Our Aim

Established in 2004 as a non-profit and non-partisan organization, Koç University - TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum is devoted to promoting independent and objective analysis on economic growth and discussing the implications of different economic policy options.

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Koç University-TÜSİAD
Economic Research Forum
Rumelifeneri Yolu 34450 Sarıyer-Istanbul 
     
Phone: (0-212) 338 18 34
Fax: (0-212) 338 18 37
e-mail: eaf@ku.edu.tr 
      

Welcome to ERF

    

Conference Photographs  

ERF Research Reports

Labour Market Institutions, Policies, and Performance: Flexibility and Security in Turkey

by Anil Duman 

 

Tax Design in Turkey and Other Middle Income Countries: Lessons from the Mirrlees Review

by Laura Abramovsky, Paul Johnson, and David Phillips 

 

External Vulnerability and Crises: The Role of Capital Flows and Sudden Reversal - The Case of Turkey  

by Monika Blaszkiewicz - Schwartzman and Sumru Öz

New Books of Interest

Comparative Economic Development Perspectives on Europe and the MENA Region
 

edited by M. Mustafa Erdoğdu and Bryan Christiansen

Collapse and Revival : Understanding Global Recessions and Recoveries

M. Ayhan Kose and Marco E. Terrones

Financial and Macroeconomic Connectedness: A Network Approach to Measurement and Monitoring

by Francis X. Diebold, Kamil Yılmaz 

 

 Dynamic Macroeconomic Analysis

Sumru G. Altuğ

 

 All books...

ERF & TÜSİAD Conference: Understanding & Doing Business with China-4

Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF) and TÜSİAD organize a conference titled “Understanding & Doing Business with China-4” on December 16, 2016 Friday between 8:45 – 14:15 at InterContinental Hotel Istanbul.

R.S.V.P. is required to zalacam@tusiad.org by December 15th, 2016.

 

ERF Conference: An Evaluation of Negative Interest Rate Policies

Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF) organized a conference titled “An Evaluation of Negative Interest Rate Policies” on November 4, 2016 at InterContinental Hotel - Istanbul.

Presentations

 

ERF Conference: The Cost Channel of Monetary Policy

Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF) organized a conference titled “The Cost Channel of Monetary Policy” on May 27th, 2016, Friday at InterContinental Hotel - Istanbul.

Presentations

 

Panel: Monetary Policy Challenges in Russia & Turkey

Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF) organized a panel titled “Monetary Policy Challenges in Russia & Turkey” on March 25th, 2016, Friday at Koç University, Sarıyer-Istanbul.

Presentations

 

ERF Conference: Understanding & Doing Business with China-3 / One Belt & One Road Project

Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF) and TÜSİAD organized a conference titled “Understanding & Doing Business with China-3 / One Belt & One Road Project” on December 11, 2015 Friday at Martı Istanbul Hotel - Taksim.

Presentations

 

ERF Conference on Education, Health and Worker Productivity

With the support of Professor Naci Mocan from Louisiana State University, Koç University-TÜSİAD Economic Research Forum (ERF) organized a conference on “Education, Health and Worker Productivity” on October 16-17, 2015 Friday and Saturday at Koç University Sadberk Koç Meeting Room, Sarıyer-Istanbul.

Conference web-page

 

ERF-Kyoto University Workshop on Macro-economics 

ERF and Kyoto University organize a workshop on macro-economics on September 18th, 2015 Friday between 9:00 – 17:00 at Koç University Sadberk Koç Meeting Room, Sarıyer-Istanbul. Opening speeches were made by Umran İnan, President of Koç University and Yoshihiro Tokuga, Vice President of Kyoto University.

Workshop web-page

 

ERF Research Note 

Catching up or lagging behind: The role of technology diffusion”: Sumru Öz, Research Note No. 1601

Effects of Fed and ECB Policies on Capital Flows to Emerging Economies” (in Turkish): Sumru Öz, Research Note No. 1502

"Does Abenomics Rescue Corporations and Reinvigorate Economy of Japan?": Takashi Hikino, Research Note No. 1501

  

ERF Seminar: Does Abenomics Rescue Corporations and Reinvigorate Economy of Japan?

Takashi Hikino from Kyoto University gave a seminar titled "Does Abenomics Rescue Corporations and Reinvigorate Economy of Japan?" on June 5, 2015 Friday at Student Senate Meeting Room, Koç University Student Center 1st Floor, Sarıyer -Istanbul.

Presentation

 

ERF Seminar: The Effects of FED/ECB Policies on Emerging Markets

Michael Ehrmann from Bank of Canada gave a seminar titled "The Effects of FED/ECB Policies on Emerging Markets" on May 29, 2015 Friday at TÜSİAD Headquarters, Tepebasi, İstanbul.

 

New Working Papers

"Response of Turkish Financial Markets to Negative Interest Rate Announcements of the ECB": Gokhan Sahin Gunes and Sumru Oz, Working Paper No. 1614

The Mayor Effect: Female Municipal Employment Under Islamist Political Rule”: Gozde Corekcioglu, Working Paper No. 1613

"Reserve Requirements, Liquidity Risk, and Bank Lending Behavior": Koray Alper, Mahir Binici, Selva Demiralp, Hakan Kara, and Pınar Özlü, Working Paper No. 1612

"Government Support of Banks and Bank Lending": William Bassett, Selva Demiralp, and Nathan Lloyd, Working Paper No. 1611

"Do Institutions Matter for Economic Performance? Theoretical Insights and Evidence from Turkey": Tamer Cetin, Yildirim B. Cicen, and Kadir Y. Eryigit, Working Paper No. 1610

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Latest Update ( 12.08.2016 )