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    • Beyond scarcity: rethinking water, climate change and conflict in the Sudans 

      Selby, J.; Hoffmann, Clemens (Elsevier, 2014)
      This article develops a new framework for understanding environment-conflict relations, on both theoretical grounds and through a qualitative historical analysis of the links between water and conflict in the states of ...
    • Rethinking climate change, conflict and security 

      Selby, J.; Hoffmann, Clemens (Taylor&Francis, 2014)
      This special issue of Geopolitics presents a series of critical interventions on the links between global anthropogenic climate change, conflict and security. In this introduction, we situate the special issue by providing ...
    • Water scarcity, conflict, and migration: a comparative analysis and reappraisal 

      Selby, J.; Hoffmann, Clemens (Sage Publications, 2012)
      How should we characterise the relations between environmental scarcity, conflict, and migration? Most academic and policy analyses conclude that scarcities of environmental resources can have significant impacts upon ...
    • Energy, security, and foreign policy 

      Özdamar, Özgür (Wiley-Blackwell, 2010)
      Next to national defense, energy security has become a primary issue for the survival and wellbeing of both developed and developing nations. A review of the literature shows how concerns for energy security acquired a new ...
    • Low carbon development pathways and priorities for Turkey 

      Voyvoda, E.; Yeldan, Alp Erinç (Sabancı University İstanbul Policy Center, 2015)
      Scientists and decision makers agree that climate change is the biggest problem ever faced by humankind. Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), including 195 contracting states and ...
    • The Nabucco Project: implications for the EU strategic energy review 

      Grigoriadis, Ioannis N. (Notre Europe, 2010)
      Energy is a key issue of this year’s European political agenda. Article 194 (1) of the Lisbon Treaty states that the Union energy policy will aim – amongst others things – to “ensure the functioning of the energy market,” ...
    • Policy analysis: toward a green development pathway for the peripheral world 

      Acar, S.; Voyvoda, E.; Yeldan, Alp Erinç (Academic Press, 2018)
      This chapter uses the analytical model described in Chapter 4 to quantitatively investigate the set of viable macroeconomic policy instruments for combating climate change, and addresses a set of duality characteristics ...
    • Modeling for green growth: environmental policy in a dualistic peripheral economy 

      Acar, S.; Voyvoda, E.; Yeldan, Alp Erinç (Academic Press, 2018)
      The chapter introduces the main components of the applied general equilibrium model to represent the dual structure of Turkey. It discusses the distinguishing features and its contribution to the modeling literature with ...
    • Energy and environmental policy against climate change in Turkey 

      Acar, S.; Voyvoda, E.; Yeldan, Alp Erinç (Academic Press, 2018)
      Based on the structure of the economy in general but especially focusing on the duality patterns laid out in Chapter 2, this chapter first examines the recent energy and environment statistics in Turkey, and second, evaluates ...
    • Patterns of growth in dual economies: challenges of development in the 21st century 

      Acar, S.; Voyvoda, E.; Yeldan, Alp Erinç (Academic Press, 2018)
      This chapter attempts to examine patterns of growth in dual economies within the context of challenges of development for the 21st century. To this end, we first study the broad contours of growth and adjustments in the ...
    • Introduction 

      Acar, S.; Voyvoda, E.; Yeldan, Alp Erinç (Academic Press, 2018)
      This chapter serves as an introduction to the main research questions, background, and objectives of the study. It describes the context (i.e., conceptualization of duality) and the modeling tools for decarbonized sustainable ...
    • Civil-military relations 

      Heper, Metin (Taylor & Francis, 2019-04-09)
      Until recent decades, the military, on the whole, played a special role both in the Ottoman and Republican polities. In circa 1299, a military force, at the time consisting of warlords, formed the Ottoman principality. ...
    • Handling of online information by users: evidence from TED talks 

      Özmen, M. U.; Yücel, Eray (Taylor & Francis, 2019-02-27)
      This paper studies how people search for, choose, process and evaluate information provided online. In this context, the study analyses how the content and context of online information are related to the length of information ...
    • Who peeks: cognitive, emotional, behavioral, socialization, and child correlates of preschoolers’ resistance to temptation 

      Allen, Jedediah W. P.; Lewis, M. (Taylor & Francis, 2019-09-12)
      Research over several decades has demonstrated that children’s ability to wait and delay immediate gratification in preschool is related to a multitude of developmental outcomes throughout childhood, adolescence, and into ...
    • Asymmetric effects of central bank funding on commercial banking sector behaviour 

      Şahin, A.; Berument, Hakan (Taylor & Francis, 2019-02-18)
      In this paper, we assess the effects of Central Bank Funding (C.B.F.) on commercial bank lending behaviour by using weekly Turkish data from 7 January 2011 to 5 June 2015. To be specific, using the Nonlinear Autoregressive ...
    • Contagion of network products in small-world networks 

      İkizler, Hüseyin (Springer, 2019-05-20)
      We formulate a model in which agents embedded in an exogenous social network decide whether to adopt a new network product or not. In the theoretical part of the paper, we characterize the stochastically stable equilibria ...
    • Between anchors and aspirations: a new family of bargaining solutions 

      Karagözoğlu, Emin; Keskin, Kerim; Özcan Tok, Elif (Springer, 2019-04)
      We study the salience and power of reference points in determining the effective anchors and aspirations in bargaining problems. Along this line, we enrich the analysis of the standard bargaining model with two new parameters: ...
    • Equilibrium refinements for the network formation game 

      İlkılıç, Rahmi; İkizler, Hüseyin (Springer, 2019-01)
      This paper examines a normal form game of network formation due to Myerson (Game theory: analysis of conflict, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1991). All players simultaneously announce the links they wish to form. A ...
    • Not all perceptual difficulties lower memory predictions: testing the perceptual fluency hypothesis with rotated and inverted object images 

      Beşken, Miri; Solmaz, Elif Cemre; Karaca, Meltem; Atılgan, Nilsu (Springer, 2019-02)
      Studies typically show that perceptual difficulties at the time of encoding lower memory predictions. One potential exception to this is the inverted-word manipulation, in which participants produce equivalent memory ...
    • A test of theory of planned behavior in type II diabetes adherence: The leading role of perceived behavioral control 

      Dilekler, İlknur; Doğulu, C.; Bozo, Ö. (Springer, 2019-04-27)
      Diabetes mellitus is a health complication that millions of people suffer from all over the world. Type II (non-insulin dependent) diabetes requires many changes in the daily lives of patients, including monitoring blood ...