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In the Presence of Climate Change, the Use of Fertilizers and the Effect of Income on Agricultural Emissions
(MDPI Ag, 2017-11)
This study looks into the factual link between nitrogen fertilizer use and the land annual mean temperature anomalies arising from climate change, incorporating the effect of income and agriculture share to understand ...
How effective are energy efficiency and renewable energy in curbing CO2 emissions in the long run? A heterogeneous panel data analysis
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2015-03)
Energy efficiency and renewable energy are considered to be two indispensable solutions to control GHG (greenhouse gas) emissions. Moreover, industrialization is at the center of discussions on the roles of countries to ...
Happiness and Life Satisfaction in Turkey in Recent Years
This paper aims to investigate the determinants of happiness and life satisfaction in Turkey in recent years. It uses regression analyses based on micro data from two nationally representative household surveys, namely the ...
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 ...
Sovereign risk, public debt, dollarization, and the output effects of fiscal austerity
(Elsevier Sci Ltd, 2017-04)
The goal of this paper is to investigate effects of fiscal policy on output as a response to an external shock at different levels and currency compositions of public debt. Central to our analysis is the mutual relationship ...
Optimality of linearity with collusion and renegotiation
(Elsevier Science Bv, 2014-09)
This study analyzes a continuous-time N-agent Brownian moral hazard model with constant absolute risk aversion (CARA) utilities, in which agents' actions jointly determine the mean and variance of the outcome process. In ...
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 ...
Audrey Kurth CRONIN, How Terrorism Ends: Understanding the Decline and Demise of Terrorist Campaigns
(Uluslararası İlişkiler Konseyi Derneği, 2017)
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Turkey and the Kurdish Question: Last Exit Before the Bridge
(Brill Academic Publishers, 2016)
The Justice and Development Party (AKP) government initiated a peace process with the Kurds in January 2013 to become the first government since 1984 to systematically negotiate with the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) ...
The Role of Democracy in the Recognition of De Facto States: An Empirical Assessment
(Lynne Rienner Publ Inc, 2014-10)
De facto states are regarded as political authorities functioning within a certain territory without international legal recognition. However, de facto states aim to gain the recognition of other states in order to be ...