Advertisement

From Separation to Convergence: The Economic Development of the Republic of Cyprus and the Turkification of Northern Cyprus

  • Tufan Ekici
Chapter
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Economic History book series (PEHS)

Abstract

Two crucial points of reference for Turkish Cypriots are identified, allowing a comparative assessment to be undertaken. First, the north’s position in relation to the development of the Republic of Cyprus is examined post 1974 and, second, the north’s relationship with Turkey is examined also post 1974. Appreciation of these two contending development trajectories or models is necessary to understand the governance regimes which emerged in the north.

References

  1. Ekici, Tufan, and Gizem Caner. 2016. TRNC Sectoral Analysis – Tourism. PRIO Cyprus Working Paper, Nicosia.Google Scholar
  2. Grand National Assembly of Turkey [Turkiye Buyuk Millet Meclisi, TBMM], Parliament Proceedings, Volume 13, Meeting 13, Session 4, 23 July 1974.Google Scholar
  3. ———, Parliament Proceedings, Volume 13, Meeting 13, Session 5, 19 August 1974.Google Scholar
  4. Granger, C.W.J. 1969. Investigating Causal Relations by Econometric Models and Cross-spectral Methods. Econometrica 37 (3): 424–438.Google Scholar
  5. Ismail, Sabahattin. 2001. TC-KKTC Ikili Anlasma ve Protokoller [Bilateral Agreements and Protocols between TR-TRNC]. Highlands, TX: AHA Publishing.Google Scholar
  6. Lacher, Hannes, and Erol Kaymak. 2005. Transforming Identities: Beyond the Politics of Non-settlement in North Cyprus. Mediterranean Politics 10 (2): 147–166.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. Morgenthau, H. 1962. A Political Theory of Foreign Aid. The American Political Science Review (2): 301–309.Google Scholar
  8. Ohlin, G. 1966. Foreign Aid Policy Reconsidered. Paris: OECD.Google Scholar
  9. Paxton, John. 1978. The Statesman’s Year-Book: Statistical and Historical Annual of the States of the World, 1978–1979. London: The Macmillan Press Ltd.Google Scholar
  10. Sonan, Sertac. 2007. From Bankruptcy to Unification and EU Membership: The Political-Economy of Post-Nationalist Transformation in Northern Cyprus. RAMSES Working Paper 9/07, European Studies Centre, University of Oxford, April.Google Scholar
  11. Strong, Paul Nicholas. 1999. The Economic Consequences of Ethno-National Conflict in Cyprus: The Development of Two Siege Economies after 1963 and 1974. PhD Dissertation, London School of Economics, July.Google Scholar
  12. Syed, A. 1970. Foreign Aid: Case Studies in Recipient Independence. Pakistan Horizon 1: 15–36.Google Scholar
  13. Syrichas, George, Anna Markidou, and Marios Louca. 2012. The Cyprus Economy: Past Successes, Current and Future Challenges. In The Cyprus Economy: Historical Review, Prospects, Challenges, ed. Athanasios Orphanides and George Syrichas. Nicosia: Central Bank of Cyprus, Cassoulides Masterprinters.Google Scholar
  14. TEPAV. 2014. Kibris Vakiflar Idaresi, Kurumsal Arkaplan Raporu I [Cyprus Vakiflar Management, Institutional Background Report I], Turkiye Ekonomi Politikalari Arastirma Vakfi, 11 August 2014.Google Scholar
  15. TFSC, Ministry of Health and Social Services [KTFD Saglik ve Sosyal isler Bakanligi], Activities Report 1979, Nicosia.Google Scholar
  16. TRNC Parliament Proceedings [KKTC Meclis Tutanaklari], Term I, Year 1986/2, Session 23, 22 December 1986.Google Scholar
  17. ———, Term III, Year 1997/4, Session 33, 31 January 1997a.Google Scholar
  18. ———, Term III, Year 1997/5, Session 7, 24 October 1997b.Google Scholar
  19. US Embassy Cable. 1974. Cyprus Economy: Analysis and Projections. WikiLeaks Cable: 1974NICOSI04480_b. Dated: 16 December, 1974. https://wikileaks.org/plusd/cables/1974NICOSI04480_b.html.
  20. ———. 2009. Turkey: Support for “TRNC” Carries High Price Tag. WikiLeaks Cable: 09ANKARA1781_a. Dated: 15 December 2009. https://wikileaks.org/plusd/cables/09ANKARA1781_a.html.

Copyright information

© The Author(s) 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tufan Ekici
    • 1
  1. 1.William Paterson UniversityWayneUSA

Personalised recommendations