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AFTER JUNE 2015 ELECTIONS: Turkey’s New Political Landscape — implications for domestic and foreign policy


(presented at European Policy Centre, EPC, on 15 September 2015) TURKEY AFTER 2015 JUNE PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS In the recent parliamentary elections, the ruling party, AK Party, won 40.85 % of the popular vote, enough to finish first, but not enough … Continue reading

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Capitalism with Islamic Characteristics


BOOK REVIEW: New Capitalism in Turkey: The Relationship between Politics, Religion and Business by Ayşe Buğra and Osman Savaşkan (Edward Elgar, 2014, ISBN: 9781783473120, 224 pages, £60.24) This book is about the developments that have transformed the coordinates of business … Continue reading

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