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


Assistant Professor


Ph.D. in Economics, Tilburg University, September 2014


M.Sc. in Economics, Tilburg University, August 2010 - M.A. in Economics, Istanbul Technical University, June 2008


B.Sc. in Management Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, June 2006 B.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, June 2006

Research Areas
  • Environmental and resource economics
  • Energy economics
  • Economics of climate change.

  • Climate Policy, Stranded Assets, and Investors' Expectations.with Marie-Theres von Schickfus, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 102277 March 2020.
  • The Effectiveness of Taxing the Carbon Content of Energy Consumption. with Herman Vollebergh, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 92, pp. 74-99, November 2018.
  • Corporate Governance, Environmental Regulations, and Technological Change. European Economic Review, 80, pp. 36-61, November 2015.

Working Papers

  • Carbon taxes and stranded assets: Evidence from Washington state. with Stefano Carattini, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment Working Paper, No. 323, August 2019 
  • Climate policy and resource extraction with variable markups and imperfect substitutes. With Malik Curuk, ifo Working Paper No:278, December 2018. 
  • Identifcation and estimation of the Environmental Kuznets Curve: Pairwise differencing to deal with nonlinearity and nonstationarity. with Bertrand Melenberg and Herman Vollebergh, CESifo Working Paper No:5837, March 2016. 
  • Oil Trade and Climate Policy with Malik Curuk, CESifo Working Paper No:5285, March 2015.

Grants, Awards, and Prizes

  • Research grant by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research for the project FoReSee (Working group leader), € 1 mil. b/w ifo Institut, DIW Berlin, HU Berlin, 2018 -- 2021.  
  • Prize for Academic Research Awarded by the Friends of the Ifo Institute, 2016. 
  • Graduate Scholarship, Tilburg University, 2008-2010. 
  • Graduate Scholarship of the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey, 2006-2008.