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How globalized is the Turkish economy?
(Int organization center acad research, 2014-02-03)
This paper aims at analyzing the economic dimension of the pace of globalization for Turkey by using the KOF Index of Globalization between the years 2005 and 2012. Indices and variables to be taken into consideration are ...
Gender and household education expenditure in Turkey
(Eurasian Business & Economics Soc., 2013)
This paper investigates how the share of education expenditure in the household budget varies across Turkish households with different gender-age composition of children. Using household level data from Household Budget ...
Virtual team effectiveness using dyadic teams
The importance of effectiveness for virtual teamwork continues to gain momentum as technology and globalization of work accelerate. The implementation of virtual teams provides one approach to enhance competitiveness, ...
The role of information technology in responding to terrorism
(IOS Press, 2013)
The use of cutting-edge information technologies has the ability to help us battle terrorists by assisting with identification, predictive analysis and prioritization processes. This article describes some of those applications.
A Network representation of households by health exclusion, poverty, and unemployment
(Elsevier Science BV, 2011)
Social exclusion, emphasized in the European Social Agenda, presents an interesting case study on the discussion of universal vs. means-tested social policies. To understand the conditions under which universal policies ...
Venture capital markets: A cross country analysis
(Elsevier Science BV, 2016)
Venture capital (VC) may be defined as a support to entrepreneurial talents and appetite by turning ideas and basic science into products and services which are expected to envy the world. Venture capital funds are able ...
Strategic alignment and project management offices: case studies from successful implementations in Turkey
Due to an increased need for learning modern project management methodologies, companies have been forced to improve their knowledge of Project Management Offices (PMO). Global business environment resulted with increased ...
Designing project management systems
The purpose of this paper is to develop the concept of project management system from the perspective of systems science. There is a need to extend the body of knowledge for project management. In particular, the application ...
Women's empowerment and welfare traformation in the context of microcredit in Turkey
Gender inequalities are of the main problems in almost every society. Like all other parts of the system, economic and business environment haven't attempted sufficiently in struggling with this issue. When these inequalities ...
Power of soft skills determining academic career satisfaction: Empiricial study on research assistants
Recent debate on skill acquisition by employees focuses on skill shortages (lacking required skills) and skills gaps (lack proficiency in the job) (Hurrell, 2015). Technical skills are not only ones considered in this ...