Defining and Measuring Informality in the Turkish Labor Market
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- Elif Oznur Acar & Aysit Tansel, 2014. "Defining and Measuring Informality in the Turkish Labor Market," Koç University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum Working Papers 1417, Koc University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum.
- Elif Oznur Acar & Aysit Tansel, 2014. "Defining and measuring informality in the Turkish labor market," ERC Working Papers 1409, ERC - Economic Research Center, Middle East Technical University, revised Aug 2014.
- Elif Öznur Acar & Aysit Tansel, 2014. "Defining and Measuring Informality in the Turkish Labor Market," Working Papers 897, Economic Research Forum, revised Dec 2014.
- Kan, Elif Oznur & Tansel, Aysit, 2014. "Defining and Measuring Informality in the Turkish Labor Market," MPRA Paper 57739, University Library of Munich, Germany.
- Elif Öznur ACAR & Aysit Tansel, 2014. "Defining And Measuring Informality In The Turkish Labor Market," Working Papers 2014/08, Turkish Economic Association.
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- Cem Baslevent, 2016. "Social Transfers and Income Inequality in Turkey: How Important is the Gender Dimension?," Working Papers 1013, Economic Research Forum, revised Jun 2016.
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Keywordsinformality; definition; measurement and likelihood; Turkey;
- J20 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - General
- J21 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Force and Employment, Size, and Structure
- J24 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Human Capital; Skills; Occupational Choice; Labor Productivity
- O17 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Formal and Informal Sectors; Shadow Economy; Institutional Arrangements
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2014-08-25 (All new papers)
- NEP-ARA-2014-08-25 (MENA - Middle East & North Africa)
- NEP-CWA-2014-08-25 (Central & Western Asia)
- NEP-IUE-2014-08-25 (Informal & Underground Economics)
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