Nicolas Ressler is a PhD candidate at the Center for Geopolitical Research and Analysis (CRAG) – Paris 8 University, and an Associate Junior Researcher at the Institut Français des Etudes Anatoliennes (IFEA). His research focuses on political economy in contemporary Turkey.
His research focuses on the business communities’ mobilizations in Turkey, mainly within South-Eastern regions. His work tackles issues at the crossroad between geopolitics and political economy. His in-depth research pays a particular attention to political-economic coalitions, development economy on territorial margins, and internal political rivalries in Turkey.