Monthly Report No. 9/2014


Serkan Çiçek, Vladimir Gligorov, Michael Landesmann, Roman Römisch and Hermine Vidovic

wiiw Monthly Report No. 9, September 2014
39 pages including 2 Tables, 27 Figures and 3 Maps

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  • Graph of the month: Regional gross value added in Turkey (p. 1)
  • Opinion corner: Turkey and the EU (by Serkan Çiçek, Vladimir Gligorov and Michael Landesmann; pp. 2-4)
  • The Turkish economic conundrum (by Serkan Çiçek; pp. 5-8)
  • Regional disparities in Turkey (by Roman Römisch; pp. 9-12)
  • Turkey: a ‘great power’ of migration? (by Hermine Vidovic; pp. 13-16)
  • Recommended reading (p. 17)
  • Statistical Annex: Monthly and quarterly statistics for Central, East and Southeast Europe (pp. 18-38)


Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Monthly Database

Keywords: regional development, regional disparities, Turkey, EU accession, new EU Member States, monetary policy, exchange rate, interest rates, inward and outward migration, skill structure, age structure

Countries covered: Austria, European Union, Germany, SEE, Turkey

Research Areas: Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy, Labour, Migration and Income Distribution, Regional Development