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    • Capital ratios over the cycle : evidence from the Turkish banking sector 

      Aydoğan, Ayşe (Bilkent University, 2015)
      This study examines the behavior of capital ratios of Turkish banks over the business and financial cycles in the period of 1993:Q4-2014:Q3 and the sub-period 2003:Q1-2014:Q3. Capital adequacy ratio defined by Basel Committee ...
    • Does increasing foreign control in the banking sector have an impact on banks’ loan rates? : evidence from Turkey 

      Topaloğlu Bozkurt, Ayça (Bilkent University, 2017-05)
      Foreign bank presence has been a growing trend in Turkey since 2000. Considering the fact that almost all of the entries are through acquisition of small-sized banks in the industry, we argue that this kind of a foreign ...
    • Essays in international finance 

      Geyikçi, Utku Bora (Bilkent University, 2021-06)
      This thesis investigates FX market characteristics of emerging markets by exam-ining the uncovered and covered interest parity deviations, There is an extensive literature studying parity conditions in the currency markets. ...
    • Essays on investor attention 

      Bozok, İhsan (Bilkent University, 2022-01)
      This thesis investigates the impact of firm centrality and macroeconomic uncertainty on attention allocation decisions of investors. First, we examine whether investor attention towards stocks is related to firm centrality ...
    • Factors impacting bank net interest margin and the role of monetary policy: evidence from Turkey 

      Yılmaz, Muhammed Hasan (Bilkent University, 2017-01)
      In this thesis, we study factors affecting net interest margin (NIM) of commercial banks in Turkey. Especially, our results highlight the relation between unconventional monetary policy shocks and bank margins. To this ...
    • The impact of non-pricing strategies on the financial intermediary role of Turkish banks 

      Kara, Mahmut (Bilkent University, 2010)
      This thesis aims to explore the effects of the availability of network branches on the intermediation performance of deposit banks in Turkey. Banks’ intermediation performance was measured by their ability to attract ...
    • Military expenditures and economic growth in Turkey 

      Candar, Ömür (Bilkent University, 2003)
      This study estimates the impact of military expenditures on economic growth in Turkey over the period of 1950-2001 by employing a cointegration analysis developed by Engle and Granger (1987). The model integrates some ...
    • Military spending multiplier of Turkey : an empirical analysis for Turkey 

      Kasalak, Serhat (Bilkent University, 2006)
      This study estimates the military spending multiplier of Turkey over the period of 1980- 2004 by employing a four-equation econometric model. The different views that appear in the literature on the relationship between ...
    • Popularity of a movie and financial success 

      Öztekin, Halenur (Bilkent University, 2021-08)
      This thesis focuses on how the popularity of a movie and related factors such as di-rector and casting worth affect the financial success of a movie and the market value of the distribution company when there is an unexpected ...
    • The sensitivity of loan growth and the existence of bank lending channel during the new regulatory environment in Turkey 

      Kuşakcıoğlu, Zeynep Gözde (Bilkent University, 2010)
      Theoretical framework for monetary transmission mechanism and hence for bank lending channel provides straightforward impacts of monetary policy on aggregate output, however there is a problem of identification for ...
    • Systemic risk and financial networks 

      Sümer, Tuba Pelin (Bilkent University, 2019-12)
      This thesis investigates the interbank relations of Turkish banks with each other and foreign banks abroad. In the first chapter, we focus on the interbank relations between domestic banks and study the effects of bank ...