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Three essays on technical efficiency in Turkish manufacturing industries
(Bilkent University, 2001)
This study includes three essays on technical efficiency in Turkish manufacturing industries during 1983-1994. The first one, presented in Chapter III, investigates the sources of inefficiency in the food, textiles, ...
Computer intensive techniques for model selection
(Bilkent University, 1998)
Labor market implications of multinational enterprises
(Bilkent University, 2007)
In this dissertation, the labor market implications of increased foreign Firm activity in the local economy are studied by using a heterogeneous matching model framework. There are a number of unskilled and skilled job ...
Threshold dynamics in one-sector optimal growth framework
(Bilkent University, 2014)
This thesis includes three self-contained essays on the threshold dynamics in onesector optimal growth models. In the Örst essay, we consider the preferences for wealth-habit in a one-sector optimal growth model. We show ...
Markets as institutions
(Bilkent University, 1995)
This dissertation investigates resource allocation via institutions. A unifying framework for studying various kinds of institutional structures is provided. After the introductory Part 1, Part 2 presents the general ...
Four essays on overlapping generations resource economies : optimality, sustainability and dynamics
(Bilkent University, 2012)
This dissertation is made up of four essays on overlapping generations resource economies. The Örst essay studies the e§ects of energy saving technological progress and substitution of renewable energy resources with ...
Essays on international economics
(Bilkent University, 2015)
This dissertation consists of three essays on international economics. In the rst chapter, the long-run e ects of trade liberalization and trade-induced skill-biased technological change on wages and unemployment are ...
Essays on implementability and monotonicity
(Bilkent University, 2009)
In this thesis we study the implementation problem with regard to the relation between monotonicity and implementability. Recent work in the field has shown that the implementability of a social choice rule strongly ...
Essays on macroeconomics
(Bilkent University, 2017-09)
This dissertation consists of four essays on macroeconomics with a special focus on monetary economics, and shows the rationale behind non-optimality of expectation formation both empirically and theoretically. The first ...
Market-based environmental regulation in the post-kyoto world : analysis of Turkey's action plan in general equilibrium framework
(Bilkent University, 2012)
The purpose of this dissertation is to investigate the economic impacts of Turkey’s environmental regulation based on emission trading schemes in the post-Kyoto world. The dissertation is composed of two main parts. The ...