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

Phone : +90 (216) 564 90 00

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E-mail: info@ozyegin.edu.tr

Akın (Duran)

Associate Professor


University of Minnesota, Economics


Boğaziçi University, Economics


Boğaziçi University, Economics

Research Areas

Macroeconomics, International Trade and Finance, General Equilibrium Models, Search Models, Risk-sharing and Social Insurance, Price formation, Migration

  • “The n-person Kalai-Smorodinsky bargaining solution under manipulation,” (with B. Platt and M. Sertel), Review of Economic Design, Vol. 15, p. 147-162, 2011.
  • “Running out of time: Limited unemployment benefits and reservation wages,” (with B. Platt), Review of Economic Dynamics, Vol. 15, p. 149-170, 2012.
  • “Immigration, fiscal policy, and welfare in an aging population,” The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics (Advances), Vol. 12, Article 23, 2012.
  • “Rushing to overpay: Modeling and measuring the REIT premium,” (with V. Lambson, G. McQueen, B. Slade, B. Platt, and J. Wood), Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics , Vol. 47, p. 506-537, 2013.
  • “Insurance, consumer search, and equilibrium price distributions,” (with B. Platt), Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 81, p. 397-429, 2014.
  • “A theory of search with deadlines and uncertain recall,” (with B. Platt), Economic Theory, Vol. 55, p. 101-133, 2014.
  • “Risk-sharing within families: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study,” (with O. Leukhina), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 52, p. 270-284, 2015.
  • “Accounting for age in marital search decisions,” (with B. Platt), European Economic Review, Vol. 85, p. 245-271, 2016.
  • Transition Dynamics in Equilibrium Search,” (with B. Platt), American Economic Journal: Microeconomics





Macroeconomics (ECON102), World Economy (IBUS304), Economics for Managers (ECON803), Country Economic Analysis (ECON804)