Departmental Seminars


Spring 2021

Schedule: Friday, 3:00 - 5:30 pm. Other dates/times as announced.

Place: Department of Economics Murat Sertel Lounge, Natuk Birkan Building (MAP) or streamed live via Zoom or YouTube.

Organizers: Yeliz Kaçamak & Murat Koyuncu & Mehmet Yiğit Gürdal

Date Speaker Affiliation Title of the Paper
Jun 14, 2021 Ayşe Buğra Boğaziçi University Demir Demirgil Lecture "Ekonomi ve siyaset ilişkisi üzerine: Hayek ve Polanyi’de seçim ve kaçınılmazlık"
Jun 11, 2021 Bilge Yılmaz Wharton, U. Pennsylvania Do Short Selling Constraints Matter? (joint with CED) Abstract
Jun 4, 2021 Giacomo Brusco University of Tübingen
Does the Informal Sector Escape the VAT? (joint with Tejaswi Velayudhan) Abstract
May 21, 2021 Duha Altındağ Auburn University Freedom of Speech, Deterrence, and Compellence in the Parliament Abstract
May 7, 2021 Wen-Tai Hsu Singapore Management University Innovation, Growth, and Dynamic Gains from Trade Abstract
Apr 16, 2021 Melis Kartal Vienna University of Economics and Business Fake News, Voter Overconfidence, and the Quality of Democratic Choice (joint work with Jean-Robert Tyran) Abstract
Feb 10, 2021

Holly Dykstra

Harvard University

Patience Across the Payday Cycle Abstract

Feb 5, 2021 Quentin Stoeffler ITU Do Cash Transfers Foster Resilience? Evidence from Rural Niger Abstract
Jan 29, 2021 Sven Hanold Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona Promoting Pluralism and Readership in Digital News: New Lessons for Tax Policy Abstract
Jan 15, 2021 Umut Dur North Carolina State University A Market Design Solution to the Unequal Distribution of Teachers in Schools Abstract