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Mevlüt Tatlıyer

Dr. Mevlüt Tatlıyer received his BS in Management Engineering from Istanbul Technical University in 2007 and obtained his MA in Financial Economics from Istanbul Bilgi University in 2010. He completed his PhD at Istanbul University in 2014 and is currently an Assistant Professor at Istanbul Medipol University.

The Turkish Lira against the US Dollar

It is difficult to explain the current devaluation of the Turkish Lira against the U.S. Dollar on economic terms, as the current situation is a mere example of the global hegemon – the U.S. – exerting its political power on a so-called ally.

The Turkish Economy in the Long Run

The Turkish economy has her own problems such as current account deficit, as other economies have their own. However, it has showed her resilience and potential time and again in the last 7 decades and particularly in the 2000s.

Politicization of Finance Against Turkey

Ahead of the snap election in June 2018, Turkey is under a severe financial attack. It is quite apparent that Turkey’s macroeconomic indicators are quite healthy, and it is not possible to explain the current financial pressure “economically”.