Recent Submissions

  • Sentimental Herding in Borsa Istanbul: Informed versus Uninformed 

    Solakoglu, N.; Demir, N. (Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2014-04-08)
    This study searches for sentimental herding in Borsa Istanbul (BIST) using a state-space model for two distinct groups of investors/traders. We expect to find no sentimental herding in BIST30 as the investors are closely ...
  • The role of gender diversity on firm performance: a regression quantile approach 

    Solakoglu, M. N. (Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2013-08-28)
    The relationship between gender diversity and firm performance has been investigated using a regression quantile approach for the largest Turkish firms. Overall, results show that gender diversity has a different effect ...
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    Solakoglu, E.; Civan, A. (Taylor & Francis, 2012)
    We argue that the demand for healthcare services can be better explained by individual need based variables rather than by macro variables such as the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per capita and the share of public healthcare ...
  • The role of progress factors explaining inefficiencies in Transition countries 

    Solakoglu, E. G.; Solakoglu, M. N.; Demir, N. (Springer-Verlag, 2013-02)
    This paper examines whether progress in transition has a significant effect on the economic efficiency for 24 transition countries from 1990 to 2006. It uses nine progress factors to analyze the role of the progress factors ...
  • Technical Effieciency in Cotton Production: The Role of Premium Payments in Turkey 

    Solakoglu, E. G.; Er, S.; Solakoglu, M. N. (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013)
    Providing about two million employments from textile to agriculture, cotton is an important and a strategic product for Turkey. Thus, support programs become critical and crucial for the cotton production. For cotton ...

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