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A Peaceful Transition of Power & Public’s Expectations in Armenia

Evaluation Note / Diana Yayloyan 20/02/2019 -     Looking back at 2018, a wave of powerful political developments opened a new page in Armenia’s civil rights movement. Eventually culminating in a change of government, this transition of power in Armenia became known as the “Velvet Revolution,” mainly due to the lack of violence and peaceful handover of power. As the early months of 2018 consolidated the success of the Armenian Velvet Revolution, the country was also elevated in the eyes of the world, gaining international attention and interest. Currently, Armenia is passing through a hectic period o [More]

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Economic reform of China, a remarkable story: Turkish economist

    13/12/2018 -   ANKARA, Dec. 11 (Xinhua) -The economic reform of China is a remarkable story to follow amid trade tensions plaguing the international commerce, said Guven Sak, managing director of the Economic Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV). "I am mostly interested in the economic transformation of China. In a very short time, so many people came out of poverty and China became a major force in a couple of decades. It was a great achievement," Sak told Xinhua in an exclusive interview ahead of his attendance at the Understanding China Conference s [More]

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Kyprianou and Candan met at TEPAV

  25/11/2018 -   ANKARA - The meeting titled “Geopolitical Developments in the Eastern Mediterranean and Cyprus” was held with the participation of Secretary General of the Progressive Party of Working People (AKEL) Mr. Andros Kyprianou and, Foreign Relations Secretary of the Cyprus Republican Turkish Party (CTP) Armağan Candan on November 23, 2018, Friday at TEPAV. The meeting was moderated by TEPAV European Union Studies, Center Director Ms. Nilgün Arısan Eralp. Hosted by TEPAV Executive Director Güven Sak, the meeting commenced with Professor Sak’s welcoming speech.  [More]

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Geopolitical Developments in the Eastern Mediterranean and Cyprus

  22/11/2018 -   TEPAV organizes a meeting where  “Cyprus within the framework of the geopolitical developments in the East Mediterranean” will be discussed by the parties after almost one and a half relatively silent year since the negotiations in Crans Montana has been concluded  without agreement. The meeting where  the speakers are  Mr. Andros Kyprianou, Secretary General of the Progressive Party of the Working People (AKEL) and Mr. Armağan Candan, Foreign Relations Secretary, Cyprus Republican Turkish Party (CTP) will be moderated by Ms. Nilgün Arısan Eralp, EU Stu [More]

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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?  
haber resmi 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 Bru [More]
Armenia Snap Elections - A Battle Between Old and New Regimes Evaluation Note / Diana Yayloyan  
haber resmi 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 Asse [More]
The Unique Nature Of Modernizing The Customs Union Evaluation Note / Nilgün Arısan Eralp  
haber resmi 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 st [More]
Radicalization of Syrian Immigrants: Risks and Opportunities Policy Note / Hilmi Demir, PhD.  
haber resmi 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 [More]
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]

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