party), MHP (Nationalist Movement Party) and a...

Economic Developments in the EU and Turkey

Economic Developments in the EU and Turkey

December 2012

Despite the recent important decisions both EU and Turkey is still facing a number of significant problems.

Turkey’s Current Account Balance: A Real Problem

Turkey’s Current Account Balance: A Real Problem

July 2012

Turkey's current account balance in term of its size, structure and perspective does not possess a reassuring stand so far.

A Dangerous Course: Decree-laws of 2011

A Dangerous Course: Decree-laws of 2011

April 2012

Public administration in Turkey is now more centralized and less democratic, in contradiction with EU criteria.

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