Aysegul Kayaoglu - Economic Research Forum (ERF)

Aysegul Kayaoglu

Research Associates

Assistant Professor of Economics at Istanbul Technical University

Areas of Interest:

  • Labor Economics
  • Development Economics
  • Institutions


  • PhD in Economics, European Doctoral Program in Quantitative Economics United Kingdom & Belgium 2008-2014, Universite Catholique de Louvain
  • PhD in Economics, Catholic University of Louvain, IRES Belgium- 2008-2014
  • London School of Economics and Political Science United Kingdom, Research Exchange Student in the Department of Economics- Sept 2011-Oct 2012
  • MSc in Economics, Birkbeck College, University of London- 2005-2006


  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics, Istanbul Technical University- July 2014- Present
  • Part-time Faculty Member in the Department of Economics, Sabanci University- Sept 2016- Present
  • Lecturer in the Summer School, Sabanci University- Summer 2014
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, London School of Economics and Political Science- Sept 2011- May 2014
  • Research Assistant, Université Catholique de Louvain- 2008-2014

Latest Publications:

  • “Urbanization, Education and the Growth Backlog of Africa”, (joint with Joaquin Naval), forthcoming in the Journal African Economics.
  • “Individual Indicators of Anti-Muslim Prejudice in EU-15”, (joint with Ayhan Kaya), forthcoming in International Relations in March 2017.
  • “Evaluating the prevalence of employees without written terms of employment in the European Union”, (joint with Colin C. Williams), forthcoming in Employee Relations.
  • “Voting Behaviour of the Youth in Turkey: What Drives Participation in or Causes Alienation from Conventional Political Participation”, in Turkish  Studies, Vol. 18 (1), January 2017.
Working Papers

Labor Market Activities of Syrian Refugees in Turkey

Drawing on data from a survey of 1,235 Syrian refugees, this article examines individual, cohort ... read more


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