Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Turkish Economy * ECOZ   402 8 3 3 6

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction English
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof. Dr. Fikret DÜLGER
SONER ÖĞÜT1. Öğretim Grup:A
The essence of this lecture is the historical evaluation based on, how the capital accumulated in Turkey an how it is used .
The aim of this course is to analyse the Turkish economy as a whole. The historical developments, changing economic and social structures and policy practices will be explained during the course. In this course macro analysis (production, distribution, exchange, consumption and growth) will be dominant. However, a structural approach will be implemented, also. For explaining structural change in Turkish economy, the development of labour and capital as the main indicator of production technology and changes in institutional and legal frameworks will be taught, also.

Learning Outcomes

Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
Explain the importance of demand and supply in economy sciece and the well-running conditions of the market economy
Define the role of pricing within the event advantage of the market economy
Define the role of the state in economy, money and financial policies, the central bank and the structure of the market
Perceive the costs and benefits arising from the global economy
Produce nymerical and policy options when confronted with problems
Use quantitative and qualitative techniques of model building, decoding and interpretation
Use the theory of economics in the analysis of economic events
Use computer programs, do synthesis and present prepared data efficiently
Apply the methods of economic analysis.
Analyze at conceptual level and aquire abiliy in comparing, interpreting, evaluating and synthesizing in order to develop solutions to problems
Take responsibility individually and/or in a team, take leadership and work effectively
Follow innovative developments in the field being aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and improving him-/herself
Use of different sources about an unfamiliar field within academic principles, synthesize gained data and present effectively
Use Turkish and at least one foreign language in accordance with the requirements of academic and work life
Understand and interpret related peoples´ feelings, thoughts and behaviours correctly; express him-/herself accurately in written and oral language
Question traditional attitudes, applications and methods, develop and apply new methods when needed.
Recognize and apply social, scientific and professional ethical values.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 The view of the economical structure in the last period of the Ottoman Empire Relevant chapter
2 Formative Years of the Turkish Republic Relevant chapter
3 1930's and Social Transformation Relevant chapter
4 State control period and the resources of the capital accumulation Relevant chapter
5 1950's and Social Transformation Relevant chapter
6 The resources of capital accumulation and development of dectors after the War period Relevant chapter
7 1960's and Planned Period Relevant chapter
8 Mid-term Exam
9 Charecteristics of development Plans Relevant chapter
10 1980's and EconomicTransformation Relevant chapter
11 Monetary Policy after 1980 Relevant chapter
12 Public Sector after 1980 Relevant chapter
13 Development of Sectors Relevant chapter
14 Evaluation of the Turkish Economy with Present Economic Data Relevant chapter
15 Repitation and evalution Relevant chapter
16-17 Final Exam

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