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Annemarie Kuhns, an Economist in the United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service Discussed Forecast Methods Used in Retail Food Price Inflation

09/11/2018 -   Ankara – An event titled “How United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forecasts Retail Food Price Inflation?” was held on November 7, 2018 at TEPAV premises with the participation of Annemarie Kuhns, an Economist in the United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service. The event was moderated by Bozkurt Aran, Center Director of TEPAV’s Multilateral Trade Studies Center. Academicians and representatives of the public institutions and organizations, non-governmental organizations, ant the private sector participated in the meetin [More]

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Could Turkey’s Current Economic Situation Pave the Way For Realignment with the West?

  26/10/2018 -   The U.S.–Turkey relationship has deteriorated to a new low. The United States recently imposed sanctions on two Turkish ministers and doubled down on higher tariffs after Turkey apparently refused to release imprisoned American pastor Andrew Brunson. The announcement of these measures led the Turkish lira’s value to plummet even further, alarming markets and adding pressure on the Turkish government. Searching for ways to end the currency devaluation, Ankara now turns to the EU. But Turkey–EU relations are also in crisis. GMF Senior Fellow Kadri Tastan [More]

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Armenia Snap Elections - A Battle Between Old and New Regimes

Evaluation Note / Diana Yayloyan   19/10/2018 -   On October 16th, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan officially announced his resignation, preparing the country for extraordinary snap elections set for December 2018. According to the Armenian constitution, the parliament, or National Assembly, can vote twice to nominate a candidate for prime minister within two weeks. In case it fails to elect a new prime minister, parliament is to be dissolved and pre-term elections must be held no earlier than thirty days and no later than forty-five days. In his appeal to the Armenian citizens, Prime Minister [More]

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The Unique Nature Of Modernizing The Customs Union

Evaluation Note / Nilgün Arısan Eralp   07/10/2018 -   It is no secret that Turkey-EU relations are becoming more transactional in nature, despite the fact that neither of the parties is willing to put a formal end to the dormant accession process. Currently both parties—which do not have a clear strategy vis-a`-vis each other—are satisfied by this “realist” framework with almost no strings attached. The basic constituents of such a relationship seem to be the continuation of the refugee deal, cooperation on anti-terrorism, energy, and security. Apart from the refugee deal, the modernization of the Customs [More]

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Radicalization of Syrian Immigrants: Risks and Opportunities

Policy Note / Hilmi Demir, PhD. 03/08/2018 - The Ministry of Interior Directorate General of Migration Management declared 3 million 588 thousand 877 refugees have been registered in Turkey with their biometric data as of April 26, 2018. The refugee population is composed of 1 million 947 thousand males and 1 million 852 thousand females. These figures keep increasing every year. Around 1 million of the immigrants are school age children. 492 thousand 544 Syrian children have been enrolled to school in Turkey as of the 2016-2017 education period. 59 percent of Syrian school age children are receivin [More]

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While Total Employment Increased by 678 Thousand, Public Sector Employment Increased by 41 Thousand in a Year 74th Issue of TEPAV Employment Bulletin Is Published  
haber resmi 27/07/2018   Using the Social Security Institution (SGK) data for April 2018 and İSKUR data for May 2018, the 74th issue of TEPAV’s Employment Monitoring Bulletin indicates that while the number of employees in formal employment increased by 678 thousand, nu [More]
TEPAV Bulletin of Companies with Syrian Capital - May 2018  
haber resmi 26/07/2018   TEPAV has evaluated the data obtained from the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB) regarding the companies established in January, 2018 including those with Syrian partners and capital. TEPAV presents a mon [More]
T20 Shared Policy Briefs Under G20 Argentine Presidency As a part of the T20 (Think-20) activities under the G20 Argentine presidency, policy briefs prepared by leading think tanks have been published and shared with the public.  
haber resmi 24/07/2018 Similar to 2017, TEPAV, once again, has taken part in developing policy briefs to be discussed in G20 meetings in 2018. These briefs, which were prepared to be conveyed to the actors in global governance at the G20 meetings in September, were share [More]

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