Turkey's Turn? April 10-11, 2014 The Fletcher School

Video Interviews

During the two days of the "Turkey's Turn" conference, Alex Christie-Miller of the Christian Science Monitor sat down with a number of speakers and panelists to get at the root of the question, "Is it Turkey's Turn?"

Daron Acemo─člu, Elizabeth and James Killian Professor of Economics, MIT, and co-author of the best-selling book, "Why Nations Fail."


Ibrahim Turhan, Chairman and CEO, Borsa Istanbul


Soli Ozel, Professor of International Relations and Political Science, Istanbul Sehir University


Steven Cook, Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations


Arthur Sculley, Senior Fellow, Council on Emerging Market Enterprises, The Fletcher School


Kemal Kirisci, Director, Center on United States and Europe's Turkey Project, Brookings Institute

Why Turkey Now?

Dean James Stavridis

"The key question is not whether Turkey will play a global role, but rather what is the Turkish role globally."

Admiral James Stavridis, USN
Dean, The Fletcher School, Tufts University
Former Supreme Allied Commander, NATO