Browsing by Subject "Housing"
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Publisher and Date:(Taylor & Francis, 2007)The housing sector is a very important sector in the national economy worldwide. The greater importance of the housing sector is broadly defined to include financing upgrading repairs management valuation taxation and population. The article presents a comparative analysis on housing policies in Turkey and Lithuania. The housing strategies -their differences and similarities - of Turkey and Lithuania are presented in the article. Strategic principles and preferences of housing are analysed in the ...
Publisher and Date:(Routledge Journals Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2018)Social assistance has become prominent in combating poverty in developing countries and has also contributed to the popularity and election success of governments implementing it. In this paper I employ household surveys and investigate the effect of social assistance on poverty and income inequality in Turkey. I also review the recent literature on poverty as well as different components of social protection spending: education health pensions and housing. In the empirical analysis I show that ...
Noise annoyance during COVID-19 lockdown: A research of public opinion before and during the pandemic Authors:
Publisher and Date:(Acoustical Society of America, 2020)Strict lockdown strategies to stop the spread of COVID-19 have caused a decrease in environmental noise levels and introduced new noise conditions in dwellings. The present study has investigated the impact of the forced lockdown in Turkey on noise annoyances due to traffic, neighbors, and personal dwellings, as well as the concern of being heard by neighbors, and overall dwelling satisfaction in an online questionnaire. The stress and anxiety levels of respondents were also investigated. The ...