Journal Articles


China’s Relationship with the Liberal International Order: The Case of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, in Marmara University Journal of Political Sciencev.8, 2020, pp.1-21 (co-authored with Zeynepcan Akar).

Turkey as a Eurasian Transport Hub: Prospects for Inter-Regional Partnership, in Perceptions Journal of International Affairsv.23, no.2, 2018, pp.117-134.

A View from Ankara: Turkey’s Relations with China in a Changing Middle East, in The Mediterranean Quarterly, v.26, no.1, 2015, pp.117-136.

Business Associations and Turkey’s Foreign Economic Policy: From the ‘Özal Model’ to the AKP Period, in Boğaziçi Journal Review of Social, Economic and Administrative Studies, 25(2), 2011, pp.171-188.

The Role of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in the Economic Security of China, in Journal of Central Asian and Caucasian Studies, 6(11), 2011, pp.111-133.

Businessmen as Diplomats: The Role of Business Associations in Turkey’s Foreign Economic Policy, in Insight Turkey, 13(1), 2011, pp.109-128.

Societal Legitimacy of the Military: Turkey and Indonesia in Comparative Perspective, in Turkish Journal of Politics, 1(2), 2010, pp.1-31.


Turkey’s Economy During the Covid-19 Pandemic: Light at the End of the Tunnel?,  Osservatorio Turchia, No.12, Centro Studi di Politica Internazionale, Rome, May 2020.

Making Sense of the Rapprochement Between Turkey and China, German Marshall Fund of the United States, Washington D.C., November 2018.

Toplumsal Kutuplaşma Ekseninde Sanat ve Spor [Arts and Sports on the Axis of Social Polarization], Istanbul Policy Center, Istanbul, March 2018 (co-authored with Asuman Suner).

Türkiye ve Güney Kore: Kan Kardeşliğini Daha Güçlü Bir Ekonomik Ortaklığa Dönüştürmek İçin Öneriler [Turkey and South Korea: Recommendations for Turning Blood Brothership into an Economic Partnership], DEİK Turkish-Korean Business Council, Istanbul, 2017.

Vietnam: Güneydoğu Asya’nın Büyüyen Ekonomisinde Türkiye için Fırsatlar [Vietnam: Opportunities for Turkey in Southeast Asia’s Growing Economy], DEİK Turkish-Vietnamese Business Council, Istanbul, 2017.

Healing the Wounds : Turkey’s Quest for Inclusive Economic Growth, Istanbul Policy Center, Istanbul. A Turkish version has also been published under the title ‘Yaraları Sarmak : Turkiye’nin Kapsayıcı Ekonomik Büyüme Arayışı, 2017.

Changing Geopolitics and the Emerging Order of the Middle East: Challenges Ahead, What the Future HoldsIstanbul Policy Center, Istanbul, 2017 (co-authored with Bülent Aras).

Asya Yüzyılında Ejder ve Hilal: Türkiye-Çin Ekonomik İlişkilerinin Geliştirilmesi İçin Bir Yol Haritası [Dragon and Crescent in the Asian Century: A Roadmap for Improving the Turkish-Chinese Economic Relations], DEİK Turkish-Chinese Business Council, Istanbul, 2016.

Turkey’s Foreign Policy Towards China: Analysis and Recommendations for Improvement, Young Academics Policy Paper Series, Global Relations Forum, Istanbul, 2016.

2014 Yılında Türkiye-Çin İlişkileri [Turkish-Chinese Relations in 2014], MÜSİAD Dış Politika Raporu, Istanbul, 2015.

Küreselleşme Sürecinde Türkiye-Çin Ekonomik İlşkileri [Turkish-Chinese Economic Relations During the Process of Globalization], SETA Analiz, Istanbul, 2014 (co-authored with Sadık Ünay).

Turkey and Indonesia: Historical Roots, Contemporary Business Links, Middle East Asia Project, Middle East Institute, Washington D.C., November 2013.

Turkey’s Changing Foreign Policy Stance: Getting Closer to Asia?, Middle East Asia Project, Middle East Institute, Washington D.C., September 2013 (co-authored with Selçuk Esenbel).

Book Review ‘Among the Ottomans: Diaries from Turkey in World War I’ by I. Lyster (ed), in Tarih: Graduate History Journal of Boğaziçi University Department of History, v.3, pp.76-79, 2013.

Book Review ‘Strategic Vision: America and the Crisis of Global Power’ by Z. Brzezinski, in The Journal of Turkish Weekly, 2013.

The Future of Turkey’s Relations with China, in Turkish Review, 2(6), pp.96-101, 2012.

A New Dialogue Between Europe and Asia, in Turkish Review, 2(5), pp.119-121.

The Political Economy of Turkey’s Response to the Arab Spring, in Sociology of Islam and Muslim Societies Newsletter, Nr. 7., Portland State University, pp.5-8, 2011.

Businessmen and Turkey’s Foreign Policy, Policy Brief Series 2011, International Policy and Leadership Institute, Paris, 2011.

Questioning Turkey’s China Trade, Turkish Policy Quarterly, 10(2), pp.107-116, 2011.

Endonezya’da Sosyal Politikalar ve Bu Alanda Yaşanan Sorunlar [Social Policy in Indonesia and Problems in this Field], Boğaziçi University Social Policy Forum Working Paper, Istanbul, 2011.

Türk-Çin Ekonomik İlişkileri İçin Yeni Bir Yol Haritası [A New Roadmap for Turkish-Chinese Economic Relations], Asya’da Gündem, Nr.7., Istanbul: Bahçeşehir University Asia-Pacific Research Center, 2007.

Çin, ABD ve Yuan Savaşları [China, USA and the Yuan Wars], Asya’da Gündem, Nr.6., Istanbul: Bahçeşehir University Asia-Pacific Research Center, 2007.

Asya’nın Davos’a Cevabı: Boao Forum [Asia’s Response to Davos: Boao Forum], Asya’da Gündem, Nr.5., Istanbul: Bahçeşehir University Asia-Pacific Research Center, 2007.

Çin Ulusal Halk Meclisi Toplandı [Assembly of the Chinese National People’s Council], Asya’da Gündem, Nr.4., Istanbul: Bahçeşehir University Asia-Pacific Research Center, 2007.

Çin’in Afrika Açılımı [China’s African Opening], Asya’da Gündem, Nr.3., Istanbul: Bahçeşehir University Asia-Pacific Research Center, 2007.

Uzayın Yeni Aktörü Çin [China as a New Actor in Space], Asya’da Gündem, Nr.2., Istanbul: Bahçeşehir University Asia-Pacific Research Center, 2007.

Vietnam, DTÖ Üyesi Oldu [Vietnam Joined the WTO], Asya’da Gündem, Nr.1., Istanbul: Bahçeşehir University Asia-Pacific Research Center, 2007.

Tarihin Daha Hızlı Aktığı Yer Güneydoğu Asya [South East Asia Where History Flows Faster], Mülkiyeliler Birliği, pp.43-49, January 2005.

Boğaziçi’nde Bir Yunanlı [A Greek at Boğaziçi], AEGEEİST Istanbul Association of European Youth Forum, pp.20-21, April 1997.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height=”25px”][/vc_column][/vc_row]