Economic Analysis of Turkey Essay

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Economic Analysis of Turkey Damian, Chris, Tom, Mark Table of Contents Standards of Living GDP Importance GDP Flaws GDP Statistics Turkey Infrastructure Government Market Economy Population Unemployment Rate Poverty Line HDI Index Life expectancy Educational Background Healthcare Top Problems in Environment Trends Long Term Economic Growth Human Capital Division of Labor Productivity Government policy Economic Freedoms United States Policy Turkeys Government Turkey was inherited with large debts and had an economic structure that was based around agriculture. They were given this structure by the founder which was the Ottoman Empire. New laws were introduced to the country and a financial institution was…show more content…
of publicly traded shares: $225.7 billion (31 December 2009) country comparison to the world: 32 $117.9 billion (31 December 2008) $286.6 billion (31 December 2007) Agriculture - products: tobacco, cotton, grain, olives, sugar beets, hazelnuts, pulse, citrus; livestock Industries: textiles, food processing, autos, electronics, mining (coal, chromate, copper, boron), steel, petroleum, construction, lumber, paper Industrial production growth rate: 6% (2010 est.) country comparison to the world: 52 Electricity - production: 198.4 billion kWh (2008 est.) country comparison to the world: 20 Electricity - consumption: 198.1 billion kWh (2008 est.) country comparison to the world: 19 Electricity - exports: 1.12 billion kWh (2008 est.) Electricity - imports: 790 million kWh (2008 est.) Oil - production: 52,980 bbl/day (2009 est.) country comparison to the world: 62 Oil - consumption: 579,500 bbl/day (2009 est.) country comparison to the world: 28 Oil - exports: 133,100 bbl/day (2008 est.) country comparison to the world: 60 Oil - imports: 734,600 bbl/day (2008 est.) country comparison to the world: 18 Oil - proved reserves: 262.2 million bbl (1 January 2010 est.) country comparison to the world: 55 Natural gas - production: 1.014 billion cu m (2009 est.) country comparison to the world: 63 Natural gas - consumption:
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