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Raiser: “The Customs Union needs to be modernized” World Bank Turkey Director Martin Raiser said that the first best solution concerning the Customs Union was progress in the EU accession whereas such solution was not on the table.
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29/04/2014 ANKARA – World Bank Turkey Director Martin Raiser stated that the Customs Union agreement between the EU and Turkey needed to be modernized with the trade policies across the world have been changing. The report “Evaluation of the EU-Turkey [More]
Can Technology be Developed without Government Assistance? Korean Automobile Case Study Evaluation Note / İrem Kızılca
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10/04/2014 "South Korea is the world’s 5th biggest automobile producer and the 6th biggest exporter. At the beginning of the 1980s, when Korea was 30th largest exporter, Turkey was right behind it, in 31st place. In 30 years, Korea rapidly rose first to 28t [More]
Three Things to Know about Turkey’s Trade with China Evaluation Note / İrem Kızılca
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06/03/2014 "Following the 2008 crisis, Turkey, which had demonstrated high economic growth with a low current account deficit, had to increase its current account deficit to sustain comparable levels of economic growth. Moving forward, low growth and high cur [More]
Bozkurt Aran - "Global Partnership Quests - New Contentious Dynamics in Trade and Prospects for Turkey in an age of TPP and TTIP" The eleventh edition of the Turkey Policy Brief Series is authored by Bozkurt Aran, Director ofthe Center for Multilateral Trade Studies at TEPAV
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13/09/2013 "The brief looks at how the necessity to maintain and develop the current trading system has led to new quests, namely the Transpacifi c Partnership (TPP); and Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). Both of the initiatives are comp [More]
TOBB President Calls WTO Director Lamy to Assure Confidence TEPAV’s guest Lamy shared the agenda of the upcoming 9th Ministerial Conference of the WTO, to be held in Ankara, and listened to the audience’s expectations from the conference.
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15/03/2013   ANKARA / ISTANBUL – Pascal Lamy, Director General, World Trade Organization (WTO), was hosted by TEPAV during his first official visit to Turkey before the Ministerial Conference scheduled in December. At the meeting, TOBB President M. Rifat [More]
The Feasibility Study for Business Bridges between EU and MENA Released The report was prepared by TEPAV in the scope of the project titled Global Business Bridges Initiative”
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20/12/2012   ANKARA – Global Business Bridges Initiative Feasibility Study prepared by TEPAV for supporting business complementarities between European Union member states Turkey and Egypt, Tunisia and Palestine was published. The study was conducted in [More]
Business Bridges with the EU: TEPAV to Monitor 3rd Countries The project announced with a conference in Istanbul will match companies from the EU and Turkey with counterparts from Egypt, Tunisia and Palestine.
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01/10/2012   ANKARA/ISTANBUL – TEPAV analyzed the potential of Egypt, Tunisia and Palestine for economic and trade cooperation between the European Union (EU) and Turkey in third countries. The Business Bridges Initiative will carry out trilateral matchma [More]
TEPAV Director Sak: “It is the Right Time for Agricultural Policy Design to Achieve the 2023 Targets” TEPAV hosted the Conference titled "Agricultural Policy Development and the Multilateral Trading System", which gathered experts in the field and decision-makers.
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24/09/2012 ANKARA – TEPAV Director Güven Sak stated that problems in the food industry, which constitutes 10 percent of all manufacturing industry output in Turkey, can not be solved without addressing agricultural problems. He stressed that it was the rig [More]
TEPAV to Monitor the World Trade Organization Ambassador Bozkurt Aran, former Permanent Representative of Turkey to the WTO, has been appointed to the TEPAV Center for Multilateral Trade Studies (MUTS)
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08/08/2012   ANKARA – TEPAV established the Center for Multilateral Trade Studies (MUTS) to follow developments in the world trading system and the multilateral trade negotiations of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Ambassador Bozkurt Aran, former Perm [More]
The World Economy after the Crisis: Risks and Possible Solutions During a meeting held at TEPAV, recent developments in the world economy and their impacts on Turkey were discussed in their many aspects.
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30/03/2012   ANKARA – On Friday, 30 March 2012, a meeting was held at TEPAV to discuss the challenges and risks the world economy has faced in the post-crisis era particularly after August 2011 and their impacts on the Turkish economy. The speakers drew a [More]