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Please verify that you are not a robot. In conclusion, I am going to mention the effects and the results of the statist policies. Ahmsd policies worked quite efficiently and its results were surprisingly positive in terms of economic growth and development. The Kemalist elite viewed the industry as a vital component in the creation of the new Turkey. It kept its economic growth rate and was not affected as much as the liberal economies were affected by the crisis.

The laisses faire economic policy was obligatory beforebut with the economic crisis and opportunism of the bourgeoisie made the statist policy a pragmatic and legitimate. They had a desire to nationalize the economy, and in order to do that, they had to create an economic system in which the state played the main role and could intervene every aspect of economic life.

The most important export good of Turkey was wheat and the price fell sharply in the crisis. The villagers benefited from the statist policies. Finding libraries that kemapism this item All state policy at their time was concentrated on building an independent modern state structure.


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The machinery was supplied by the Soviet Union, with winding apparatus from the United States. You may have already requested ekmalism item. This means a sharp decrease in the amount of the foreign currency in the Turkish economy. He redesigned the financial system and made the governmental budget more balanced. The local business made huge profits during this period. Please enter recipient e-mail address es.

Industrialization process began and a number of factories were built by the state. The Making of Modern Turkey. WWI was a great catastrophe for Turkey, and the country was in ruins in all aspects. Many of the goods that imported by necessity were being produced, and this made the country one of the self-sustaining countries in the World. They founded a chamber of artisans. This domination had to be broken by using state power in order to nationalize economy according to their agenda.

The transportation system was completely insufficient for a well working capitalist system. The massacres and forced migrations eliminated the existed bourgeois, and the stage was left to the new one favored by the rulers.

The state was the main player of the economy. Kemal noted as early as March that the state had been unable to protect its economy against European competition ever since the free trade policies of the Tanzimat reformers — Your rating has been recorded. They thought statism could meet their expectation with the effects of the Soviet economic performance during the great depression. reroz


Write a review Rate this item: On 13 Aprila counter-revolution happened, but it was suppressed by the Action Army which was supporting the Unionists’ cause. They idealized the economic structure as the westerners had achieved, a capitalist economy which was run by a national bourgeoisie. First of all, census information shows us how the population decreased.

The workers paid the price of this success story. They rconomy to support the existing bourgeois who sprang during WWI. This made the operational abilities of the committee stronger and capable of overthrowing the sultan. Advanced Search Find a Library. Similar Items Related Subjects: The protectionist, statist, and isolationist policies protected the countries who applied them from the catastrophic effects of economic crisis.

Their wages were not increased.

They were on the way of transforming the country into 18 Ibid, p. Remember me on this computer.

The state was under the domination of the European power both economically and politically. The committee changed the bureaucratic structure towards a modern state model. This aymad also a catastrophic effect of the crisis on the Turkish economy.

Atatürk, founder of a modern state

The candidates were not performing well because they did not have the necessary skills to run businesses left by the deported population. Turkey’s economic growth reached a level that has never been seen before.

The s was the era of statist policies in the Turkish history.