Eurasian Economists Association

International Conference on Eurasian Economies

1-3 July 2014 – Skopje, MACEDONIA

Session papers

SESSION 2A: Growth & Development

Session Chair: Prof. Dr. Ercan Uygur

1 July 2014 — 14:00-15:30

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14:00–14:15   #1040
How Do Institutions Determine Economic Growth? Evidеnce from Central and Eastern Europe before and during Global Economic Crisis

- Prof. Dr. Trajko Slaveski (Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Macedonia) *
- Ph.D. Candidate Darko Lazarov (Goce Delchev University, Macedonia)

14:15–14:30   #930
Strategic Determinants for Managing the Optimal Changes in the Model for Sustainable Growth

- Prof. Dr. Ljubomir Drakulevski (Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Macedonia)
- Asst. Prof. Dr. Leonid Nakov (Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Macedonia) *

14:30–14:45   #1011
Purchasing Power Parity in Commonwealth of Independent States

- Asst. Prof. Dr. Gülçin Güreşçi Pehlivan (Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey)
- Asst. Prof. Dr. Esra  BALLI (Erzincan Binali Yıldırım Üniversitesi, Turkey)
- Prof. Dr. Muammer Tekeoğlu (Çukurova University, Turkey)

14:45–15:00   #1133
Economic Growth in the Axis of Human Capital, R&D and Innovation: An Analysis on the G8 Countries

- Ph.D. Candidate Mustafa Gömleksiz (Necmettin Erbakan University, Turkey) *
- Assoc. Prof. Dr. Birol Mercan (Necmettin Erbakan University, Turkey)

15:00–15:15   #970
Beta Convergence Analysis on Transition Economies: 1991-2011

- Asst. Prof. Dr. Ş. Mustafa Ersungur (Atatürk University, Turkey)
- Asst. Prof. Dr. Aslı Cansın Doker (Erzincan Binali Yildirim University, Turkey) *
- Asst. Prof. Dr. Adem Türkmen (Erzurum Technical University, Turkey)

Schedule and Program

Beykent University Ss. Cyril and Methodius University Kyrgyzstan-Turkey Manas University TIKA Turkish Central Bank