Restructuring of social security systems: The Turkish case

Topak, Oğuz


Transformation of the Turkish welfare regime: the role of the individual pension system and its effect on women's welfare
Şahin, Şule; Rittersberger Tılıç, Helga İda; Department of Sociology (2008)
The aim of the thesis is to analyze the transformation of the Turkish welfare regime in the framework of the social security reforms and the effect of the individual pension system on both this transformation and women’s welfare considering the gender gap in retirement. While there is a growing literature on Turkey’s social security reform, there are only few studies on the gender dimension of social security and the gender effects of the reform. This study aims to contribute to this literature by examining...
Restructuring agriculture and adaptive processes in rural areas : the case of cotton sector in Adana-Karataş
Ayalp, Ekrem; Pınarcıoğlu, Mehmet Melih; Department of City and Regional Planning (2007)
While there has been an ongoing transformation of traditional agriculture and new regulations on agricultural institutional formations and market structures, the aim of this thesis is tracing forward to identify who the losers and the winners of this process would be. The background question is about the new faces of the rural areas and, the study considers what the current importance of agriculture in those areas is and if rural areas as living formations are in transition, then what will be the implicatio...
Restructuring of the Turkish Public Sector as part of the Europeanisation Strategy
Özoğlu, Burçak (2005-5-01)
Transformation of the State and Class Relations: Furthering Authoritarianism in Turkey
Topal Yılmaz, Aylin (null; 2017-11-09)
This paper aims to contribute to the debate on the transformation of state in different historically specific contexts by problematising the concept of authoritarian neoliberalism. It intends to do so by exploring the reorganisation of social forces and transformation of state power within an authoritarian state form as exemplified by the case of Turkey. It will also attempt to refresh class analysis in order to develop a better understanding of different modalities of reproduction of labour quite often wit...
Transformation of the State and Class Relations: Furthering Authoritarianism in Turkey
Topal Yılmaz, Aylin (2019-11-10)
Citation Formats
O. Topak, “Restructuring of social security systems: The Turkish case,” Middle East Technical University, 1999.