Hacer Simay Karaalp

Hacer Simay Karaalp
Pamukkale University · Department of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations

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Eğitim, yoksulluğun sona ermesi, ekonomik ve sosyal kalkınmanın sağlanması için son derece önemlidir. Herkes için eşit eğitime ulaşmak oldukça zordur. Özellikle gelişmekte olan ülkelerde eğitime ulaşamayan ve devam edemeyen çocukların çoğunluğunu kızlar oluşturmaktadır. Eğitimde toplumsal cinsiyet eşitliğinin olmaması kadınların düşük eğitimli o...
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Disabled people are exposed to discrimination in the labor market due to prejudices and perceptions of low productivity in a wide range of areas such as employment, promotion, wages, and training. In this study, it is aimed to determine whether disabled people are exposed to discrimination by labour demand (employer). For this purpose, vacancy anno...
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Economic development, for any country, is one of the most important objectives to be achieved. However, development cannot be realized in all regions and provinces of a county at the same time and speed. Turkey also struggles against a persistent economic development problem among regions in east-west and coast-inland for many years. This study aim...
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This study investigates the factors that determine the relative household poverty which prevents the growth of social welfare in Turkey. For this purpose, Turkish Statistical Institute (Turkstat) (2017) Income and Living Conditions micro dataset was used. The poverty line was calculated by using 60% of the household median income. In the binary log...
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Yoksullukla mücadelede gelir artışı büyük önem arz etmektedir. Özellikle artan gelirin adaletli bir dağılım göstermesi yoksulluğun azaltılmasında en etkili faktörlerden biridir. Literatürde yoksulluk, eşitsizlik ve büyüme arasındaki ilişkiyi inceleyen çalışmaların büyük bir kısmı betimsel çalışmalardan oluşmaktadır. Ampirik uygulamaların yer aldığı...
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The distribution of the labour force by sectors and the country economic structure indicate the economic development level of countries. The traditional sectoral transformation is observed in all countries during the economic development process. Since the establishment of the Republic of Turkey, industrialization has been one of the fundamental de...
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Sosyal Yardımlaşma, dayanışma ve birlikte iş yapma fikrine dayalı olan kooperatifler, günümüzde özellikle kırsalda verimliliği artırıp maliyetleri azaltmakta ve güç birliği ile yeni yatırımlar yaparak önemli ekonomik faaliyetler yaratmaktadır. Bu ekonomik faaliyetler kırsal kalkınmayı sağlamakta ve kooperatiflerin bulunduğu bölgelerde sosyo-ekonomi...
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zet MENA (Orta Doğu ve Kuzey Afrika), bir taraftan çok çeşitli doğal kaynaklara ve ortak bir mirasa diğer taraftan ise farklı ekonomik yapılara ve gelişmişlik düzeylerine sahip olan ülkelerin yer aldığı bir bölgedir. Bölgede; gelir eşitsizliği ve cinsiyet ayrımcılığında sürekli bir artış gözlenmektedir. Finansal ekonomik kriz ve siyasi kargaşa, ülk...
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EXTENDED SUMMARY Research Problem Health sector is the highest in gender-based wage inequality among the professional occupations in Turkey. In this context, the purpose of this study is to explore whether gender is a distinctive criterion in determining the wages of white-collar and blue-collar women in the health sector which has a fragmented emp...
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The article presents the issues of product safety management in enterprises managed in accordance with the Lean Management concept. The Lean Management concept is aimed at limiting or even completely excluding all forms of waste by intensifying and stimulating continuous improvement. One of the ways to reduce waste is to minimize waste and producti...
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Background On the occasion of the acts of the working class faced with intense exploitation in the early years of the industrial revolution, and the movements of social politics that started to emerge in the period, concepts such as wage improvement and social wage in the working life have started to be implemented. Following this process, the stat...
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In this study, how the human capital disaggregated by gender and physical capital affects economic growth in Turkey is examined for the period of 1971-2015. By using an arithmetic average of health and education indicators as a proxy of human capital formation, an attempt was made to examine the relationship between the human capital and economic g...
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In particular, the prevalence of large regional disparities in unemployment rates stems from longstanding regional development disparities within a country. Turkey struggles against two major regional economic problems: regional development disparities, which is a major issue, and regional inequalities in unemployment. In Turkey, regional developme...
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Turkey is a developing country which struggles with both high aggregate unemployment rates and persistent regional unemployment rate differentials. In this context, this study analysis both the comparison of the factors that affect unemployment rates at a regional level (NUTS level 2 regions – 26 sub regions) during (2009) and after the global fina...
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The main objective of this article is to test the existence of Stolper-Samuelson theorembetween Turkey and EU-15 countries for the period 2005–2014. According to the results,a significant relationship is found between exports and real wages especially in the labour andraw intensive sectors of Turkish exports, where Turkey is relatively labour and r...
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The comparative advantage and intra-industry trade of five countries: Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Turkey, are analyzed in the global textile and clothing markets by employing Balassa's revealed comparative advantage (RCA) index and intra-industry trade (IIT) index for the period 2002-2013. The results have revealed that while Turke...
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Wage formation in the labor market is analyzed with different perspectives and methods by Orthodox and Heterodox economists. Especially one of the main theories of how wages determined on the firm and industry is the theory of Segmented Labour Markets (SLM) based on the Institutional Economics and New Institutional Economics. Labor market segmentat...
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Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to analyze the impact of inward foreign direct investment (FDI) and international trade on economic growth in Turkey for the post-liberalization period (1980-2010). Design/methodology/approach – The paper employs the vector auto-regression model with four variables: real GDP growth, real inward FDI, the real...
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The exchange rate channel o f the monetary transnıission mechanism has gained importance through uhdespread use o f the floatin g exchange rate regime unth increased globalization. In this context, this studıj aims to explore the effectiveness o f the exchange rate channel on net exports and therebıj total output and price level using vector auto-r...
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The exchange rate channel of the monetary transmission mechanism has gained importance through widespread use of the floating exchange rate regime with increased globalization. In this context, this study aims to explore the effectiveness of the exchange rate channel on net exports and thereby total output and price level using vector auto-regressi...
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The monetary transmission mechanisms have influence on saving and investment decisions of firms and households by affecting their balance sheets. This study examines the effects of monetary policy through the balance sheet channel (also known as 'financial accelerator'), which affects net worth, liquidity and spending of firms and households throug...
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In this study, the comparative advantage of four countries in the world: Bangladesh, China, Germany and Turkey is analysed with respect to the US and the EU-15 textiles and clothing markets by employing Balassa’s revealed comparative advantage (RCA) index for the period 2000-2010. This country selection was made because all these countries rank in...
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Classical Ricardian theory of comparative advantage states that differences in labour productivities determine trade patterns. So, many publications have focused on labor productivity differences as an important variable in determination of trade flows among countries. However few studies focused on both productivity and labour cost differences and...
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This study analyzes the trends in Turkey's terms of trade over the thirty-year period from 1982 to 2011. Accordingly the structure of Turkish international trade is first analyzed according to different product groups, and the results reveal that Turkey is both an exporter and importer of intermediate goods. Second, we assess whether the terms have...
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Bu calismada, sanayilesmenin belirli bolgelerde yigilmasi ve komsu illerin buyumesinin, iller arasindaki gelir farkliliklarina etkisi, iki celisen hipotez cercevesinde (“yayilma etkisi” ve “geri birakma etkisi”) arastirilmaktadir. Oncelikle Turk imalat sanayindeki yigilma katsayilari uretim, katma deger ve istihdam verileri kullanilarak Herfindahl...
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In this paper, Turkey’s comparative advantage and competitiveness in the textile and clothing industries are analysed by using Balassa’s revealed comparative advantage index and Vollrath’s indices of competitive advantage for the period of 1988-2008 in the enlarged EU market. The results revealed that Turkey has overall a strong comparative advanta...
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ÖZET Para otoritelerinin parasal hedeflerle reel ekonomi ilişkisini belirlemede araç olarak kullandıkları parasal aktarım kanalları geleneksel faiz oranı kanalı, diğer varlık fiyatları kanalı, beklentiler kanalı ve kredi kanalı olmak üzere sınıflandırmaktadır. Diğer varlık fiyatları kanalı kapsamında incelenen ve net ihracat hacmi üzerinde etkin ol...
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Gelişmiş ülkelerin birçoğunda sanayileşme hareketlerini başlatan ve kalkınmalarında önemli rol oynayan tekstil ve hazır giyim sanayileri, günümüzde oluşturdukları istihdam kapasitesi, üretim hacmi ve ihracat gelirleriyle gelişmekte olan ülkelerin ekonomik kalkınmalarında da önemli rol oynamaktadır. Bu iki sektör aynı şekilde Türkiye’nin sanayileşme...
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The aim of this study is to examine the relationship between exports and the industrial production index for economic growth by employing the Granger causality test for the total manufacturing sector and Turkey's top 10 exported goods over the period 2002:01 to 2012:05. According to our findings, there is evidence to support export-led growth for b...
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M onetary transmission mechanism which is questioning the relationship between macro economic variables and monetary variables has been discussed from past to present. It is generally accepted that contractionary monetary shocks affect total consumption, employment and total output negatively. However, the leading position o f countries' properties...
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The main aim of this paper is to examine competitiveness of Turkey with respect to world and commonwealth of independent states (CIS) market in comparison with the nine CIS countries—Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine and to determine the value of trade between Turkey and the CIS count...
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The main aim of this paper is to examine international competitiveness of Turkey both in world market and CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) in comparison with Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Moldova, Ukraine, Russia and to determine the value of trade between Turkey and CIS countries. The Revealed Comparative Advan...

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