• A Simple Evolutionary Model of Invention and Growth Takeoffs 

      Mayendri, Farhan Kurnia (Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü, 2020)
      This thesis studies a simple evolutionary model of invention to understand how different behavioral limitations would have affected the transition to modern growth. In neoclassical models of invention, “entrepreneur-inventor”s ...
    • Investigating the Determinants of University Students’ Recycling Behavior 

      Öktem, Açelya Gizem (Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü, 2021)
      As a result of today's increasing fast consumption habits, municipal solid waste (MSW) generation is also growing day by day. However, it creates many adverse effects on the environment. The wastes spread to the environment ...
    • Robots and human labor: dynamics, intergenerational impacts and inequality 

      Aydın, Aslı (Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü, 2020-09-23)
      In today's world, where the use of robots in production processes is increasing, future predictions about human labor constitute an important research subject. In this dissertation, the implications of rising robots on ...
    • THE EFFECT OF RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES ON ECONOMIC GROWTH: A CASE STUDY FOR TURKEY 

      AYDOĞAN GÖKCÜ, TUĞÇE (Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü, 2021)
      The need for energy increases with the use of energy in almost every field, the development of technology and the increase in population, and this situation may lead to an increase in the dependence of countries on foreign ...
    • The Global Social Progress Frontier 

      Karimova, Shokhida (Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü, 2020)
      The need to measure social well-being of a society has gained the same importance as the estimation of national wealth, since many have started to notice that national wealth is not efficiently used in the benefit of ...