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Turkey and EU/rope: discourses of inspiration/anxiety in Turkey's foreign policy
(Canadian Center of Science and Education, 2012-06)
The literature on Turkey-European Economic Community/Union (EEC/EU) relations scrutinises how various EEC/EU actors vacillate on Turkey's accession to European integration contingent upon their image/s of Turkey. Turkey's ...
Politics, cultural heterogeneity and support for European Union membership in Turkey
This study analyses factors related to attitudes toward European Union (EU) accession, taking into account political affiliation, religious and ethnic identity, fear of foreign threat, utilitarian considerations, along ...
Framing an EU level regularization mechanism: mission impossible?
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2013)
European Union Member States have so far tackled the problem of irregular migration in Europe by adopting common policies which aim to prevent irregular arrivals on the EU borders. In their EU-level policies, they have ...
Still an opaque institution? explaining decision-making in the EU council using newspaper information: a reply to Sullivan and Veen
(Cambridge University Press, 2009)
Globalisation and/or Europeanisation? the case of flexicurity
The relationship between globalisation and Europeanisation is conventionally studied by focusing on the domestic level. In this article we explore this relationship at the international level instead. We examine the way ...
Fiscal convergence in the European Union
(Elsevier BV, 2008)
We empirically examine the fiscal convergence of the recent ten European Union (EU) members using the Maastricht fiscal convergence criteria. We test for absolute beta and sigma convergence of the new members in comparison ...
European integration, productivity growth and real convergence: evidence from the new member states
(Elsevier BV, 2009)
We estimate the determinants of labor productivity growth in 8 new European Union (EU) member states that joined the Union in 2004. Our focus is on the impact of globalization and EU integration efforts on labor productivity ...
Pilgrims to the Eurozone: how far, how fast?
(Elsevier BV, 2006)
In our analysis, we re-examine the nominal and real convergence of all recent 10 European Union (EU) members to EU standards. Testing for monetary convergence has significant implications for interim optimal exchange rate ...
An action research report on the rising democracy discourse in 2000's Turkey: does Eros contour the demos?
This article conceptualizes gender equity and sexual liberty issues that most of the literature on democracy and democratization in Turkey fails to address. The major focus of the article is on the convergent and divergent ...
Codification of the inviolability of frontiers principle in the Helsinki Final Act: Its purpose and implications for conflict resolution
(Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2014)
This article tests the proposition that there is inherent conflict between the principles of the Helsinki Final Act, specifically those related to equal rights and the self-determination of peoples, territorial integrity ...