Seyfettin Gürsel and Selin Köksal There has been substantial increases unemployment rates in Turkey from 2015 to 2016. Overall unemployment and non-agricultural unemployment rates increased from 10.3 percent to 10.9 and from 12.4 percent to 13 respectively. However, different regions were affected by the rising unemployment asymmetrically. Out of...
31 May 2017 | Betam
Gökçe Uysal and Selin Köksal The status of female-headed households is an important topic addressed by academic research and policymakers in terms of both gender equality and equality of opportunities for future generations. According to the 2015 wave of the Survey of Income and Living Conditions, the material deprivation...
5 May 2017 | Betam
Hande Paker and Gökçe Uysal In this research brief, we focus on how childcare tasks are shared among parents. The distribution of childcare tasks is studied in relation to female labor force participation decisions. Our data shows that the childcare in Turkey is mainly determined by gender inequality. The...
5 May 2017 | Betam
A BREAK IN THE INCREASE IN UNEMPLOYMENT Seyfettin Gürsel, Gökçe Uysal , and Mine Durmaz Seasonally adjusted labor market data show that nonagricultural unemployment rate decreased by 0.1 points and is recorded as 14.1 percent in the period of January 2017.  While the nonagricultural labor force, which had decreased in the...
24 April 2017 | Betam

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