A study about the Fiscal Democracy Approach and the Republic of Turkey

Akcha H., YURDADOĞ V. , Bozatli O.

DILEMAS CONTEMPORANEOS-EDUCACION POLITICA Y VALORES, cilt.7, 2019 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019


The concept of Fiscal Democracy, which is not yet fully defined, has the basic qualities that can be considered especially according to the structural conditions of the countries. The fiscal democracy is trying to determine how flexible the elected executive bodies are. As a result of this index, it is debated to the extent to which the countries can respond to the public's wishes by showing how much they are or are not able to act or have fiscal space in the public finance field. Earlier calculations of motion of the countries, the General Government Balance of mandatory and optional of making a distinction, Fiscal Democracy Index, covering the period 1950-2018 was calculated for Turkey.