Fall 2017

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

Department of Economics Murat Sertel Lounge, Natuk Birkan Building*

Organizers: Murat Kırdar & Orhan Torul


DateSpeakerAffiliationTitle of the Paper
Dec 15, 2017Erdal AydınSabancı UniversityTBA
Dec 8, 2017Salih FendoğluTCMB"Country Spreads and Emerging Market Business Cycles: The Role of Cross-Border Banking and Global Liquidity"
Dec 1, 2017Cem ÇakmaklıKoç UniversityTBA
Nov 17, 2017Ebru VoyvodaMETU"Appropriate technology and barriers to technology adoption: potential implications for the EU"Abstract
Nov 10, 2017Murat DemirciKoç University"The Effects of High-Skilled Immigrants on Natives' Degree Attainment and Occupational Choices: An Analysis with Labor Market Equilibrium" Abstract
Oct 23, 2017 Michael ReedUniversity of Kentucky"Aging, Income Subsidy, and Farm Technical Efficiency in Korea" Abstract
Oct 20, 2017
Orhun SevinçTCMB"Skill-Biased Technical Change and Labor Market Polarization: The Role of Skill Heterogeneity Within Occupations"Abstract
Oct 2, 2017Stefano SivieroBank of Italy "Unconventional policy measures in the euro area: effectiveness and unintended consequences” (joint with Center for Economic Design) Abstract


Spring 2017

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

Department of Economics Murat Sertel Lounge, Natuk Birkan Building*

Organizers: Murat Koyuncu & Murat Kırdar

DateSpeakerAffiliationTitle of the Paper
May 26, 2017 Eren İnci Sabancı University"Unbundling Curbside Parking Costs from Housing Prices" Abstract
May 16, 2017
Quentin Stoeffler ITU"Indirect protection: the impact of cotton insurance on farmers 
income portfolio in Burkina Faso"Abstract
May 11, 2017Refet Gürkaynak
Bilkent University Demir Demirgil Lecture “Türkiye'de İktisat Politikası Düşünmek”
May 8, 2017
Jon DanielssonLSE"Future of banking regulation and macro prudential policies" joint with Econfin & The Banks Association of Turkey
May 5, 2017Beyza Polat Özyeğin University"Regional and Sectoral Productivity Differences in Turkey: Evidence from New Microdata" Abstract
Apr 28, 2017Musab Kurnaz Koc University"Optimal Taxation of Families : Mirrlees Meets Becker" Abstract
Apr 14, 2017
İrem Güçeri University of Oxford "Impatient or Desperate? Structural Evidence on Financing Constraints from a Natural Experiment" Abstract
Apr 3, 2017
İsmail Kartal CFO, P&G Türkiye ve Kafkasya
"Bir Uluslararası Hızlı Tüketim Malları Şirketinde Finansal Liderlik"
Mar 31, 2017
Simon Quinn University of Oxford "Anonymity or Distance? Experimental Evidence on Obstacles to Youth Employment Opportunities" Abstract
Mar 24, 2017Murat G. KırdarBoğaziçi University"The Effect of Education on Internal Migration in Turkey: Level and Timing Effects by Reason of Migration" Abstract
Feb 10, 2017
So KubotaPrinceton University
"Child Care Costs and Stagnating Female Labor Force Participation in the US"Abstract
Feb 6, 2017 Kenan HuremovicAix-Marseille School of Economics & GREQAM "Production Networks" Abstract
Feb 3, 2017 Emekcan Yücel University of Maryland
“Third Party Voting: Vote One’s Heart or One’s Mind?” Abstract
Jan 27, 2017
Esra Köse UC Davis "Local Area Spending Exposure to Head Start and Academic Performance: Evidence from Texas" Abstract