Regulation theory and economic crises: the cases of Greece and Turkey

Üçtuğ, Çağan
This thesis analyzes the economic crises of recent years through the lens of the Regulation Theory. It focuses on the Greek Crisis of 2009 and the Turkish Financial Crises of 2000 and 2001. Furthermore it also analyzes the crisis in the United States to give a better grounding for the current crises. The thesis tries to answer the questions of whether or not Regulation Theory proves to be a sufficient tool for analyzing these crises and whether or not these fit the definition of crisis that the Regulation Theory puts forward. It is argued that Regulation Theory explains to a great extent both the causes and the structure of the crises.


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Citation Formats
Ç. Üçtuğ, “Regulation theory and economic crises: the cases of Greece and Turkey,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2012.