Information Package / Course Catalogue
Turkey's Economy Analysis
Course Code: EKO536
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: None.
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

To gain the ability to comment about Turkish economy via analyzing Turkish economy.

Course Content

History of the Turkish economy: Economic growth and development, business cycle waves, transformations of economy politics; resources of capital accumulation in Turkey: Domestic resource (private sector, public finance), foreign resource, Sectoral analyses of Turkish economy: Agriculture, industry, services, foreign trade, the place of Turkish economy in World economy, financial structure in Turkish economy: Money markets, interest rates, Exchange rates, banking, capital markets, Social dimensions of Turkish economy: Labor, economic growth, income distribution, basic problems of Turkish economy: inflation, unemployment, debts, economic stability and financial crisis.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Can follow economic developments in Turkey
2.Can comment on the Turkish economy
3.İnterpret recent economical problems in the circle of economic methodology
4.Get in-depth understanding and interpretation on economic events
5. Able to analyze Turkey's economy and interpret the economy
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Özgür Tonus, Temel Göstergelerle Türkiye Ekonomisi, Ekin Basın Yayın Dağıtım
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
National income in the Turkish economy
Week 2 - Theoretical
The growth of the Turkish economy
Week 3 - Theoretical
Population and labor force in Turkey
Week 4 - Theoretical
Income distribution and poverty in Turkey
Week 5 - Theoretical
Public sector indicators in Turkey
Week 6 - Theoretical
Domestic debts of Turkey
Week 7 - Theoretical
Foreign debt of Turkey
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Industry in Turkey
Week 10 - Theoretical
Production in Turkey
Week 11 - Theoretical
Prices in Turkey
Week 12 - Theoretical
Money and capital markets in Turkey
Week 13 - Theoretical
Foreign trade in Turkey
Week 14 - Theoretical
Turkey's balance of payments
Week 15 - Theoretical
Expectations
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory153390
Midterm Examination110212
Final Examination120222
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)124
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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