CV

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Education

Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands (2020-)

PhD Candidate in Economics

Supervisors: Prof. Dinand Webbink & Assoc. Prof. Sacha Kapoor


Yale University, New Haven, USA (2022)

Visiting Assistant in Research


Tinbergen Institute, Amsterdam, Netherlands (2018-2020)

Mphil in Economics, Econometrics and Finance

Thesis: The Causal Effect of Migration on Income and Attitudes: Intergenerational Evidence from Turkish Migration to Europe


Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey (2012-2018)

Bachelor of Arts in Economics, Double Major in Sociology

Ranked 3rd out of 115 students (GPA: 3.81/4.00)


Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands (2016)

Exchange student

Teaching Experience

Seminar on International Financial Markets, Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam (2021,2022)

Teaching assistant responsible for holding office hours, grading homework, coordinating organizational details


Microeconomics II, Vrije Universiteit (2020)

Teaching assistant responsible for holding TA lectures, grading homework


Fundamental Mathematics, Tinbergen Institute (2019)

Teaching assistant responsible for holding TA lectures, grading homework


Evolution of Economies and Economics, Bogazici University (2017)

Teaching assistant responsible for holding office hours


Macroeconomics I, Bogazici University (2015)

Teaching assistant responsible for holding problem session hours, helping with preparation of exam questions, grading homework

Research Experience

Permanent Guests: Self Selection and Economic Returns for Turkish Migration to Europe

Working paper with Prof. Dinand Webbink and Assoc. Prof. Sacha Kapoor


The Causal Effect of Migration on Income and Attitudes: Intergenerational Evidence from Turkish Migration to Europe (2020)

Mphil thesis supervised by Prof. Dinand Webbink and Assoc. Prof. Sacha Kapoor


The Determinants of the Differences in Price Levels Across Europe, 1300-1914 (2017)

Worked as a research assistant for Assoc. Prof. Kivanc Karaman and Prof. Sevket Pamuk (Bogazici University)


Rubinstein Meets Abraham: Analysis of Bargaining Behavior During the Festival of Sacrifice (2017)

Worked as a research assistant by organizing and analyzing the data for Assoc. Prof. Seda Ertac (Koc University) and Asst. Prof. Burak Dindaroglu (IEU)


Causal Determinants of Popularity on Instagram (2016)

Project supervised by Prof. Ceyhun Elgin

Other Professional Experience

Internship, Amsterdam Health and Technology Institute (2019)

Internship, Central Bank of Turkey, Ankara (2016)

Internship, Akbank, Istanbul (2016)

Internship, Coca Cola Icecek, Istanbul (2015)

Talks

Workshop with Guido Imbens, Rotterdam (2022)

European Society for Population Economics, Calabria (2022)

International Association for Applied Econometrics, London (2022)

Spring Meeting of Young Economists, Orleans (2022)

The Society of Labor Economists Annual Conference, Minneapolis (2022)

Workshop on Labour Economics, Trier (2022)

Nederlandse Economendag 2021, Den Haag (2021)

EUR PhD Lunch Seminars, Rotterdam (2021)

Honors & Grants

ODISSEI Microdata Data Discount for Statistics Netherlands project "The determinants and effect of governmental policies on immigrant outcomes in the Netherlands" (2022)

Tinbergen Institute Tuition Waiver and Full Scholarship (2018)

B.A. with High Honors (2018)

Turkish Economic Association Outstanding Achievement Scholarship (2015)

Ranked in top 0.02 percentile (out of 1.5 million) in University Entrance Exam (2012)

Skills

Languages: Turkish (Native), English (Fluent, IELTS:8.0), Dutch (Pre-Intermediate), Portuguese (Beginner)

Computer Skills: R, Stata, Latex, Eviews, Google Adwords

Additional

Organizer of Erasmus PhD Lunch Seminars with Jori Korpershoek


Team Captain of Bogazici Debate Society


Volunteered at Rehabilitation of Prisoners through Drama Program with BUSOS