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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 ...
A dynamic network analysis of the world oil market: Analysis of OPEC and non-OPEC members
(Elsevier B. V., 2018-09-01)
We characterize the dynamic network structure of major oil producing countries. We examine the oil production coordination of 13 Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and 17 non-OPEC members. We construct ...
Does Financial Liberalization Decrease Capital Flight? A Panel Causality Analysis
(Elsevier Inc., 2016-11-07)
We employ a panel causality approach in order to examine whether financial liberalization affects the magnitude of capital flight, which measures unrecorded accumulation of foreign assets by the private sector. Our data ...
Modules and transactions: Building blocks for a theory of software engineering
(Elsevier Science Bv, 2015-04)
This article leverages the findings of the transaction cost economics field, and proposes a simple theory and associated vocabulary to serve as a foundation for a unified theory of software engineering. The theory characterizes ...
Kitap İncelemesi: Dünden Bugüne Aile, Kent, Nüfus (Ferhunde Özbay)
(Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli Üniversitesi, 2016-10)
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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 ...
Turkish Efforts in Peacekeeping and the Introduction of the TUBAKOV Dataset: An Exploratory Analysis
This study introduces the TUBAKOV dataset, which offers extensive data on 57 peacekeeping operations (PKOs) that Turkey has contributed to between the years 1988–2015. TUBAKOV improves existing data in several ways. First, ...
Multilateral limit pricing in price-setting games
(Academic Press Inc., 2018-09-01)
In this paper, we characterize the set of pure strategy undominated equilibria in differentiated Bertrand oligopolies with linear demand and constant unit costs when firms may prefer not to produce. When all firms are ...
Affective Contagion in Effortful Political Thinking
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2014-04)
We offer a theory of motivated political reasoning based on the claim that the feelings aroused in the initial stages of processing sociopolitical information inevitably color all phases of the evaluation process. When a ...
Dependency on imported oil and its effects on current account
(Taylor & Francis Inc, 2017)
Oil price hikes can have disruptive effects on the current account balances of oil-importing developing countries, which largely depend on external energy sources for domestic output. Nonetheless, the relation between oil ...