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Turcia-Rusia: Necesitatea Reluării Dialogului Bilateral
(University of European Studies of Moldova, 2015-12)
This paper investigates the causes of the serious crisis between Turkey and Russia in recent days. November 24, after a Turkish Air Force F-16 fighter jet shot down a Russian Sukhoi Su-24M bomber aircraft, the relations ...
Estimating the evolution of elasticities of natural gas demand: the case of Istanbul, Turkey
(Physica-Verlag Gmbh & Co, 2016-08)
Much of the existing literature on demand for natural gas assumes constant and single-value elasticities, overlooking the possibility of dynamic responses to the changing conditions. We aim to fill this gap by providing ...
Happiness, Comparison Effects, and Expectations in Turkey
It is crucial to know the factors that influence happiness. This study investigates the determinants of happiness with an emphasis on comparison effects (income relative to others' income or relative to the own income in ...
The dynamics of fuel demand and illegal fuel activity in Turkey
(Elsevier Science Bv, 2016-02)
We expose the dynamics of road fuel demand by employing maximum entropy resampling based interval estimates in a fixed width rolling window framework. Our approach facilitates using a uniform specification in a sequential ...
What have health care reforms achieved in Turkey? An appraisal of the "Health Transformation Programme"
(Elsevier Ireland Ltd, 2015)
Poor health status indicators, low quality care, inequity in the access to health services and inefficiency due to fragmented health financing and provision have long been problems in Turkey's health system. To address ...
Turkey’s Struggle Against the Foreign Fighters of DAESH
(Stratejik Araştırmalar Merkezi, 2016-07)
DAESH is a terrorist organisation with a Salafist jihadist ideology that threatens the civilized world. Moreover, like a contagious agent of a cancer cell to the rest of the body, the foreign terrorist fighters of DAESH ...
Turkey-Japan: Dialogue on Global Affairs
(Stratejik Araştırmalar Merkezi, 2016-11)
[No abstract available]
Plus Ça Change … Re-Articulating Authoritarianism in the New Turkey
(SAGE Publications Ltd, 2018-01-01)
This study argues that the understanding of politics that prevails in contemporary Turkey resonates with Ernesto Laclau’s perspective on Turkish politics of the 1930s. Adapting Laclau’s antagonistic politics to the analysis ...
Nationhood as a social representation: Making sense of the Kurdish opening in Turkey
(American Psychological Association Inc., 2018-05-02)
Nationhood is a dynamic and complex phenomenon, influenced by both top-down political and bottom-up social processes. Social representations theory allows us to address the in-between space where nationhood can be ...
Paradigm Shift between Turkey and the Kurds: From ‘Clash of the Titans’ to ‘Game of Thrones’
Throughout the history of the Turkish Republic, its military and political elites in Ankara have regarded the Kurdish question as a security issue. Therefore, initiating the ‘peace process’ with the PKK and developing ...