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What Can Turkey's Sovereign Wealth Fund Do With This Portfolio ?

Evaluation Note / Emin Dedeoğlu 16/02/2017 - The Turkish Sovereign Wealth Fund (TWF) has recently been in the subject of public discussion since its establishment in August 2016. The National Lottery, games of chance and horse racing were placed in the Fund since. On February 5th, the subject came up again when some public lands as well as public securities listed in the following table were added to the fund. The public shares in Turkish Airlines and Halk Bank, previously under the Privatization Administration, are the most notable additions. In addition to these assets, TRY 3 billion in cash from [More]

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Syrians and Labor Market Integration: Dynamics in Turkey and Germany

Evaluation Note /  Omar Kadkoy 03/02/2017 - When the conflict broke out in Syria, the first to cross the Turkey–Syria border was a group of 252 Syrians in April 2011. In the almost six years since, more than five million Syrians have sought refuge in neighboring countries and the European Union member states. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) classifies the Syrian case as a protracted refugee situation, which on average last 26 years. As such, Syrian hosting countries may still be considered in the beginning phase of this period. Recently, especially with the curbing of the fl [More]

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Turkey’s Fastest Growing Company Came out of Antalya

Ares Shipyard increased its sales by 4473% between 2012 and 2015. 28/01/2017 - ANKARA – Under the leadership of Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB) and TEPAV’s cooperation, the fastest growing 100 companies of Turkey have been designated. The award ceremony was hosted by TOBB President Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu with the participation of Deputy Prime Minister Nurettin Canikli. Ares Shipyard has become the fastest growing company by increasing its sales 4473% in three years. The award ceremony for “Turkey’s fastest growing 100 companies” competition was held at TOBB’s Conference Hall and started with TEPAV Managing Di [More]

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China’s G20 Year and the New Paradigm: Emphasis on Global Governance Pointing the Way to 2017 and Beyond

The report sheds light on the G20 agenda under Chinese leadership in 2016 24/01/2017 - The media launch of the report “China’s G20 Year and the New Paradigm: Emphasis on Global Governance Pointing the Way to 2017 and Beyond” was held at the Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China (RDCY) in Beijing on December 22, 2016. The event began with introductory remarks by Chen Xiaochen, Deputy Director of  RDCY Department of International Studies followed by keynote remarks by Wang Wen, Executive Dean of RDCY.  Feride Inan, the report’s author, TEPAV Policy Analyst and RDCY visiting fellow, presented the report that sheds [More]

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Third Workshop of EU-Turkey Energy Dialogue for Energy in Black Sea Region Project Took Place in Ankara

23/01/2017 - Good governance in the energy sector is crucial for the success of the EU-Turkey energy dialogue because the collaboration between states is often difficult to achieve amid divergent energy policy paths. This was one of the main conclusions from the third workshop of the EU-TR Dialogue for Energy in the Black Sea Region project, which was organized in Ankara on January 23 by the Economic Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV), the Sofia-based Center for the Study of Democracy (CSD), the Mediterranean Energy Observatory (OME) and the Turkish Oil and Ga [More]

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Turkey’s Changing Attitude Towards Foreigners Since the Influx of Syrian Refugees Evaluation Note / Ayşegül Taşöz Düşündere & Yasemin Satır Çilingir
haber resmi 18/01/2017 The immigration phenomenon has become one of the most debated topics in recent years following the refugee problem that emerged as a result of the civil war in Syria, discourse of “Leave EU” groups against foreigners before BREXIT, Trump's attitude [More]
Why is ISIS Targeting Turkey? Evaluation Note / Hilmi Demir, PhD.
haber resmi 17/01/2017 ISIS has for a long time been releasing videos targeting Turkey. Analyzing these videos and decrypting the messages they hold will certainly help us to understand why ISIS is targeting Turkey as well as coding the AK Party as its enemy. ISIS has c [More]
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Globalization, European Union And Economic Integration Evaluation Note / Bozkurt Aran
haber resmi 15/12/2016 The Global Order The universe of global economic relations facing the intimidating winds of change has compelled the major stakeholders of the system to expedite the process for a new set of rules. The change is still unfolding. It is far too earl [More]

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