Title         The Political Economy of Anti-Immigration: A Research on Syrian Refugees in Turkey
Description This research project aims to analyze the economic concerns, which lie at the basis of anti-immigration sentiment towards Syrian refugees in Turkey based on actors. Rather than focusing on traditionally preferred political actors, the Project will analyze the position, published reports and public statements of representatives of chambers of commerce and employee associations which have influence on economic perception and public opinion.
Start Date 01/09/2015
End Date 01/10/2015
Budget 8 500 TL
Coordinator Yaşar University
Program TÜBİTAK 2221-Fellowships for Visiting Scientists and Scientists on Sabbatical Leave
Partners University of California – Berkeley (USA)
Institutional  Project Coordinator Assist. Prof. Dr. Ayselin Yıldız, Assist. Prof. Dr. Gökay Özerim