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    • An applied endogenous growth model with human and knowledge capital accumulation for the Turkish economy 

      Voyvoda, E.; Yeldan, E. (Routledge, 2015-10-02)
      We analytically investigate and assess the interactions between knowledge-driven growth, acquisition of human capital, and the role of strategic public policy for the Turkish economy within the context of a general equilibrium ...
    • The characteristics of domestic firms: materializing productivity spillovers from FDI 

      Özer, S. K.; Böke, S. S. (Routledge, 2017)
      Using detailed firm-level data from Turkey, for 1991–2001, we analyze the importance of domestic firm capabilities in allowing for productivity spillovers from foreign direct investment. The absorptive capacities we ...
    • FDI, productivity and financial development 

      Alfaro, L.; Ozcan, S. K.; Sayek, S. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2009)
      This paper examines the effect of foreign direct investment (FDI) on growth by focusing on the complementarities between FDI inflows and financial markets. In our earlier work, we found that FDI is beneficial for growth ...
    • Investment on human capital in a dynamic contest model 

      Keskin, K.; Sağlam, Hüseyin Çağrı (De Gruyter, 2019)
      Although most contest games are modeled in such a way that the outcome depends only on the efforts exerted by the contestants, what is arguably more important is the contestants’ effective efforts which may be influenced ...
    • Network dependent altruism and economic growth 

      Çetin, Sefane (Bilkent University, 2016-07)
      This thesis studies reference dependent agents in a static network where the reference point is the average behaviour in one's neighbourhood. It shows that the economy grows at a constant rate on the balanced growth path ...
    • The resource curse and child mortality, 1961–2011 

      Wigley, S. (Elsevier Ltd, 2017)
      There is now an extensive literature on the adverse effect of petroleum wealth on the political, economic and social well-being of a country. In this study we examine whether the so-called resource curse extends to the ...