November 2018 - Economic Research Forum (ERF)


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Economic performance under different types of Turkish governments

November 27, 2018

By Ali Akarca Turkey has been ruled by a wide variety of governments over the past two-thirds

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State-business relations: the impact on firm performance and growth

November 27, 2018

By Eleftherios Giovanis and Oznur Ozdamar Resource reallocation from low to high productivity firms can generate large

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Compulsory schooling in Turkey: a deterrent to teenage marriage and births

November 21, 2018

By Murat Kirdar,  Meltem Dayioglu and İsmet Koç The extension of compulsory schooling in Turkey was motivated

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Sahel faces poverty and conflict traps: a call for international action

November 21, 2018

By Jaime de Melo Conditions in the so-called G-5 countries of the Sahel – Burkina Faso, Chad,

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November 14, 2018

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Call for Proposals: Non-Monetary Dimensions of Inequality and Poverty Among the Youth in the ERF Region

November 13, 2018

The Economic Research Forum (ERF) is pleased to announce a call for proposals on the


Inflation targeting versus nominal exchange rate targeting in MENA

November 13, 2018

By Simon Neaime Targeting inflation – a monetary policy strategy that has been successfully used in several


Leveraging the demographic transition in North Africa

November 13, 2018

By Ralph de Haas, Alexander Plekhanov and Valerijs Rezvijs By the standards of middle-income economies, Turkey, North

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Tunisia’s labour market in an era of transition

November 6, 2018

By Ragui Assaad and Mongi Boughzala Unemployment in Tunisia has been high for many years – and