The Future of European Integration: A Reform Call

This study is the result of a joint initiative from three European business federations: Economiesuisse (Business Federation of Switzerland), LEWIATAN (Polish Business Confederation) and TÜSÝAD (Turkish Industry and Business Association). Each chapter of the report was written by independent authors and does not necessarily reflect the views of neither the business federations nor the other authors.
04 Dec 2014

Business Priorities for Recommendations of Turkey’s G20 Presidential Term in 2015

TÜSİAD has initiated a B20 project entitled “Business Priorities for Recommendations of Turkey’s G20 Presidential Term in 2015”. The project is funded by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office – Prosperity Fund and implemented by EY Turkey. The launch of the project was held on Tuesday, 25th of November at the British Consulate-General in Istanbul. EY Turkey made a presentation of the project followed by a panel discussion on “Key Agenda Items for Business, From Australia to Turkey”.
26 Nov 2014

e-Commerce as a Focus on the Digital Market: Türkiye's Place in the World, Present Status and Steps for the Future

The first part of the report reviews Internet and e-commerce from the viewpoint of the consumers, online retailers, investors and decision making authorities, investigates driving forces of the e-commerce and provides information on the widespread e-commerce models and companies operating according to these models in our countries. Furthermore, the influence of the entrepreneurial ecosystem of our country on the development of the e-commerce is discussed and the legislations regulating e-commerce and entrepreneurship are evaluated. (2) The reasons of the low e-commerce volume in Turkey and recommendations. The second part of the report identifies challenges, supplies examples of best practice in…
05 Jun 2014

Changing Roles & Functions of Business Organizations in the Process of Globalization

This report is a product of a team effort. Abdullah Akyuz has served as the lead author of the report. He was in charge of the overall coordination, the writing of all the general sections as well as the chapter on Turkey.
04 Apr 2014

Sabancı University-TÜSİAD Competitiveness Forum; "Structural Change and Industrial Policy in Turkey" Working Paper

This paper presents evidence on structural change in Turkey and provides an overview of the evolution of industrial policy in the last three decades. We show that Turkey has experienced substantial growth in labor productivity in the last decade and that this has been associated with substantial change in the composition of value added and employment both in the overall economy and within the manufacturing industry.
02 Aug 2013

From the Ethics in the State to Ethical State: Judicial Ethics

TÜSİAD carries out activities aiming at developing and reinforcing the ethical basis in the public and the business world. The report “Ethics in Public Service” published in 2005 as part of the “TÜSİAD - Ethical Basis of the State” report series was the first outcome of these activities. This publication was followed by the report “Business Ethics and Ethics Management” in 2009.
19 Oct 2012

Sustainable Tourism

The “Sustainable Tourism Report” emphasizes the necessity of a comprehensive and thorough affirmation of the principle of sustainability by all actors involved in the tourism industry. There is considerable concern among members of the industry due to rising population levels and continuous depletion of natural resources, which are expected to hit tourism the hardest in the medium and long run.
13 Sep 2012
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