In the 1990s, many MENA countries relied on adjustment and stabilization programs offered by international organizations. Surprisingly, these programs implicitly implied an orientation towards a ...
The main aim of the current paper is to investigate the productivity dynamics of Turkey during the Adalet ve Kalkınma Partisi (AKP) era to contribute ...
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What can be learned from the world experience about different macroeconomic institutions, to improve macroeconomic performance in countries that face high volatility and large unpredictable ...
Using a Regression Discontinuity Design (RDD) and publicly available datasets, this study measures the effect of the Iranian Cultural Revolution, during which all institutions of ...
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The purpose of the current paper is to inform the open dialogue on further development
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The last thirty years have witnessed a general liberalization process of merchandize trade flows. Indeed,
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This paper aims to provide the recent developments on the supplementary education system in Turkey.
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