COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Current Issues in Public Finance * PFS   402 8 3 3 6

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. Haşim AKÇA
Instructors
Prof.Dr.HAŞİM AKÇA1. Öğretim Grup:A
Prof.Dr.HAŞİM AKÇA2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The main aim of the course is to discuss the current problems in Turkey and the world economy.
Content
Public deficits in Turkey,   Informal Economy in Turkey, Inflation Problem in Turkey,   Unemployment Problem in Turkey, Agriculture Sector in Turkey, Industry Sector in Turkey, Effects of Foreign Direct Investments on the Turkish Economy, Population in Turkish Economy, Labor and Employment Problems, Income Distribution in Turkey,   Turkey's EU Relations and Economic Effects, Competitiveness of the Turkish Lira

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
1
Having basic conceptual knowledge about economics and public finance and educating students who are able to analyze economic events in the light of this information, to think analytically, to work in cooperation and harmony, and to be able to do business.
X
2
Collecting and commenting data from different sources using contemporary communication tools, methods and processes
X
3
Having basic computer skills and knowledge, the vocational field uses this information
X
4
Perform numerical and statistical data aggregation, analysis and interpretation
X
5
Individually and / or in a team, take responsibility, leadership, and effectively works
X
6
An area he does not research exploits from different sources in the framework of academic rules, synthesizes the information he obtains and effectively presents it
X
7
Awareness of the necessity of life-long learning, it follows up-to-date developments in the field and constantly innovates
X
8
Synthesize and effectively deliver information from an unfamiliar field to other sources in the framework of academic rules
X
9
Turkish and at least one foreign language is used in accordance with the needs of academic life and business life
X
10
Uses Turkish in accordance with the needs of academic life and business life
X
11
He / she correctly understands the feelings, thoughts and behaviors of the people concerned and expresses himself / herself in writing and orally
X
12
It has social, scientific and ethical values in the stages of collecting, interpreting and announcing the data related to the scientific fields in which statistics are used.
X
13
Aware of and act in accordance with social, scientific and professional ethical values
X
14
Question traditional approaches, practices and methods, develop new working methods where necessary and
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Public Sector Lecture, discussion
2 Public deficits in Turkey and the world Lecture, discussion
3 Informal economy in Turkey and the world Lecture, discussion
4 Inflation n Turkey and the world Lecture, discussion
5 Unemployment n Turkey and the world Lecture, discussion
6 Agriculture Sector in Turkey and in the World Lecture, discussion
7 Industrial Sector in Turkey and in the World Lecture, discussion
8 Mid-term exam written exam
9 The Effects of Foreign Direct Investments on the Turkish Economy Lecture, discussion
10 Population in Turkish Economy Lecture, discussion
11 30/5000 Labor and Employment Problems in Turkey and in the World Lecture, discussion
12 Income Distribution in Turkey and in the World Lecture, discussion
13 Turkey-EU Relations and Economic Impacts I Lecture, discussion
14 Turkey-EU Relations and Economic Impacts II Lecture, discussion
15 Competitiveness of the Turkish Lira Lecture, discussion
16-17 Final exam written exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources