Author: Diğdem Soyaltın, Assistant Professor & Editor, Centre for Policy and Research on Turkey

A Close Look to EU’s 2014 Progress Report for Turkey: Another Winter Coming for EU-Turkey Relations?

A Close Look to EU’s 2014 Progress Report for Turkey: Another Winter Coming for EU-Turkey Relations?

A Close Look to EU’s 2014 Progress Report for Turkey: Another Winter Coming for EU-Turkey Relations? It was not long ago when the new European...

Europeanisation through Package-Deal? EU-Turkey Joint Action Plan on Syrian Refugee Crisis

Europeanisation through Package-Deal? EU-Turkey Joint Action Plan on Syrian Refugee Crisis

Europeanisation through Package-Deal? EU-Turkey Joint Action Plan on Syrian Refugee Crisis Abstract This paper examines the recent deal between Turkey and the EU on Syrian...

Turkish Court of Accounts in Crisis:  An Urgent Problem, Yet not a Main Concern?

Turkish Court of Accounts in Crisis: An Urgent Problem, Yet not a Main Concern?

Turkish Court of Accounts in Crisis: An Urgent Problem, Yet not a Main Concern? Marco Polo describes a bridge, stone by stone. “But which is...

Good news, Bad News or No News: Management of Irregular Migration in Turkey

Good news, Bad News or No News: Management of Irregular Migration in Turkey

Good news, Bad News or No News: Management of Irregular Migration in Turkey  The EU accession process has created pressure on Turkish authorities to converge...

Europeanization Decoupled? Fighting Corruption in Turkey

Europeanization Decoupled? Fighting Corruption in Turkey

The decision of the EU to grant Turkey candidate status in Helsinki Summit in 1999 and the financial crisis of 2000–2001 have given rise to...