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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 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

"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

"Negative Interest Rate Policies: Sources and Implications": Carlos Arteta, M. Ayhan Kose, Marc Stocker, and Temel Taskin, Working Paper No. 1609

Does Unemployment Invariance Hypothesis Hold for Canada?”: Aysit Tansel, Zeynel Abidin Ozdemir, and Emre Aksoy, Working Paper No. 1608

"The Market Resources Method for Solving Dynamic Optimization Problems": Ayse Kabukcuoglu and Enrique Martínez-García, Working Paper No. 1607

"The Causal Effect of Education on Health Behaviors: Evidence from Turkey": Aysit Tansel and Deniz Karaoglan, Working Paper No. 1606

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Latest Update ( 09.21.2016 )