Concluding Remarks

  • Yener Altunbaş
  • Alper Kara
  • Özlem Olgu
Part of the Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Banking and Financial Institutions book series (SBFI)


The unifying aim of this book has been to present an overview of the history and development of the Turkish banking sector, with the major emphasis being on the causes and effects of financial and economic crises, both in the banking industry and the overall economy, to study the financial structure and performance of the banking industry and to look at the future of Turkish banking by examining recent and future developments towards Turkey’s EU membership. Overall, the book contributes to our knowledge of the Turkish banking sector’s past, present and future. Specifically, it is one of few works that have examined and brought together various sources in one place. Our findings can be summarized as follows.


Banking Sector Macroeconomic Policy Foreign Bank Capital Adequacy Turkish Economy 
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© Yener Altunbaş, Alper Kara and Özlem Olgu 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yener Altunbaş
    • 1
  • Alper Kara
    • 2
  • Özlem Olgu
    • 3
  1. 1.Business SchoolBangor UniversityWales, UK
  2. 2.The Business SchoolLoughborough UniversityLoughboroughUK
  3. 3.Koç UniversityIstanbulTurkey

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