Local economic development Yimpas case

Sarıoğlu, Pelin G


Women entrepreneurship in local economic development: women producer bazaars as an alternative organizational model
Çağlar, Ayşe Gülgü; Kayasü, Serap; Department of City and Regional Planning (2019)
The objective of this study is to discuss cases of Women Producer Bazaars as an alternative organization model for women entrepreneurship. The thesis goes beyond the linear relationship between women entrepreneurshipand local economic development where the organization of the women entrepreneurship is an important critical factor. In Turkey, women entrepreneurship is supported by governmental policy and by local governments; municipalities as well as different non-governmental organizations. In Turkey, ther...
Financial development, financial openness and growth: an empirical investigation
Ünaldı Akgün, Burçin; Özmen, Erdal; Department of Economics (2011)
The economic literature posits that a well-functioning economy requires a well-regulated financial system, and a sound financial system is essential to the fundamentals of an economy, however, even the most influential economists disagree sharply about the role of the finance-growth relationship in economic development. One of the most important questions concerning financial openness is whether it spurs long-run economic growth, and if yes, do these benefits outweigh the risks for developing countries. In ...
Entrepreneurial networks in local industrial development: a comparative analysis of Denizli and Gaziantep cases
Varol, Çigdem; Kayasü, Serap; Department of City and Regional Planning (2002)
Since the early 1970s, the nature of production has changed quite fundamentally. The changes in economic and social system caused new organisational forms and complex spatial behaviours. Networking which has emerged as a new perspective on the organisation of production help greatly to understand the success of businesses, thus regions. The aim of this thesis is to put forward the importance of networks, which are defined as set of relations, in the context of local industrial development. In this context, ...
The causal relationships among economic growth, foreign direct investment and financial sector development in East Asian countries: an ARDL approach
Bakın, Bilge; Sarı, Ramazan; Department of Business Administration (2011)
The main purpose of the study is to examine the cointegration relationships among economic growth, foreign direct investment and financial sector development in 4 East Asian countries, namely Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand between the years 1971-2008 by autoregressive distributed lag (ARDL) approach. In the existing literature, there is no study examining the causal relationships among economic growth, foreign direct investment and financial sector development by applying ARDL methodology for...
The politics of local economic growth- a critical approach : the case of Manisa
Tunç, Gülçin; Şengül, Hüseyin Tarık; Department of Urban Policy Planning and Local Governments (2010)
The mainstream accounts on local growth politics, which generally conceptualize the current context around the globalization of investments and the prominent role of local entrepreneuralism, argue for the tendency towards local coalitions. In opposition, the main argument of the thesis is that an increasingly fragmented and conflictual local growth politics is the defining feature of the contemporary localities. Defining the current context around the increased involvement of the business actors in directin...
Citation Formats
P. G. Sarıoğlu, “Local economic development Yimpas case,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2003.