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Life expectancy and economic development: Evidence from microdata
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2020-08-01)
This study examines the effect of life expectancy on fertility, education, and labor force participation. Using birth and sibling histories from the Demographic Health Surveys conducted in sub-Saharan Africa, I construct ...
Kitap İncelemesi: Dünden Bugüne Aile, Kent, Nüfus (Ferhunde Özbay)
(Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli Üniversitesi, 2016-10)
[No abstract available]
Relative deprivation and life satisfaction among europeans: Keeping up with others
(Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, 2018-01-01)
Relative deprivation (RD) defines the feeling of being deprived of something that others have. Most studies of RD rely on within-country reference groups. This study is one of the few studies examining the role of global ...
Audrey Kurth CRONIN, How Terrorism Ends: Understanding the Decline and Demise of Terrorist Campaigns
(Uluslararası İlişkiler Konseyi Derneği, 2017)
[No abstract available]
How Can Recessions Be Brought To An End? Effects Of Macroeconomic Policy Actions On Durations Of Recessions
(Univ Cema, 2014-05)
This paper analyzes how effective macroeconomic policy actions are in ending recessions. We also investigate which structural factors help the country to experience shorter recessions. We implement survival regression ...
Lower volatility, higher inequality: are they related?
(Oxford Univ Press, 2017-10)
We investigate the relationship between GDP volatility and income inequality to explain the changes in both variables in the last decades of 20(th) century. The theoretical results show that these variables are related to ...
Overlooked benefits of consumer credit growth: impact on formal employment
This paper investigates the role of consumer credit growth and expansion of consumer financial services on the reduction of informal employment in a developing country. I argue that financial services growth should lead ...
IŞİD’in Yabancı Savaşçıları ve Yarattığı Tehdit: Türkiye’nin Tecrübesi (2014-2016)
(Uluslararasi İlişkiler Konseyi Derneği, 2017)
Foreign fighters have been on battlefields as devoted fighting volunteers since the emergence of nation states, but their nature has changed with ISIS. The article suggests that foreign fighters, defined as illegal by the ...
Determinants of Media Criticism in a Democracy in Transition: Applying Field Theory to Turkey
(USC Annenberg Press, 2016)
Following recent studies using Bourdieusian field theory to examine journalistic freedom and media criticism, we investigated the Turkish press using a comparative perspective focusing on the media's interaction with the ...
Opportunity and Willingness as a Pre-Theoretical Framework in Explaining Wars
(Uluslararası İlişkiler Konseyi Derneği, 2018-01-01)
Grand theories of international relations seek to produce general patterns, which are supposedly valid across time and space, yet fail to address particular actors and cases. According to Benjamin Most and Harvey ...