Dear Ma'am or Sir:

Please distribute the following Call For Chapters link throughout your
subscribership at the Academy of International Business of Michigan State

Following are some additional details:

Bryan Christiansen (PryMarke, LLC, USA)
M. Mustafa Erdoğdu (Marmara University, Turkey)

Call for Chapters
Proposals Submission Deadline: October 31, 2014
Full Chapters Due: November 30, 2014
Submission Date: February 15, 2015


For release in Advances in Finance, Accounting, and Economics (AFAE) Book

Series Editor: Ahmed Driouchi (Al Akhawayn University, Morocco)

ISSN: 2327-5677

The *Advances in Finance, Accounting, and Economics (AFAE) book series* aims
to publish comprehensive and informative titles in all areas of economics
and economic theory, finance, and accounting to assist in advancing the
available knowledge and providing for further research development in these
dynamic fields.

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As one of the fastest growing economies in the world, the Republic of
Turkey increasingly demands further research and study. As part of the
Europe and the MENA (Middle East & North Africa) region, Turkey has become
increasingly intertwined with the global economy. This multidimensional
investment is having important influences on the state of business and
government in the world, especially when considering the effects of
technological development and use worldwide.


The primary objective of the proposed publication is that of Reference
material for scholars, business executives, scholar-practitioners, and
university students who need to better understand the growing importance of
Turkey in today's global economy. The secondary objective is to provide a
foundation for other similar books on the subject. The book should be
published because global technological advancements and fast-moving
political changers are influencing the progress and prosperity of these

Target Audience

The primary intended audience is scholars and scholar-practitioners who
have the need for qualified Reference material regarding the subject matter
of the proposed publication as outlined above. The secondary intended
audience is business executives and undergraduate/graduate business and
economics students who require the same Reference material. While having
academic rigor, the book will be written in a way such that it can be
understood by non-academics and non-specialists; essentially, it will also
be appealing to the general public.

Recommended Topics

   - Effects of Globalization on Turkey
   - Effects of United States / China / Russia on Turkey
   - Global Competitiveness of Turkey
   - Changing Turkish Society
   - Labour, Culture, and Business Ethics
   - Turkish Education System
   - Demographic Realities
   - Urban Transformation
   - Corporate Governance
   - Reform, Crisis, and Independence
   - Opportunities and Challenges for Development
   - The Role of Institutions on Economic Development
   - Turkish Economic Development and Sustainability
   - Turkish Legal System
   - Effects of Industrial and Fiscal Policies on Economic Development
   - Sustainable Development and Renewable Energies
   - Social Issues Related to Technological Advancement
   - Strategic Innovation and Economic Development
   - Effects of Technology Spillovers on International Competition
   - Technological Change Dynamics in Developing Countries
   - Science and Technology Policy
   - Research and Development (R&D)
   - Isomorphism and Technology Transfer
   - Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
   - Decision-Making
   - Heavy and Light Manufacturing in Turkey
   - Foreign Direct Investment in Turkey and the Region
   - Shadow Economy and Tax Evasion
   - The Economics of Tax Competition
   - Tax Systems and Their Effect on the Competitiveness of Firms
   - Effects of Different Accounting and Finance Practices
   - Tax Morale and Compliance

Submission Procedure

Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit on or before *October
31, 2014*, a chapter proposal of 1,000 to 2,000 words clearly explaining
the mission and concerns of his or her proposed chapter. Authors of
accepted proposals will be sent chapter guidelines. Full chapters are
expected to be submitted by *November 30, 2014*. All submitted chapters
will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis. Contributors may also be
requested to serve as reviewers for this project.

Note: There are no submission or acceptance fees for manuscripts submitted
to this book publication, Comparative Economics and Regional Development in
Turkey. All manuscripts are accepted based on a double-blind peer review
editorial process.

All proposals should be submitted through the link at the bottom of this

This book is scheduled to be published by IGI Global (formerly Idea Group
Inc.), an international academic publisher of the “Information Science
Reference” (formerly Idea Group Reference), “Medical Information Science
Reference,” “Business Science Reference,” and “Engineering Science
Reference” imprints. IGI Global specializes in publishing reference books,
scholarly journals, and electronic databases featuring academic research on
a variety of innovative topic areas including, but not limited to,
education, social science, medicine and healthcare, business and
management, information science and technology, engineering, public
administration, library and information science, media and communication
studies, and environmental science. For additional information regarding
the publisher, please visit This publication is
anticipated to be released in 2016.

Important Dates
Phase 1:
Proposal Submission Deadline: *October 31, 2014*
Full Chapter Submission: *November 30, 2014*
Phase 2:
Review Process: *November 30, 2014 – December 30, 2015*
Review Results to Authors: *December 30, 2015*
Phase 3:
Revised Chapter Submission: *January 30, 2015*
Final Acceptance Notifications: *February 15, 2014*
Submission of Final Chapters: *February 28, 2015*

Bryan Christiansen at [log in to unmask]


Bryan Christiansen
9408 Bellevue Road
Battle Creek, Michigan   49014   USA
Cell: +90-549-680-1080 (Turkey)
Michigan Corporate ID: E42528
D-U-N-S #: 965461531

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