International Journal of Business and Social Science

ISSN 2219-1933 (Print), 2219-6021 (Online) DOI: 10.30845/ijbss

Macroeconomic Targets and Policies in Turkey Medium Term Programme (2015 - 2017)
Mustafa Hulusi Erdinç, Zeynep Erdinç

Medium Term Programme (MTP), which initiates the budget process and covers the period of 2015-2017 is designed to perform the necessary breakthrough to achieve the 2023 goals on a more competitive and innovative ground. The main objective is to fight against inflation, to reduce the current account deficit and boost growth. To achieve these goals, monetary and fiscal policy stance continues to be tight and will accelerate structural reforms. During the Medium Term Program period of 2015 and 2017 the following areas have been identified as key priorities, increase in domestic savings, re-direction of available resources to productive areas, increase in production capacity of the economy and level of technology, improve efficiencies and increase the contribution of exports to growth. In this study, information will be given about the Medium Term Programme (MTP) 2015-2017, its objectives targets and the policies to be followed will be discussed.

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