Özyeğin University, Çekmeköy Campus Nişantepe District, Orman Street, 34794 Çekmeköy - İSTANBUL

Phone : +90 (216) 564 90 00

Fax : +90 (216) 564 99 99

E-mail: info@ozyegin.edu.tr

Beyza
Polat

Assistant Professor

Research Areas
  • Applied Microeconometrics, 
  • Industrial Organization, 
  • Productivity, 
  • Regional Development, 
  • Impact Evaluation

Education

PhD
London School of Economics and Political Science , Economics

Graduate
London School of Economics and Political Science, 2009

Undergraduate
Bilkent University, Business Administration, 2007


Research

Book Chapters

• “Bölge, Ölçek ve Sektör Düzeyinde Verimlilik Farklarının Ölçülmesi ve Nedenlerinin İncelenmesi” with Ozlale, U., Gunaydin, F Y., and Cunedioglu, E., 2016, ISBN: ISBN: 978-605-4889-22-8.
• “Socioeconomic Impact of Mining Activity: Effects of Gold Mining on Local Communities in Tanzania and Mali.”  with Nazlı Aktakke, Meltem Aran, Andrew Dabalen, Punam Chuhan-Pole and Aly Sanoh (Forthcoming chapter in the book titled “Gold Mining in Africa: Are Local Communities Better Off?”, World Bank)

 Work In Progress

• Regional Determinants of Productivity: Do Sectoral Characteristics Matter?, with Ozlale, U and Cunedioglu, E.

• Firm Dynamics and Productivity: Evidence from New Microdata, with Directorate of Productivity; Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology

 Working Papers

• “Socioeconomic Impact of Mining Activity: Effects of Gold Mining on Local Communities in Tanzania and Mali.”  with Nazlı Aktakke, Meltem Aran, Andrew Dabalen, Punam Chuhan-Pole and Aly Sanoh
• “Accidental Randomization and Place Based Policy Evaluation: New Answers to Longstanding Questions”, with Chiara Criscuolo

Other Writings

“Politika Yapıcılar için Etki Değerlendirme Yöntemleri” with Nazlı Aktakke

 “Tools to Assess Value for Money in Agriculture” with Meltem Aran, Dan Honig and Smriti Sakhamuri


Teaching

Statistics for Social Sciences (MATH202), Econometrics I (ECON301), Applied Microeconometrics (ECON 406)