Information Package / Course Catalogue
Current Economic Threads
Course Code: EKO549
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

The aim of this course is to introduce the student to the current economic issues of Turkey. On the completion of this course, students should be able to assemble and interpret appropriate statistical evidence related to these issues and understand the application of economic principles to the problems with which the Turkish economy is faced.

Course Content

Students determine the current economic problems and how to deal with these issues can follow an economic policy aimed to be provided about the gains.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. İsmet ATEŞ
Learning Outcomes
1.Using the methods of economics, students can analyze about the issues
2.Students can learn about the economic problems
3.to assemble and interpret appropriate statistical evidence related to globalization and its impacts,
4.Can make an interdisiplinary connection over the course subjects
5.Can make an analysis about subjects and can comment on economy
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Güncel Mali ve Ekonomik Sorunlar Prof. Dr. Ahmet Fazıl Özsoylu, Yrd. Doç. Dr. Neşe Algan
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Turkey's Economy Unemployment and Inflation
Week 2 - Theoretical
Turkey's Economy Income Distribution
Week 3 - Theoretical
Turkey's Economy Internal and External Debt
Week 4 - Theoretical
Monetary and Interest Policy of Turkish Economy
Week 5 - Theoretical
Turkey's Economy Foreign Capital Flows
Week 6 - Theoretical
Current Economic Problems of Turkey's Economy Sectors: Agriculture
Week 7 - Theoretical
Turkey Sectors Current Economic Problems Economy: Service Sector
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid Terms
Week 9 - Theoretical
Current Economic Problems Economy Sectors in Turkey: Industry Sector
Week 10 - Theoretical
Current Economic Problems of Turkey's Economy Sectors: Construction
Week 11 - Theoretical
Current Economic Problems of Turkey's Economy Sectors: Tourism Sector
Week 12 - Theoretical
Current Economic Issues in the World Economy
Week 13 - Theoretical
Globalization and Turkish Economy
Week 14 - Theoretical
Issues Related to Future Projections
Week 15 - 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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4
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