‘Society and Social Policy in Times of Pandemic’ Webinar

Prof. Dr. Ayse Bugra, Prof. Dr. Deniz Kandiyoti, and Prof. Dr. Caglar Keyder discussed society and social policy in times of pandemic through a webinar organized by The Science Academy (Bilim Akademisi) under the moderation of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Erdem Yoruk on May 22, 2020.

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DW referred to Erdem Yörük’s forthcoming book in their news article

Deutsche Welle (DW) referred to Erdem Yoruk’s forthcoming book, titled The Politics of the Welfare State in Turkey for the University of Michigan Press, in their news article regarding social assistance and COVID-19 pandemic. The news article emphasizes that, as demonstrated by research, last year 34% of Turkey’s population received...

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Erdem Yörük’s proposal is awarded the Horizon 2020 Twinning Action Grant!

We are proud to announce that our Principle Investigator Assoc. Prof. Erdem Yörük’s proposal, Building the Future: Excelling in Computational and Quantitative Social Sciences in Turkey, is awarded the Horizon 2020 Twinning Action Grant by the European Commission! The project has a budget of 900.000 Euros for three years, and...

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EMW team was at Boğaziçi University

EMW team is invited by the Boğaziçi University International Relations and Political Science Department for the methodology colloquium to give a seminar about automated methods of protest event collection.

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Erdem Yoruk was at SEV JMUN

Erdem Yoruk participated in the opening ceremony of SEV Junior Model United Nation as the keynote speaker on February 21, 2020.

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Erdem Yoruk will be giving a seminar at Bogazici University

Erdem Yoruk will be giving a seminar, titled The Contentious Politics of the New Welfare State, at Bogazici University on February 13, 2020, at 4pm. In this seminar, Erdem Yörük will talk about his ongoing ERC (European Research Council) project. Dr. Yörük’s project titled “The New Politics of Welfare: Towards...

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Erdem Yörük was at Medyascope as a guest speaker

Erdem Yörük was a guest speaker together with Serkan Öngel (from Gaziantep University) on January 23, 2020, at Açık Oturum program of Medyascope Youtube channel to discuss the causes of the crisis of global capitalism, and global income and wealth inequality, based on the 2020 Davos Meeting of World Economic...

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