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Country Forecast Turkey Updater

  • Published: August 2014
  • Region: Turkey
  • 17 Pages
  • The Economist Intelligence Unit

The Economist Intelligence Unit expects, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who became Turkey's first directly elected president in August 2014, to continue dominate the political scene. Because the powers of the president are limited under the current constitution, Mr Erdogan may have to bend the rules of the constitution to maintain control of the government and his party.

We expect him to choose a close ally to be the new leader of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and prime minister. We also expect the AKP remain in power beyond the next general election, which is due by mid-2015. It is Mr Erdogan's declared intention to overhaul the constitution to establish a presidential system of government. The concentration of power in the hands of Mr Erdogan without effective checks and balances in place raises concern about the future of Turkey's democratic and policymaking institutions, which increases the risk of political, economic and social instability.

Mr Erdogan's push to resolve the decades-old Kurdish issue through negotiations with Abdullah Ocalan, the jailed leader of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), stalled in 2013. However, the PKK has maintained READ MORE >

Country Forecast Turkey Updater

Country forecast overview: Highlights

Country forecast overview: Key indicators

Country forecast overview: Business environment rankings

Country forecast overview: Turkey's business environment at a glance
Policy towards private enterprise and competition
Policy towards foreign investment
Foreign trade and exchange controls
Taxes
Financing
The labour market
Infrastructure

Fact sheet

Outlook for 2014-18: Political stability

Outlook for 2014-18: Election watch

Outlook for 2014-18: International relations

Outlook for 2014-18: Policy trends

Outlook for 2014-18: Fiscal policy

Outlook for 2014-18: Monetary policy

Outlook for 2014-18: Economic growth

Outlook for 2014-18: Inflation

Outlook for 2014-18: Exchange rates

Outlook for 2014-18: External sector

Data summary: Global outlook

Data summary: Gross domestic product, current market prices

Data summary: Gross domestic product, at constant prices

Data summary: Gross domestic product by sector of origin

Data summary: Growth and productivity

Data summary: Economic structure, income and market size

Data summary: Fiscal indicators

Data summary: Monetary indicators

Data summary: Employment, wages and prices

Data summary: Current account and terms of trade

Data summary: Foreign direct investment

Data summary: External debt

Data sources and definitions
Global data
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