Soma Mine Disaster and the Reality of Privatization

Soma Mine Disaster and the Reality of Privatization

Soma Mine Disaster and the Reality of Privatization Recently, Turkey has been shocked by mine accidents with severe casualties one after the other. According to...

Turkey’s Renewed Ambitions on the Eurasian Energy Chessboard

Turkey’s Renewed Ambitions on the Eurasian Energy Chessboard

Turkey’s Renewed Ambitions on the Eurasian Energy Chessboard Abstract After the recent Russo-Ukrainian crisis, EU’s energy security is in question once again. This is not...

Natural Gas and the Cyprus Question

Natural Gas and the Cyprus Question

Natural Gas and the Cyprus Question  Abstract Can the natural gas reserves off the coast of Cyprus be a panacea to finally bring the enduring...

The Wave of Strikes and Resistances of the Metal Workers of 2015 in Turkey

The Wave of Strikes and Resistances of the Metal Workers of 2015 in Turkey

The Wave of Strikes and Resistances of the Metal Workers of 2015 in Turkey Abstract In May and June 2015, an intense wave of ‘wildcat’...

The Problems of Public University Hospitals: The Case of Çapa and Cerrahpaşa

The Problems of Public University Hospitals: The Case of Çapa and Cerrahpaşa

The Problems of Public University Hospitals: The Case of Çapa and Cerrahpaşa Abstract İstanbul University Çapa and Cerrahpaşa Hospitals, which have been the most important...

Governor Başçı Should Have Listened to Assoc. Prof. Başçı

Governor Başçı Should Have Listened to Assoc. Prof. Başçı

*Source: Ekonomiservisi.com © Governor Başçı Should Have Listened to Assoc. Prof. Başçı Dr. Erdem Başçı, a prominent economist, who has been serving as the Deputy Governor...

A Questionable Robin Hood Story: Branded Housing Projects and Public-led Commodification of Urban Space

A Questionable Robin Hood Story: Branded Housing Projects and Public-led Commodification of Urban Space

A Questionable Robin Hood Story: Branded Housing Projects and Public-led Commodification of Urban Space Abstract Inequalities in urban space have been on the rise since...

The Employment Effects of the January 2016 Minimum Wage Increase

The Employment Effects of the January 2016 Minimum Wage Increase

*Source: memurhaber.com © The Employment Effects of the January 2016 Minimum Wage Increase The 30 percent increase in the minimum wage in Turkey in January...

Workplace Accidents and Their Social Consequences

Workplace Accidents and Their Social Consequences

Workplace Accidents and Their Social Consequences While rapid technological developments facilitate human welfare on the one hand, it also endangers human life and the environment....

Transformed Natural Gas Geostrategy in the Eastern Mediterranean: Struggling or Cooperation with Leviathan ?

Transformed Natural Gas Geostrategy in the Eastern Mediterranean: Struggling or Cooperation with Leviathan ?

Transformed Natural Gas Geostrategy in the Eastern Mediterranean: Struggling or Cooperation with Leviathan [1]? Summary The plans regarding the transportation of the natural gas, which is...