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  • 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) ...
  • Tamgaç, Ünay (Elsevier Sci Ltd, 2013-10)
    This paper examines the duration of fixed exchange rate regimes and investigates whether there is a certain pattern of time dependence in the survival rate of pegged exchange rate regimes for emerging economies. We query ...
  • Barlo, Mehmet; Özdoğan Atabay, Ayça (MDPI, 2013-11)
    This paper analyzes optimal contracts in a linear hidden-action model with normally distributed returns possessing two moments that are governed jointly by two agents who have negative exponential utilities. They can observe ...
  • Taş, Bedri Kamil Onur; Ertuğrul, Hasan Murat (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013-12)
    We analyse the success of inflation targeting (IT) in decreasing inflation volatility by investigating inflation variance before and after IT. We contribute to the literature by implementing Markov?Switching AutoRegressive ...
  • Taş, Bedri Kamil Onur; Demir, Ishak (Wiley-Blackwell, 2014-03)
    This paper investigates the implicit inflation targets of inflation targeting (IT) central banks (CBs). The implicit (perceived) inflation targets of IT CBs derived from their actions (policy interest rates) are calculated ...
  • Taş, Bedri Kamil Onur; Cunedioglu, Huseyin Ekrem (Univ Cema, 2014-05)
    This paper analyzes how effective macroeconomic policy actions are in ending recessions. We also investigate which structural factors help the country to experience shorter recessions. We implement survival regression ...
  • 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 ...
  • Barlo, Mehmet; Özdoğan Atabay, Ayça (Elsevier Science Bv, 2014-09)
    This study analyzes a continuous-time N-agent Brownian moral hazard model with constant absolute risk aversion (CARA) utilities, in which agents' actions jointly determine the mean and variance of the outcome process. In ...
  • Özdoğan Atabay, Ayça (Academic Press Inc Elsevier Science, 2014-11)
    This paper examines the sustainability of reputations in a class of games with imperfect public monitoring and two long-lived players, both of whom have private information about their own type and uncertainty over the ...
  • Taş, Bedri Kamil Onur; Togay, Selahattin (Univ Nacional Autonoma Mexico, Inst Geografia, 2014-12)
    El presente artículo investiga los efectos de la dolarización en el desempeño macroeconómico de una pequeña economía abierta, la de Ecuador, empleando para ello un análisis de series de tiempo. Específicamente, exploramos ...
  • 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 ...
  • Ozbugday, Fatih Cemil; Çelikkol Erbaş, Bahar (Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2015-03)
    Energy efficiency and renewable energy are considered to be two indispensable solutions to control GHG (greenhouse gas) emissions. Moreover, industrialization is at the center of discussions on the roles of countries to ...
  • Erbas, Cengiz; Çelikkol Erbaş, Bahar (Elsevier Science Bv, 2015-04)
    This article leverages the findings of the transaction cost economics field, and proposes a simple theory and associated vocabulary to serve as a foundation for a unified theory of software engineering. The theory characterizes ...
  • Özatay, Fatih (Bilgesel Yayıncılık, 2015-05)
    In the current study written for the special issue for the honor of the 30th anniversary of İktisat İşletme ve Finans, I ask four fundamental questions regarding the Turkish economy in the 2000s and provide some short ...
  • Ekşi, Ozan; Kırdar, Murat Güray (Bilgesel Yayıncılık, 2015-08)
    This study documents the evolution of hourly wages and annual labor earnings, as well as the inequality in these measures, in Turkey between 2002 and 2011. The findings indicate that in this period the median hourly wages ...
  • 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 ...
  • Caner, Asena (Springer, 2015-10)
    It is crucial to know the factors that influence happiness. This study investigates the determinants of happiness with an emphasis on comparison effects (income relative to others' income or relative to the own income in ...
  • Ekşi, Ozan (Elsevier Science Bv, 2015-12)
    This paper extends the standard new Keynesian (NK) model by using the endogenous markup setting a la Kimball (1995). In this setting, consumers' price elasticity of demand for a good is increasing in the good's relative ...
  • Gurakar, Esra Ceviker; Taş, Bedri Kamil Onur (Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016)
    This article empirically investigates the economic effects of public e-procurement (PEP) adoption. We use a unique data set provided by the Public Procurement Authority of Turkey that covers all government procurement ...
  • 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 ...