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EU membership, institutions and growth: The case of Turkey

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  • Hisamoglu, Ebru
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    This paper investigates the institutions-growth relationship during the EU membership process in Turkey. The membership process is considered as a supranational anchor to further improving institutional quality. I examine effects of individual components of institutions on economic growth. I find significant evidence that institutions matter for growth. Specifically, law and order and bureaucratic quality and management of internal conflict and ethnic tensions affect growth in Turkey.

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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economic Modelling.

    Volume (Year): 38 (2014)
    Issue (Month): C ()
    Pages: 211-219

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ecmode:v:38:y:2014:i:c:p:211-219
    DOI: 10.1016/j.econmod.2013.12.003
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