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July 27, 2018

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Social Policy and Economics

July 27, 2018

Continuously updated, this course covers social security systems and social policies from an economist's point of view. A brief list of subjects is as follows:

  • History of social security systems from early societies till today, with a special emphasis on the origins of the Turkish system.

  • The global need for reform as it was perceived in 1990s, with an emphasis on The World Bank (1994) report.

  • Case examples of reform
  • Turkish social security system and the Turkish reforms since 1990s.
  • Labour market in connection with social security
  • Education and human capital formation
  • Demographics
  • Income distribution
  • Health
  • Internationalisation of social security practices
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