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    • Perverse Effects of Non-sterilized Interventions on Spot Foreign Exchange Rates 

      Sağlam, İsmail (SAGE Publications Ltd, 2019-06)
      We study the effects of non-sterilized intervention on a spot foreign exchange (forex) rate using a multi-period game-theoretical model which involves an unspeci?ed number of competitive traders, a ?nite number of strategic ...
    • Price Manipulation by Intermediaries 

      Imisiker, Serkan; Ozcan, Rasim; Taş, Bedri Kamil Onur (Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2015-08)
      In this study, we investigate two main research questions using unique individual trade level data from the Istanbul Stock Exchange (ISE; renamed Borsa Istanbul in January 2013): (1) Do brokers conduct manipulative trades ...
    • Reference Groups And Household Consumption: Evidence From Turkey 

      Tamgaç Tezcan, Ünay (Turkish Economic Association FoundationTürkiye Ekonomi Kurumu Vakfı, 2016-01)
      It is well-known that relative concern influences many economic choices, including consumption decisions. Recently, several studies have linked the gradually falling savings rate in the United States since the 1980s with ...
    • Relative deprivation and its association with health indicators: Lower inequality may not improve health 

      Caner, Asena; Yiğit, Yenal Can (Elsevier Ltd, 2019-04)
      This study tested the hypothesis of relative deprivation (RD) to investigate how inequality is associated with health and health related behaviors in a developing country context. Data from two nationally representative ...
    • Relative deprivation and life satisfaction among europeans: Keeping up with others 

      Ekşi, Ozan; Caner, Asena; Tamgaç Tezcan, Ünay (Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, 2018-01-01)
      Relative deprivation (RD) defines the feeling of being deprived of something that others have. Most studies of RD rely on within-country reference groups. This study is one of the few studies examining the role of global ...
    • Reviewing Agricultural Trade Policies To Promote Intra-OIC Agricultural Trade 

      Sayan, Serdar (Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, 2019)
      This report has been commissioned by the COMCEC Coordination Office to Prof. Dr. Serdar SAYAN. The report was prepared, in alphabetical order, by Prof. Dr. Sedef AKGÜNGÖR (senior researcher), Dr. M. Aykut ATTAR (team ...
    • Serving as a referee for your own paper: A dream come true or ... ? 

      Sayan, Serdar (Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016)
      This note first describes the details of an interesting incident of plagiarism where the author of a previously published paper was sent a verbatim copy of that paper for his review for possible publication in another ...
    • Social interactions in voting behavior: distinguishing between strategic voting and the bandwagon effect 

      Evrenk, Haldun; Sher, Chien Yuan (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2015-01)
      Prior studies of strategic voting in multi-party elections potentially overestimate the extent of it by counting erroneously votes cast under different motivations as strategic votes. We propose a method that corrects some ...
    • Sovereign risk, public debt, dollarization, and the output effects of fiscal austerity 

      Cufadar, Ali; Özatay, Fatih (Elsevier Sci Ltd, 2017-04)
      The goal of this paper is to investigate effects of fiscal policy on output as a response to an external shock at different levels and currency compositions of public debt. Central to our analysis is the mutual relationship ...
    • A survey of strategic communication and persuasion 

      Özdoğan Atabay, Ayça (Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, 2016-06)
      This survey paper presents an extended literature review of strategic communication and persuasion. The goal is to provide a systematic categorization of the different approaches in the literature, accompanied with the ...
    • The Effect of Awareness and Observability on the Non-contractible Investment of a Regulated Natural Monopoly 

      Sağlam, İsmail (Springer New York LLC, 2019-12)
      This paper studies the joint effect of the regulator’s ex-ante awareness and ex-post ability to observe on the non-contractible investment activities of a natural monopoly with private marginal cost information. We show ...
    • Truth-telling and trust in sender-receiver games with intervention: an experimental study 

      Gurdal, Mehmet Y.; Özdoğan Atabay, Ayça; Sağlam, İsmail (Springer Heidelberg, 2014-06)
      Recent experimental studies find excessive truth-telling in sender-receiver games. We show that this phenomenon is robust to the random intervention of a truthful regulator. In addition, intervention significantly increases ...
    • Turkey's Distressing Dance With Capital Flows 

      Özatay, Fatih (Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016-02)
      In the aftermath of the 2001 crisis, Turkey took important steps toward achievingmacroeconomic and financial stability. Together with favorable international financial conditions, this helped to achieve a high per capita ...
    • Unconventional monetary policy and the stock market's reaction to Federal Reserve policy actions 

      Ekşi, Ozan; Taş, Bedri Kamil Onur (Elsevier Science Inc, 2017-04)
      We examine the change in the effect of Federal Reserve's policy actions on stock returns after the Fed started to use unconventional policy actions. We find that the response of stock returns to monetary policy actions are ...
    • Utilization of health-care services by young children: The aftermath of the Turkish Health Transformation Program 

      Caner, Asena; Karaoğlan, Deniz; Yaşar, Gülbiye (John Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2018-07-01)
      The Turkish Health Transformation Program, initiated in 2003, has identified achieving universal access to health care as 1 of its main tenets. To date, substantial progress has been made toward universal health coverage. ...
    • Wash trades as a stock market manipulation tool 

      Imisiker, Serkan; Taş, Bedri Kamil Onur (Elsevier B. V., 2018-12-01)
      This study empirically investigates the profitability of one of the most widely used trade-based manipulation tools, namely wash trading. Using a unique account-level data set for the period 2003–2006 from the Istanbul ...
    • Which firms are more prone to stock market manipulation? 

      Taş, Bedri Kamil Onur; Imisiker, Serkan (Elsevier Science Bv, 2013-09)
      This study empirically investigates which firms are more susceptible to successful manipulation. For this purpose, a unique data set consisting of manipulation cases from 1998 to 2006 from the Istanbul Stock Exchange (ISE) ...