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Elif Akbostancı Özkazanç

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elifa@metu.edu.tr
Department
Department of Economics
Drivers of fuel based carbon dioxide emissions: The case of Turkey
Akbostancı Özkazanç, Elif; Tunç, Gül İpek; Turut-Asik, Serap (2018-01-01)
In this study, CO2 emissions of Turkish economy are decomposed for 1990-2013 period for five sectors; agriculture, forestry and fishery, manufacturing industries and construction, public electricity and heat production, tr...
Do regional trade agreements actually increase Turkey’s foreign trade?
Mavuş Kütük, Merve; Akbostancı Özkazanç, Elif (Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi (Ankara, Turkey), 2016-4)
After the deadlock of World Trade Organization Doha trade negotiations since 2000, trade agreements like Customs Union (CU) and free trade agreements (FTAs) gained further importance in foreign trade. The aim of this stu...
An Empirical Analysis of the Risk-Taking Channel of Monetary Policy in Turkey
Ozsuca, Ekin Ayse; Akbostancı Özkazanç, Elif (2016-03-01)
This article investigates the bank-specific characteristics of risk-taking behavior of the Turkish banking sector as well as the existence of risk-taking channel of monetary policy in Turkey. Using bank-level quarterly dat...
An Empirical Analysis of the Bank Lending Channel in Turkey
Ozsuca, Ekin Ayse; Akbostancı Özkazanç, Elif (2013-07-01)
The purpose of this paper is to empirically analyze the role of the banking sector in monetary policy transmission in Turkey covering the period 1988-2009. By exploiting dynamic panel data modeling approaches, the heteroge...
CO2 emissions of Turkish manufacturing industry: A decomposition analysis
Akbostancı Özkazanç, Elif; Tunç, Gül İpek; Turut-Asik, Serap (2011-06-01)
In this study. CO2 emissions of Turkish manufacturing industry are calculated by using the fuel consumption data at ISIC revision 2, four digit level. Study covers 57 industries, for the 1995-2001 period. Log Mean Divisia ...
A decomposition analysis of CO2 emissions from energy use: Turkish case
Tunç, Gül İpek; Turut-Asik, Serap; Akbostancı Özkazanç, Elif (2009-11-01)
Environmental problems, especially "climate change" due to significant increase in anthropogenic greenhouse gases, have been on the agenda since 1980s. Among the greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide (CO2) is the most important...
The relationship between income and environment in Turkey: Is there an environmental Kuznets curve?
Akbostancı Özkazanç, Elif; Turut-Asik, Serap; Tunç, Gül İpek (2009-03-01)
A B S T R A C T In this study, we investigate the relationship between income and environmental quality for Turkey at two levels. First, the relationship between the CO(2) emissions and per capita income is examined by the...
Environmental impact of customs union agreement with EU on Turkey's trade in manufacturing industry
Akbostancı Özkazanç, Elif; Tunç, Gül İpek; Turut-Asik, Serap (Informa UK Limited, 2008-01-01)
In this study, we analyse Turkey's manufacturing industry trade by estimating sectoral import and export demand equations for 1980-2000. The study aims to understand whether the trade in the manufacturing industry complies...
Pollution haven hypothesis and the role of dirty industries in Turkey's exports
Akbostancı Özkazanç, Elif; Tunç, Gül İpek; Turut-Asik, Serap (2007-04-01)
The pollution haven hypothesis maintains that the industries that are highly pollution intensive, i.e. dirty industries, have been migrating from developed economies to the developing world. It is argued that the environme...
CO2 emissions vs. CO2 responsibility: An input-output approach for the Turkish economy
Tunç, Gül İpek; Turut-Asik, Serap; Akbostancı Özkazanç, Elif (Elsevier BV, 2007-02-01)
Recently, global warming (greenhouse effect) and its effects have become one of the hottest topics in the world agenda. There have been several international attempts to reduce the negative effects of global warming. The K...