Contact Address: Phone Numbers and Email:
Middle East Technical University Phone: +90-312- 210 3061
Department of Business Administration Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
06800 Ankara – TURKEY Fax: +90-312-210 7962
Post-doc in Economics, Max Planck Institute of Economics, Germany (2006)
Ph.D. in Economics, Texas Tech University, U.S.A., (2000)
M. S. in Marketing, Texas Tech University, U.S.A., (1995)
B. S. in Business Administration, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, (1994)
Exchange Student, Texas Tech University, College of Buss. Adm., U.S.A., (1993)
AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION
Microeconomics, Managerial Economics, Decision Making Under Risk and Uncertainty,
Experimental Economics, Behavioral Economics, Entrepreneurship.
Feb. 2015-2018 Dean, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, METU
May 2015-2018 Member of the Executive Board, METU TEKNOKENT
Sept 2015- Mentor, Team member of Design Factory, METU
Jan. 2013-2015 Associate Dean of Faculty of Economic and Administrative
Sept. 2012-2015 Member of the Faculty Executive Board, Faculty of Economic and
Administrative Sciences, METU
Feb 2012 Received Full Professorship Title from METU
Dec.2011- Member of the Executive Board, Disaster Management
Implementation and Research Center, METU
Feb 2011- Member of the Academic Board of Earth System Sciences, METU
12/2010-2012 Member of the Faculty Academic Board, Faculty of Economic and
Administrative Sciences, METU
2010- 2013 METU SUNY-BAS Joint Diploma Program Coordinator
2009-2011 Member of the Executive Board, Center for European Studies, METU
8/2007-2012 Associate Professor, METU, Department of Business Administration
2006-7/2007 Associate Professor, Yeditepe University, Department of Economics
April 2006 Received Associate Professorship Title from Turkish Council of
Aug 2005- Research Associate, Max Planck Institute of Economics, Jena,
2000-2006 Assistant Professor, Yeditepe University, Department of Economics,
1996-2000 Teaching Assistant, Department of Economics, Texas Tech
1997-2000 Research Assistant, Wind Science and Engineering Research Center,
Texas Tech University, U.S.A.
HONORS, AWARDS, AND GRANTS
2017 Research Award- METU Academic Performance Reward
2015 Research Award- METU Academic Performance Reward
2014 Research Award- METU Academic Performance Reward
2013 Research Grant- METU Scientific Research Project Funding
(BAP) from Presidency Office, Disaster Management Implementation
and Research Center BAP-08-11-2013-049
2013 Research Grant- METU Scientific Research Project Funding (BAP)
from Faculty of Business and Administrative Sciences BAP 04-02-
2012 Research Grant- METU Scientific Research Project Funding (BAP)
from Faculty of Business and Administrative Sciences BAP-04-02-
2012 Research Grant- METU Scientific Research Project Funding from
Presidency Office, Disaster Management Implementation and
Research Center BAP-08-11-2012-003
2011 Research Award- METU Academic Performance Reward
2010 Research Award- METU Academic Performance Reward
2010 Research Grant - METU Scientific Research Project Funding (BAP)
2009 Research Award-METU Academic Performance Reward
2008-2009 Research Grant - METU Scientific Research Project Funding (BAP)
2005-2006 Post-doctoral scholarship, Max Planck Institute of Economics
2004-2006 Research Grant, the Scientific and Technological Research Center of
Turkey (TÜBİTAK), Report/Grant no: 104K109
2003 Research Grant, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Turkey.
2000 Best Paper Award, American Marketing Association, Winter
Educators’ Conference Proceedings
1999 Dissertation Research Grant, American National Institute of
Standards and Structural Technology. NIST/TTU Cooperative
Agreement Award 70NANB8H0059
1999 Dissertation Research Grant, Paul Whitfield Horn Fellowship.
1998 Distinguished Lecturer Award, Department of Econ., TexasTech Uni.
1996 Award for Top Graduate Paper, Student Competition, Advertising
Division of Association for Education in Journalism and Mass
Communication, Anaheim, California. Paper: “The Portrayal of
Women in TV Commercials”.
1994-95 Graduate Student Scholarship, Department of Marketing, Texas Tech
1993 Dean’s Honor List, College of Business Administration, Texas Tech
1. “Preferences for Risk Mitigation Mechanisms: An Experimental Evidence” with
Ozge Dinc Cavlak and Burcak Basbug Erkan, 2018, Natural Hazards Review (SCI)
2. "Responses of Dissatisfied Investors: Exit, Voice or Loyalty" with Muge Tasci,
Journal of Financial Services Marketing, September 2017, Volume 22, Issue 3, pp
109–118 (Emerging Sources Citation Index)
3. “An Individual's Stock Investment Decision: Rational Investment or Affective
Attraction” with Naime Usul, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics
March,2017 (SSCI) 10.1016/j.socec.2017.04.004
4. “Economic Growth, Energy and Environmental Kuznets Curve” with Selin Ozokcu,
Renewable and Sustainable Energy Review, article accepted for publication Jan 2017
DOI 10.1016/j.rser.2017.01.059, (SCI)
5. “Impact of Outcome Ambiguity on Self-Insurance and Self- Protection:
Experimental Evidence” Bulletin of Economic Research, Nov.2016,
DOI: 10.1111/boer.12111 (SSCI)
6. “Successes and Failures of Compulsory Risk Mitigation: Re-evaluating the Turkish
Catastrophe Insurance Pool" with Burçak Başbuğ, Vol 39, No 4, Disasters, October
7. “An Experimental Investigation of Insurance Decisions in Low Probability and High
Loss Risk Situations” with Andrea Morone, Journal of Economic Interaction and
Coordination, 2014, 9:53–67 DOI 10.1007/s11403-013-0112-2 (SSCI)
8. “Displaying Information about Probability: Experimental Evidence” with Andrea
Morone, Bulletin of Economic Research, 2012, 64 (2): 157-171. (SSCI)
9. “Are Fertility Decisions in Turkey Affected by Infant Mortality and Income?” with
Ugur Soytas, 27 (310), 39-52, Ocak, 2012, İktisat, İşletme ve Finans Dergisi (SSCI)
10. Türkiye’de Siyasi Kutuplaşması Oluşturan Unsurlar: Seçmen Tercihlerinde
Ekonomik Oy Verme Davranışından Toplumsal Travma Kuramına Kadar Bir Dizi
Etkenin Görece Etkileri" with Cengiz Yılmaz and Oğuzhan Aydemir, 27 (311),
Şubat, 2012, İktisat, İşletme ve Finans Dergisi (SSCI)
11. "Factors affecting risk mitigation revisited: the case of earthquake in Turkey" with
Cengiz Yılmaz, Journal of Risk Research, Volume 14, Issue 1 Ocak 2011 , pages 17
- 46 (SSCI)
12. “Olasılığı Düşük Risklerin Yönetimi ve Risk Algısı: Deprem Riski Üzerine Bir Saha
Araştırması” with Cengiz Yılmaz, İktisat, İşletme ve Finans Dergisi, vol 25, 295,47-
71, Ekim 2010 (SSCI)
13. “Joint and Interactive Effects of Trust and (Inter) Dependence on the Emergence of
Relational Behaviors in Long-Term Channel Dyads.” with Cengiz Yilmaz and
Bulent Sezen. Industrial Marketing Management, 34, 235-248, 2005 (SSCI)
14. “Credit Risk Market and the Recent Loan Profile in the Turkish Banking Sector”
with Erk Hacihasanoglu, International Research Journal of Finance and Economics
Issue 32, 2009 (ECONLIT, JEL, B type Journal)
15. “Entrepreneurship in Turkey and developing countries: a comparison of activities,
chararacteristics, motivation and environment for entrepreneurship” with Esra
Karadeniz, MIBES Transsactions International Journal, Vol.3, Issue 1, 2009 (JEL,
16. “Transmission of World Shocks to Turkish Economy” with Nazlı Yılmaz. The
Empirical Economics Letters, 6(4), Temm 2007 (ECONLIT)
17. “Market Forces and Price Ceilings: A Classroom Experiment” with Jamie Brown
Kruse and Mark Thompson, International Review of Economic Education, 4 (2),
2005. (REPEC, IDEAS)
18. “Housing affordability in Turkey: A Calculation Integrating Income Inequality” with
Mehmet Asici and Ali Hepsen, The Empirical Economics Letters, 10(4) 2011
19. “Valuing of Self-Insurance and Self-Protection under Ambiguity: Experimental
Evidence”, Jena Economic Research Papers, #2007-034. ISSN 1864-7057
20. Valuing Protection against Low Probability, High Loss Risks: Experimental
Evidence” with Andrea Morone, Max Planck Institute of Economics, Strategic
Interaction Group, Discussion Paper, 2007, No. 34-2006.
21. “Measuring the Degree of Ambiguity about Probability: Experimental Evidence”
with Andrea Morone, Max Planck Institute of Economics, Strategic Interaction
Group, Discussion Paper, No. 40-2005.
1. “Overconfidence in finance with different domains: an interdisciplinary experimental
approach”, Cumhuriyet Üniversitesi İİBF dergisi, 2014, 15(1), ss 253-268.
2. “Measuring risk tolerance in finance: Does the decision frame matter?”
Kahramanmaras Sutcu İmam IIBF dergisi, 2013, 10(29, ss. 265-276.
3. “Türkiye’de Algısal Sapmalar” with Adil ORAN and Görkem TURGUT ÖZER,
Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi, İşletme Fakültesi Dergisi, Cilt 12, Sayı 2, 2011.
4. Investigating The Factors Affecting Total Entrepreneurial Activities in Turkey, with
Esra Karadeniz, ODTÜ Development Journal, 38 (3), Aralık, 2011 (ECONLIT).
5. “An empirical investigation of payment performance for consumer loans in Turkey”
with Levent Boran., ODTÜ Development Journal, Aralık 2008 (ECONLIT)
6. "Entrepreneurship Activities in Turkey: An International Comparison Using GEM
Data", with Esra Karadeniz, Boğaziçi Journal, Vol 23, Number 1-2, 2009
7. “Rekabet, İşletme Stratejisi ve Pazarlama: Tarihsel Bakış Açısıyla Kritik Bir
Değerlendirme,” with Cengiz Yilmaz Pİ: Pazarlama ve İletişim Kültürü Dergisi, 1, 1,
1. “Behavioral Economics and Energy Market” in Routledge Handbook of Energy
Economics, Ugur Soytas and Ramazan Sarı (eds), ISBN: 9781138208254. August2019
2. ‘Mapping Entrepreneurial Activities and Entrepreneurial Attitudes in Turkey” with
Esra Karadeniz, Routledge Handbook of Entrepreneurship in Developing Economies,
2016, Routledge International Handbooks by Colin C. Williams (Editor), Anjula
Gurtoo (Editor), ISBN-13: 978-1138849143,ISBN-10: 1138849146
3. “Disaster Losses in the Developing World: Evidence from the August 1999
Earthquake in Turkey," with J. B. Kruse and B. Ewing, Economic Development -
Issues and Policies, N. Narayana, editor, Serials Publications, New Delhi, 2004.
4. "Risk Perception and the Value of Safe Rooms as a Protective Measure for Tornadoes:
A Survey Method," Chapter 8 of Economics and Wind, B. T. Ewing and J. B. Kruse,
eds., Nova Science Publishing, 2005.
5. “Trade Competitiveness and Productivity: Case of Turkey and EU Manufacturing”
with Veysel Ulusoy, International Research on Global Affairs, Gregory T.
Papanikos, editor, ISBN: 960 - 88672-4-X, 510 pages, ATINER, 2005.
6. “Disaster Risk Management in Turkey” with Polat Gulkan, Sevtap Kestel, and
Burcak Basbug Erkan. Improving Assessment of Disaster Risks to Strengthen
Financial Resilience, G20 Publication- Government of Mexico and the World Bank,
7. “Riskli ve Belirsiz Durumlarda Karar Verme” forthcoming, İletişim Yayınları
8. Senin Kararın Mı? Ticaret Bakanlığı
9. “Gümrük Birliği Sonrasi Türkiye Sanayi Sektöründe Eğilimler”, with İdil Uz,
Türkiye-Avrupa Birliği İlişkileri Üzerine Ekonomi-Politik Tezler, Irfan Kalayci,
editör, İstanbul: Beta Yayınları, Ocak 2006.
1. BAP -08-11-2017-006 Afet ve Acil Durumlara Hazır ODTÜ Kampusü-ODTÜ İİBF ve
ODTÜ Afet Yönetimi Uygulama ve Araştırma Merkezi Ortak Projesi
2. BAP-08-11-DPT-2011K121010 “Araştırma Kapasitesi Geliştirme Projesi- Deneysel ve
Davranışsal Laboratuvarı” with Muruvvet Buyukboyaci, Serkan Kucuksenel,Sinan
Gonul, Nilay Yavuz, Ozgehan Senyuva, Ozge Dinc, Baris Kocaaslan, Baris Urhan, Ali
Kocaaslan, Deniz Goktas, 2015-16
3. Impact of Coca-Cola System on Turkish Economy (2013) Member of project group.
Estimated the macroeconomic and industry wise direct, indirect, and induced effects of
Coca-Cola System in Turkey using SAM analysis, computed multipliers, and interpreted
the results, and prepared the reportBAP 08-11-2013-049 “KOBİ’lerin Afetlere Karsı
Hazırlıklı Olmalarını Etkıleyen Faktörlerın Incelenmesı: Bır Anket Çalısması” with
Burcak Basbug and Türker Aydın
4. BAP 04-02-2013-001”Bıreylerın Fınansal Rısk Algıları Ve Sıgorta Alım Kararlarının
Incelenmesı: Anket Çalısması” with Adil Oran and Serkan Şahin
5. BAP-08-11-2012-003 “Afet Riski Yönetiminde Risk Azaltıcı Mekanizmaların
Karşılaştırılması:Piyasada Mevcut Sigortalar ve Bireysel Önlemler” with Burcak Basbug
and Ozge Dinc ODTÜ Rektörlük Bilimsel Araştırma Projesi
6. BAP-04-02-2012-002 “Aşırı Güven Algı Sapmasının Menkul Kıymet Piyasalarında
Fiyat Balonlarının Oluşumu Üzerindeki Etkisinin Laboratuar Deneyleri Yardımıyla
İncelenmesi” with Serkan Sahin ODTÜ Dekanlık Araştırma Projesi
7. BAP- 04-02-2010-02 “Türkiye’de Günümüzün ve Geleceğin Yöneticilerinin Karar
Verme Süreçlerindeki Bilişsel Sapmalarin İncelenmesi” with Adil Oran, ODTÜ
Dekanlık Bilimsel Araştırma Projeleri
8. International Labor Organization (ILO) project-Background Assessment of Decent
Employment for Women in ANKARA, GAZİANTEP and KONYA, Project code:
9. BAP-2008-04-02-03 “Risk Algısında Kültürel Farklılaşmalar” ODTÜ Dekanlık Bilimsel
10. “Hanehalklarının Depremin Ekonomik ve Fiziksel Risklerine Karşı Alabilecekleri
Tedbirlerin Tespiti, Ekonomik Değerlerinin Belirlenmesi ve Karar Sürecini Etkileyen
Faktörlerin İncelenmesine Yönelik Bir Saha Araştırması”, The Scientific and
Technological Research Center of Turkey (TÜBİTAK), 2006, Report/Grant No:
11. “Survey on In-residence Storm Shelters in Tornado-Prone Areas”, American National
Institute of Standards and Structural Technology, Report/Grant No: 70NANB8H0059
12. “The Subjective Value of Deforested Land: A Contingent Valuation Study of Istanbul
Anatolian Side”, Turkish Ministry of Forestry, December 2003.
Reviewer of Rejda, G.E. and M.J. McNamara,“Principles of Risk Management and
Insurance” 12th ed. Pearson Education Limited.2013
Refereed Conference Proceedings and Abstracts
Nov 2016 ESA North American Meeting, Effects of Overconfidence in Creating
Bubbles in Financial Markets: An Experimental Study, Serkan Sahin
Sept. 2016 SEEP, Investigating the Factors Affecting Willingness to Pay for Residential
Photovoltaic Systems: A Survey Study in Ankara, Turkey, Eren Aslihak,
May 2015 16th EBES Conference, İstanbul 'Economic Growth and Environment Nexus:
Environmental Kuznets Curve' with Selin Ozokcu
May 2015 The Forum for Economists International is organizing the 5th Global
Conference in Amsterdam, Netherlands “Relationship between
Environmental Degradation and Economic Development: A Panel Data
Analysis” with Selin Ozokcu
Jan 2015 “Individual Decisions among the Risk Reduction Mechanisms: An
Experimental Evidence” 15th EBES Conference, Lisbon, with Ozge Dinc
Sept 2014 “Responses of Dissatisfied Stock Market Investors: Exit, Voice or Loyalty”
International Research Conference on Business, Economics and Social
Sciences, IRC-2014, Müge Taşçı
June 2014 “Business Disaster Preparedness of SMEs: A Survey Study in METU
Technopark Society for Risk Analysis- Europe Annual Meeting, İstanbul,
June .2014 Society for Risk Analysis- Europe Annual Meeting, İstanbul. with Ozge
June 2012 Society for Risk Analysis- Europe Annual Meeting, Zurich, “Investigating
Risk Reduction Mechanisms in Outcome Ambiguity: Experimental
Evidence” with Cengiz Yilmaz.
June 2011 Eurasia Business and Economics Society (EBES) Conference, Istanbul,
“Risk Attitudes against Losses: An Application to an Emerging Market"
with Adil Oran and Serkan Sahin
May 2011 10. Ulusal İşletmecilik Konferansı"Algısal Sapmalar Ve Demografik
Özellikler Arasındaki İlişki: Yönetici Ve Yönetici Adayları Üzerinde Bir
Saha Araştırması" with Adil Oran and Görkem Özer
Oct 2010 1. Ulusal Nüfusbilim Kongresi, Ankara, “Are Fertility Decisions in Turkey
Affected by Infant Mortality and Income? With Ugur Soytas
May 2010 Eurasia Business and Economics Society (EBES) Conference, Istanbul,
“Housing affordability in Turkey: A Calculation Integrating Income
Inequality” with Mehmet Asici and Ali Hepsen.
Jan 2010 Türkiye’nin Afet Yönetimi Onikinci Yuvarlak Masa Toplantısı, Ankara,
“İstanbul’daki Hane Halkının Deprem Riskini Nasıl Lagıladığı ve Hali
Hazırda Aldığı veya Almayı Düşündüğü Tedbirler”
Sept 2009 4
th European Entrepreneurship and Innovation Conference, Belgium,
“Differences between being Opportunity-Driven and Necessity-Driven
Entrepreneur: Evidence from Turkey’s GEM Data” with Esra Karadeniz.
May 2009 ECONANADOLU- Anadolu İktisat Kongresi, 2009,Eskişehir,
Measuring Risk Tolerance: Does the Methodology Matter? with Serkan
Sept 2008 Muhan Soysal İşletmecilik Konferansı, KKTC, “Credit Risk and Loan
profile of Turkey” with Erk Hacıhasanoğlu.
July 2008 MIBES 2008 conference Larissa, Greece “Entrepreneurial Activities in
Turkey” with Esra Karadeniz.
July 2008 Global Business and Technology Association Conference, Madrid, Spain.
“Investigating Risk Management Strategies: The Case of Earthquake in
Turkey” with Cengiz Yılmaz.
July 2008 FUR Conference in Barcelona at IESE Business School, “The Impact of
Outcome Ambiguity on the Valuation of Self-Insurance and
June 2007 Economic Science Association World Meeting, “Representation of
Outcome Ambiguity: Experimental Evidence” with Andrea Morone,
July 2006 IAREP/SABE Conference, “Individual Responses toward Low Probability,
High Loss Risks: Experimental Evidence”, Paris, France.
June 2005 ECOMOD, Economic Policy Modeling,” Earthquake and Risk Mitigation in
Turkey: A Preliminary Survey Study,” Istanbul, Turkey.
May 2005 ATINER, 3rd International Conference on European and International
Political and Economic Affair “Trade Competitiveness and Productivity:
Case of EU and Turkey Manufacturing” with Veysel Ulusoy, Athens, Greece.
Nov 2003 Southern Economic Association Conference. San Antonio, USA. “Market
Forces and Price Ceilings: A Classroom Experiment” will be presented in a
sponsored session by ESA with Mark Thompson and Jamie Kruse.
July 2003 EURO/INFORMS, “The Effects of Risk Perception on Individuals’
Willingness to Pay for Self-Insurance: A Survey Study Based on the
Expected Earthquake in Istanbul” Istanbul, Turkey.
Sept 2001 Erc/METU International Conference in Economics, Ankara, Turkey“
Examining Credit Default Risk: An Empirical Study on Consumer Credit
Client” with Levent Boran, Ankara, Turkey.
July 2001 Global Business and Technology Association Conference, İstanbul, Turkey.
“Energy Consumption and GDP Relation in Turkey: A Cointegration and
Vector Error Correction Analysis” with Uğur Soytaş and Ramazan Sarı.
Sept 2000 Erc/ METU International Conference in Economics, Ankara, Turkey.
“Implicit Value of Statistical Life: Literature Review and Empirical
Estimation” with Cengiz Yılmaz
March 2000 Southwestern Economics Association 80th Annual Meeting, Galveston,
Texas. “Energy Consumption and GDP Relationship: Emerging Markets and
G-7 Countries,” with Ugur Soytas and Ramazan Sari.
Feb 2000 Missouri Valley Economic Association 36th Annual Meeting, St. Louis, MO.
“Beliefs and Behaviors toward Risk Mitigation: Theory and Survey”.
Feb 2000 American Marketing Association 2000 Winter Educators’ Conference
Proceedings. “The Relationship Among Salesperson Performance and Job
Attitudes in Commission-Based Selling: An Extended Model and Empirical
Evidence,” with Cengiz Yilmaz.
Nov 1999 Southern Economics Association Meeting, New Orleans, LA.“Risk
Perceptions and the Value of Safety: In-residence Storm Shelters in Tornadoprone Areas,” with Jamie Brown Kruse.
PRESENTATIONS AT WORKSHOPS AND SEMINARS
2013-2018 National Experimental and Behavioral Economics Workshops
Jan. 2015 “Disaster Management in Turkey” 17th Roundtable, DMIRC
Mar. 2011 Kadın Girişimcilik Konferansı, Ankara Kadın Girişimciler Derneği
(ANGİKAD) “Türkiye’de Girişimcilik”
Dec. 2009 ILO- İŞKUR Ortak Konferansı, “Konya İlinde Kadın İstihdamı ve
Sept. 2009 Çalıştay, Rekabet Kurumu, “Tıp Cihazları ve Yedek Parçaları Sektörü’nde
Aug. 2009 Experimental Economics Summer School, Koc University, Istanbul.
Jan. 2005 Max Planck Institute Economics, Jena, Germany.” Market Forces and Price
Ceilings: A Classroom Experiment”
Nov. 2004 Project Market of European Commision-6
th Framework, Ege
Univesity.“Earthquake Mitigation in Istanbul Region”,İzmir.
June 2002 Mannheim Empirical Research Summer School on Experimental Economics
and Econometrics, Mannheim, Germany. ”Beliefs and Behaviors in LowProbability, High-Consequence Risk Situations: A Laboratory Experiment”
May 1999 Presenter at “The Age of Transnationalism” Conference, Texas Tech
University, International Cultural Center. Paper: “Relationship between
Energy Consumption and Income: Re-examining for US Data,”
1) “Business Disaster Preparedness of SMEs: A Survey Study in METU
Technopark” Turker Aydin, Burcak Basbug
2) “Group decision making under uncertainty” Andrea Morone
3) “Solar Energy Demand in Ankara, Turkey” Eren Aslihak
4) “ Overconfidence and Bubbles in Stock Market: Experimental Evidence” Serkan
5) “Testing the Strong Form Efficient Market Hypothesis in Turkey: An Experimental
Approach” with Sibel Ulusoy, Berkant Yılmazer, and Serkan Sahin
6) “The Environment for Entrepreneurship in Turkey” with Esra Karadeniz
7) “Are Self-protection, Self-insurance, and Market Insurance Substitutes or Complements:
An Experimental Investigation” with Ozge Dinc and Burcak Basbug
8) “Reexamining the Risk-taking Behavior: Does Culture Matter? “with Adil Oran and
Principles of Microeconomics, Principles of Macroeconomics, Industrial Organization,
Environmental and Natural Resources Economics, Economics for Engineers, Intermediate
Microeconomics, Managerial Economics, Research Methods, Business Statistics, Turkish
Business Environment, Strategic Behavior and Experiments
Graduate Courses (Both Masters and PhD)
Microeconomic Theory, Research Methods, Business Economics, Business Statistics,
Experimental Design and Analysis, Decision Theory
PhD Thesis Advisor/Co-Advisor
Gündoğdu, H. K., “The Twin deficit and Turkish Case”, Yeditepe Üniversitesi,
Economics, completed in 2004. CO-ADVISOR
Şahin, S “Overconfidence and Bubbles in Experimental Asset Markets” completed
Usul, Naime “Affect-based Motivation in Investment Decisions”, completed in 2017
Dinç, Özge “Empirical Investigation on the Determinants of Organic Food
Purchasing Behavior”, Completed in 2018, ADVISOR.
Ozokcu, Selin “Investigating Food Waste Behavior” not completed yet.
Master’s Thesis Advisor/Co-Advisor
Çağlar E. “An Integrative Model for Justice Perceptions, Employee Positive Mood
States and Organizational Citizenship Behavior, METU-MBA completed in 2011.
Munzur, A. “Female Labor Force Participation in Economic Development Process:
The Case of Turkey, METU-MASTER IN ECONOMICS completed in 2011.
Arıkan, E. “Organization Commitment and Leadership”, METU-MBA completed in
Özer, G. “Cognitive Biases of to be Managers versus Managers” METU-MBA
completed in 2011. CO-ADVISOR
Dinç, Ö. “Investigating Online shopping and Risk Attitude Relationship” METUMBA completed in 2012. ADVISOR
Taştepe, Z. “Elasticity and Buying Intentions for Safety Products”, METU-MBA will
be completed in 2012. ADVISOR
Balkanlı, A. “The Risk management Strategies of Insurance Companies Operating in
Turkey” METU-MBA,2010 completed. ADVISOR
Çobandağ, M. “Mortgage System and the Adaptation of Mortgage system in Turkey”
METU-MBA, 2011 completed. ADVISOR
Boran, L., “Investigation on Consumer Credit: Relationship between Credit Risk and
Client Characteristics”, Yeditepe University, 2001, completed. ADVISOR
Karasu, A., “The Role of China in the World Economy”, Yeditepe University, 2004,
Aydın, T. “Business Disaster Preparedness of SMEs: A Survey Study in METU
Technopark” completed 2014 ADVISOR
Ozokcu, S.” Economic Growth and Environment Nexus: Environmental Kuznets
Curve” completed 2014 ADVISOR
Aslıhak, E.” Investigating Preferences of Households for Residential Photovoltaic
Systems: A Survey Study in Ankara, Turkey” completed 2016 ADVISOR
Aykut Aydın “Investigating the Relationship Between the Recent Investments on
Construction Sector and Some Economic Indicators of Turkey” completed 2016
SPL Thesis Award 2013- Çobandağ, M. “Mortgage System and the Adaptation of
Mortgage system in Turkey” METU-MBA
SERVICE TO PROFESSION
Reviewer of a book, 2013: “Principles of Risk Management and Insurance” G.E.
Rejda and M.J. McNamara, 12th ed., Pearson Ed. Lmt.
Reviewer of Energy Economics Journal
Reviewer of Technological Forecasting & Social Change
Editorial Board Member of SGK Dergisi
Reviewer of Journal of Agricultural Economics and Development (JAED)
Reviewer of METU Studies in Development
Reviewer of Applied Economics
Reviewer of Bulletin of Economic Research
Editorial Board Member of Eastern Journal of Applied Economics
Editorial Board Member of Middle Eastern Economics and Finance Journal
Reviewer for International Journal of Information and Operations Management
Reviewer of the Experimental Economics Journal
Reviewer of İktisat, İşletme ve Finans Dergisi
Reviewer of Ankara University Siyasal Bilgiler Journal
Reviewer of Anadolu University İİBF Journal
Reviewer of Abant İzzet Baysal Üniversitesi İkt. ve İdari Bilimler Fak. Ekonomik ve
Sosyal Araştirmalar Dergisi
Reviewer of Atilim University Social Sciences Journal
Conference Organizing Committee, 2010 METU-BA Muhan Soysal İşletmecilik
Konferansı, Ankara, Turkey
Conference Organizing Committee, 2008 METU-BA Muhan Soysal İşletmecilik
Konferansı, KKTC ODTU Kampusü, KKTC.
TUBA- Açık Ders Malzemeleri- Çeviri Ders Hazırlama- MIT Opencourse15.010 /
15.011 Economic Analysis for Business Decisions,2011
American Economics Association, member.1997-
Economic Science Association, member.2