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Turkey’s recession becomes official (Al-Monitor, December 15, 2018)

The Turkish economy entered turbulence in the second half of the year amid a sharp increase in foreign exchange prices, which, in turn, fueled inflation. Though the president maintained there was no crisis, successive indicators spoke of a rapid downturn. Finally, … Okumaya devam et

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Ankara’s efforts to help banks could backfire(Al-Monitor December 5, 2018)

Ankara is increasingly focusing on managing its economic crisis, which despite its slow pace is now being acknowledged by the authorities. Political tensions with the United States abruptly plunged the Turkish lira to record lows of more than seven against the dollar in August, … Okumaya devam et

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Turks cannot pay back lavish consumer debts (Al Monitor, November 28, 2018)

The stable economic growth that Turkey has experienced since 2001 has come to an end. The growth began after the financial crisis in 2001, when an International Monetary Fund program was implemented to address that crisis. Then, in 2002, the … Okumaya devam et

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Turkey’s skyrocketing food prices show no sign of slowing( Al Monitor, November 7, 2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Ill-advised policies over the decades have reduced Turkey to a net food importer despite its significant agricultural potential, fueling a dramatic increase in food prices that deals the hardest blows to the poorest citizens. Turkey’s consumer inflation overshot expectations … Okumaya devam et

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Turkey’s crisis-hit construction sector threatens big fallout(Al-Monitor, November 2, 2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Once a driving force of economic growth, Turkey’s construction sector is among the first victims of the country’s economic turmoil, threatening a contagion effect on an array of other sectors. Turkey’s construction sector, the backbone of Ankara’s growth … Okumaya devam et

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Turkey’s fantasy war on inflation (al-Monitor, October 23, 2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Ankara has declared an “all-out fight against inflation,” cajoling sellers into 10% discounts and sending municipal police to hunt hoarders, and while this bizarre strategy is unlikely to bear fruit, it might be a sign of other plans … Okumaya devam et

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Ankara pins electoral hopes on ignoring economic realities (Al-Monitor, October 12, 2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY The Turkish government’s vacillations and zigzagging in the face of the country’s economic woes reflect how squeezed it has become economically and politically and how concerned it is about it with elections scheduled for March. Turkish President Recep … Okumaya devam et

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Europe’s big eggs in Turkey’s economic basket(Al-Monitor, October 6, 2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Economic concerns lie at the heart of Turkey’s moves to repair ties with European countries, which, in turn, are open to Ankara’s overtures due to the significant stakes they have in the ailing Turkish economy. Turkey’s government has … Okumaya devam et

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Why Turkey’s new economic program failed to impress( Al-Monitor, Sept.26 2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY The Turkish government’s hallmark rejection of self-criticism affects consistency and realism in its diagnoses of economic woes and the remedies it plans. After a long delay, Ankara has finally released its new medium-term economic program, a road map of … Okumaya devam et

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Low-income Turks take early crisis blows (Al-Monitor, 17 Eylül,2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Turkey’s economic turmoil is already bruising millions of minimum wage earners, who are grappling with a flurry of price hikes and the prospect of losing jobs. Following six consecutive quarters of high growth rates, Turkey’s economy appears to … Okumaya devam et

English, Genel kategorisine gönderildi | Low-income Turks take early crisis blows (Al-Monitor, 17 Eylül,2018) için yorumlar kapalı