Fall 2016

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

Department of Economics Murat Sertel Lounge, Natuk Birkan Building*

Organizers: Murat Koyuncu & Deniz Selman

DateSpeakerAffiliationTitle of the Paper
Dec 13, 2016
Elif F. Acar
Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba
"Dynamic Vine Copula Models for Multivariate Time Series Data" Joint with Claudia Czado (Technische Universit at M unchen) Abstract
Dec 12, 2016
Turgut KışınbaySenior Analyst, Oppenheimer Funds
"ABD'de yeni ekonomik politika rejimi ve potansiyel küresel etkileri" (joint with Econfin)
Dec 2, 2016 Sinan Sarpça Koç University"Does School Matter? Estimating Value-Added at Highly Selective Schools" (joint work with Ahmet Alkan) Abstract
Nov 25, 2016Gonzague Vannoorenberghe IRES, Université Catholique de Louvain "Resource rents and imports of luxury" Joint with D. Hillrichs (Tilburg) Abstract
Nov 18, 2016
Suut Doğruel Marmara University"Chinese Economic Expansion and the Manufacturing Sector in the MENA Region" joint with Confucius Institute at BU
Nov 11, 2016 Kıvanç KaramanBoğaziçi University"Money and Monetary Stability in Europe, 1300-1914"
Nov 4, 2016 Nejat Anbarcı Deakin University "Attraction-Effect Heuristics" Abstract
Oct 21, 2016Muhammed Ali YıldırımKoç University "Structure of Comparative Advantage" Abstract
Sep 21, 2016
Beate Jochimsen
Berlin Schooll of Economics and Law
"On the Political Economy of National Tax Revenue Forecasts – Evidence from OECD Countries"
Sep 05, 2016
Erol AkçayUniversity of Pennsylvania "Evolution of preferences, incentives, and social networks"
Jun 04, 2016 Wendy Carlin & Sam BowlesUniversity College London & Sante Fe Institute A debate on teaching "Introduction to Economics" – CORE Workshop
May 16, 2016
May 17, 2016 
 BU Journal/CEE30th Anniversary Conference 
May 10, 2016 Ege YazganBilgi University 2016 Prof. Demir Demirgil Lecture "Türkiye'de Ekonomik Büyüme Neden Bu kadar Dalgalı ?"
May 02, 2016
David BlakeCity University London"Defined Contribution Pension Plans: Optimal Funding and Investment Strategies" (joint with Econfin)
Apr 29, 2016  Orhan TorulBoğaziçi University"Intergenerational Educational Mobility in Turkey" 
Apr 15, 2016
Keith Head UBC"Brands in Motion: How Frictions Shape Multinational Production" Abstract
Apr 08, 2016 İrem Güçeri Oxford University Centre for Business Taxation
"Effectiveness of Fiscal Incentives for R&D: Quasi-Experimental Evidence" Abstract
Apr 06, 2016
Ramazan GencaySimon Fraser University
"Price Impact of Aggressive Liquidity Provision" Abstract
Apr 01, 2016 Simon QuinnUniversity of Oxford "Self-Employment, Capital and Job Search in Urban Ghana: Evidence from a Structural Model"
Mar 25, 2016
Alpaslan Akay University of Gothenburg "Home Sweet Home? Macroeconomic Conditions in Home Countries and the Well-Being of Migrants" 
Mar 11, 2016Orhan AygünBoğaziçi University "Dynamic Reserves in Matching Markets With Contracts: Theory and Applications" Abstract
Feb 15, 2016
Sevcan Yeşiltaş Johns Hopkins University
"The Collateral Channel: Real Estate Prices and Firm Leverage" 
Feb 12, 2016
Mark Hallam
University College Dublin "Mixed-Frequency Macro-Financial Spillovers" Abstract
Feb 10, 2016Galip Kemal ÖzhanUniversity of Washington"Financial Intermediation, Resource Allocation,and Macroeconomic Interdependence" Abstract
Feb 08, 2016
Hosny Zoabi
New Economic School"Women’s Liberation as a Financial Innovation"
Feb 05, 2016 Gunda-Alexandra DetmersFreie Universität Berlin"Forward Guidance under Disagreement - Evidence from the Fed’s Dot Projections"
Feb 04, 2016Malik ÇürükTilburg University"Structural Transformation and Technological Progress"
Feb 03, 2016Onur AltındağCity University of New York
"Son Preference, Fertility Decline, and the Non-Missing Girls of Turkey"
Feb 01, 2016Metin UyanıkJohns Hopkins University"Computation of Stationary Equilibrium Payoffs in Coalitional Bargaining"
Jan 29, 2016
Rigissa Megalokonomou
University of Warwick
"Knowing who you are: The Effect of Feedback on Short and Long Term Outcomes"
Jan 25, 2016
Mert Kimya Brown University "Equilibrium Coalitional Behavior"
Jan 22, 2016Egle Karmaziene
Stockholm School of Economics
"Motives for Entrepreneurial Saving: Evidence from Sweden"
Jan 19, 2016 Levent KockesenKoc University
"Optimal Delegation of Sequential Decisions: The Role of communication and Reputation"