Fall 2015

Friday, 3:00-4:30 pm*
Wednesday, 5:00 pm*

Department of Economics Murat Sertel Lounge, Natuk Birkan Building*

Organizers: Ceyhun Elgin & Deniz Selman

DateSpeakerAffiliationTitle of the Paper
Dec 21, 2015
  CEE Annual Conference: Advances in Behavioral Finance
Dec 16, 2015
Victor ChernozhukovMIT"Mostly Dangerous Econometrics: How to Do Model Selection with Inference in Mind?"Abstract
Nov 30, 2015 Charles Yuji Horioka
Asian Growth Research Institute (AGI), Japan
"The Impact of Inter-generational Transfers on the Distribution of Wealth: An International Comparison" Abstract
Nov 27, 2015 Berrak Bahadır Özyeğin University
"The Macroeconomic Consequences of Remittances" Abstract
Nov 20, 2015
Evren DamarBank of Canada
"Banks Financial Distress, Lending Supply and Consumption Expenditure" Abstract
Oct 19, 2015 Bilge ErtenNortheastern University
"For Better or Worse?: Education and the Prevalence of Domestic Violence in Turkey" - joint with Pınar Keskin Abstract
Jun 11, 2015 Gavin Bridge, Stefania Barca & Erik Swyngedouw  Occasional Economics Department Seminar "European Network of Political Ecology presents: Tracing Trends and Trajectories in Political Ecology First launch in Turkey of The Routledge Handbook of Political Ecology"
May 23, 2015   The Fifth Annual All-İstanbul Economics Workshop will be held on Saturday, 23 May 2015 from 9:30-18:00 at Boğaziçi University (Natuk Birkan Building).
May 22, 2015 Varun Gauri World Bank Occasional CEE Seminar "World Development Reprt 2015: Mind, Society and Behaviour"
May 12, 2015Korkut BoratavFaculty of Political Science, Ankara University (ret.)2015 Prof. Demir Demirgil Lecture "Türkiye'de Bölüşüm Göstergeleri: Kavramlar, Kaynaklar, Yorumlar"
May 08, 2015Erik MeyerssonStockholm School of Economics"Political Man on Horseback - Military Coups and Development"
May 04, 2015Steve CecchettiBrandeis International Business SchoolEconfin Finance Lecture "Financial Stability and Monetary Policy"
Mar. 27, 2015Kemal Kıvanc AkozNYU - Abu Dhabi"Why Do Masses Join Elite's Revolutions? A Model of Biased Leaders and Political Change" Abstract
Mar. 18, 2015Martin RaiserWorld Bank Country Director for TurkeyOccasional CEE Seminar "Turkey's Transitions: Integration, Inclusion, Institutions"
Feb. 18, 2015Serhan SadıkoğluTilburg University"Misclassication-Robust Semiparametric Estimation of Single-Index Binary Choice Models"
Feb. 13, 2015Yaprak TavmanUniversity of York"A Comparative Analysis of Macroprudential Policies" Abstract
Feb. 06, 2015Merve AkbaşDuke University"How to help the poor to save a bit: Evidence from a field experiment in Kenya*" Abstract
Dec. 19, 2014Ünal SevenIMT Institute for Advanced Studies LuccaOccasional CEE Seminar "Financial Development, Inequality and Poverty: Evidence from Emerging Economies"
Dec. 15, 2014 Bogazici UniversityADVANCES IN ECONOMICS Annual Conference of the Center for Economics and Econometrics (joint with CEE)
Dec. 12, 2014Jan EeckhoutUniversity College London & Barcelona GSE-UPF"Stochastic Sorting: Mismatched CEOs and their Performance" (joint with CED) Abstract
Dec. 05, 2014Sang Seok LeeBilkent University "Growth under Knightian Uncertainty: Application of Interactive Trial and Error Learning"
Nov. 21, 2014Özgür KıbrısSabancı University"On Surplus-Sharing in Partnerships" (joint with Arzu Kıbrıs)
Nov. 14, 2014Okan YılankayaKoç University"Resale in Second Price Auctions with Costly Participation" (joint with Görkem Çelik) Abstract
Nov. 07, 2014Allan DrazenUniversity of Maryland"Kosher Pork" Abstract
Oct. 24, 2014 Murat ÜngörCentral Bank of Republic of Turkey"Productivity Growth and Labor Reallocation: Latin America versus East Asia"