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Ph.D. Alumni

2020

  • Nazlı Şahanoğulları    

Thesis supervisor: Prof. Aylin Seçkin

Thesis title: Essays on the Economics of Demography and Gender in Turkey

Current Position: Instructor, Istanbul Bilgi University; Job Market Candidate

2019  

  • Fatma Aslan    

Dual Ph.D. degree with CNAM, France

Thesis supervisors: Prof. Dr. Jean Lainé & Assoc. Prof. Ayça Giritligil 

Thesis title: Essays on Allocation Procedures of Indivisibles

Current Position: Post-doctoral Researcher, Budapest University of Technology and Economics

  • Deren Çağlayan   

Thesis supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Ayça Giritligil  

Thesis title: Group Favoritism and Social Efficiency Concerns 

Current Position: Post-doctoral Researcher, Bilkent University

  • Seçkin Özbilen   

Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dr. İpek Özkal Sanver  

Thesis title: Three Essays on Coalition Formation Games       

Current Position: Instructor, Istanbul Bilgi University; Job Market Candidate

2018         

  • Papatya Duman   

Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dr. Walter Trockel

Thesis title: Three Essays on Game Theory

Current Position: Post-doctoral Researcher, Paderborn University

  • Esra Şimşek   

Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dr. Koray Akay

Thesis title: Testing the Validity of Lucas Critique Empirically  

Current Position: Independent Researcher

2017

  • Hayrullah Dindar   

Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jean Lainé

Thesis title: Essays on Representative Democracy

Current Position: Assistant Professor, İstanbul Bilgi University

2016   

  • Deniz  Kellecioglu   

Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dr. Koray Akay  

Thesis title: What is Required for (R)evolutions? - The Case of Economics

Current Position: Senior Lecturer, University of Gothenburg

2015

  • Onur Doğan   

Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jean Lainé   

Thesis title: Contributions to the Theory of Allocation and Collective Decision-Making Procedures

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Altınbaş University

  • Deniz  Güvercin   

Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dr. Koray Akay  

Thesis title: Why Autocracies in the Middle East and North Africa are Persistent : A Game Theoretic Approach

Current Position: Assistant Professor, İstanbul Arel University

  • Barış Soybilgen   

Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ege Yazgan  

Thesis title: Three Essays on Forecasting

Current Position: Assistant Professor, İstanbul Bilgi University

  • Erhan Uluceviz   

Thesis supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Harald Schmidbauer  

Thesis title: Identification Through Heteroscedasticity within the Network Connectedness Framework: The "Systemic Five" Stock Markets

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Gebze Technical University

2014

  • Ayşenur Acar   

Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dr. Cem Başlevent  

Thesis title: Three Essays on Dynamics of Poverty

Current Position: Economist, World Bank

  • Bora Erdamar    

Dual Ph.D. degree with Ecole Polytechnique, France

Thesis supervisors: Prof. Dr. M. Remzi Sanver & Prof. Dr. Jean-Francois Laslier

Thesis title: Informational Frameworks in Collective Decision Making: A Suggested Compromise

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Bahçeşehir University

  • Ali İhsan Özkes                                                                                               

Dual Ph.D. degree with Ecole Polytechnique, France

Thesis supervisors: Prof. Dr. M. Remzi Sanver & Prof. Yukio Koriyama

Thesis title: Essays in Collective Decision Making

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Vienna University of Economics and Business

  • Yusuf Varlı   

Thesis supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Orhan Erdem  

Thesis title: Three Esssays on Macroeconometrics

Current Position: Assistant Professor, İbn Haldun University

2013

  • Duygu Nizamoğulları 

Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dr. İpek Özkal Sanver  

Thesis subject: Essays on Consistency and Converse Consistency in Matching Problems  

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Piri Reis University