National Institutions in Turkey
- Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency
Supervision and regulation of the banking system of Turkey.
- Ministry of Trade of the Republic of Turkey
The ministry regulating economic activities, foreign trade and economic relations.
- Borsa Istanbul
The corporation in Turkey for securities exchange established to provide trading in equities, bonds and bills, revenue- sharing certificates, private sector bonds, foreign securities and real estate certificates as well as international securities.
- Competition Authority
The institution responsible for enforcing competition law in the Republic of Turkey and promoting competition in the economy.
- Capital Markets Board of Turkey
The regulatory and supervisory authority in charge of the securities markets in Turkey.
- The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey
The leading agency for management, funding and conduct of research in Turkey.
- Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
The institution that manages Turkey's currency, money supply, and interest rates.
- Turkish Statistical Institute
The agency commissioned with producing official statistics on Turkey, its population, resources, economy, society and culture.
- Council of Europe
An international organization promoting cooperation between all countries of Europe in the areas of legal standards, human rights, democratic development and the rule of law.
- European Central Bank
The institution of the EU that administers the monetary policy of the 17 Eurozone member states.
- United Nations (UN)
An international organization whose stated aims are facilitating cooperation in international law, international security, economic development, human rights and attainment of world peace.
- World Bank
An international financial institution that provides loans to developing countries for capital programs.
- World Trade Organization
An organization that intends to supervise and liberalize international trade.
- Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
An international economic organization of 34 countries founded in 1961 to stimulate economic progress and world trade.
- North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
An alliance of countries from North America and Europe including Turkey committed to fulfilling the goals of the North Atlantic Treaty signed on 4 April 1949.
- International Monetary Fund (IMF)
International organization of 45 countries with a goal to stabilize exchange rates and assist the reconstruction of the world’s international payment system.
Useful Links for Economists
- All About Economics
A web page introducing the basic topics of microeconomics and macroeconomics.
- ECB Working Paper series
Publications of the European Central Bank.
- Institute for International Economics
A web page on international economics which explains contemporary economic issues.
- International Economics Research Papers
A web page with a lot of research papers about international economics.
- Nobel Prize in Economics
A list of economists who won the Nobel prize since 1969.
- The World Bank Economic Research
The data and research page of World Bank.
- Stand-up Economist
Smile and learn about economics.
Database of the Turkish Statistical Institute.
- The World Bank
Data page of World Bank.
- OECD Statistics
Database of OECD