Semih Tumen

Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey

Economist

Istiklal Cad, No:10

Ulus

Ankara, 06100

Turkey

http://sites.google.com/site/semihtumen

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

Research Fellow

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

16

DOWNLOADS

309

CITATIONS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

Firm-Size Wage Gaps Along the Formal-Informal Divide: Theory and Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9455
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Nov 2015
Binnur Balkan and Semih Tumen
Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

subgame perfection, wage posting, informal job, wage gap, firm size, taxes, social networks

Firm‐Size Wage Gaps Along the Formal‐Informal Divide: Theory and Evidence

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 55, Issue 2, pp. 235-266, 2016
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Binnur Balkan and Semih Tumen
Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Taxing Fossil Fuels Under Speculative Storage

IMF Working Paper No. 14/228
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Feb 2015
Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, University of York, Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
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Abstract:

Fossil fuels, Environmental taxes, Tax policy, General equilibrium models, speculative storage, DSGE, energy, renewable energy, price, fuel storage, prices, oil, fuel supply, investment, fuel consumption, tax policies, fossil fuel consumption, energy consumption, fuel production, renewable energy production, oil production, alternative energy, energy source, spot price, fuel prices, investments, fossil fuel prices, crude oil, renewable energy consumption, alternative energy source, oil prices, energy input, fuel use, energy demand, emissions, energy usage, renewable resources, availability, energy sources, cost of energy, activities, tax rate, fuel market, source of energy, carbon emissions,

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Measuring Earnings Inequality: An Economic Analysis of the Bonferroni Index

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 57, Issue 4, pp. 727-744, 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Nov 2011
Semih Tumen
Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

Bonferroni index, earnings inequality, the assignment model

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Do Vocational High School Graduates Have Better Employment Outcomes than General High School Graduates?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10507
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jan 2017
Huzeyfe Torun and Semih Tumen
Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

vocational education, employment, school construction, instrumental variables

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Career Choice and the Strength of Weak Ties

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10401
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Dec 2016
Semih Tumen
Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

job mobility, career choice, search, strength of weak ties, social networks

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Entrepreneurship in the Shadows: Wealth Constraints and Government Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10324
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Nov 2016
Semih Tumen
Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

investment, government policy, informal economy, entrepreneurship, wealth constraints

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The Empirical Content of Season-of-Birth Effects: An Investigation with Turkish Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10203
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Sep 2016
Huzeyfe Torun and Semih Tumen
Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

season-of-birth effects, IV, education, earnings, family background, misreporting

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Informality as a Stepping Stone: A Search-Theoretical Assessment of Informal Sector and Government Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10116
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Aug 2016
Semih Tumen
Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

informal sector, stepping stone, government policy, job search, human capital, option value

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The Effects of Compulsory Military Service Exemption on Education and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10004
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Huzeyfe Torun and Semih Tumen
Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

intention to treat, draft avoidance, compulsory military service, education, earnings

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Evaluating the Impact of the Post-2008 Employment Subsidy Program in Turkey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9993
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Jun 2016
Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

employment subsidies, treatment effects, difference-in-differences, Turkish micro data

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Immigration and Prices: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Syrian Refugees in Turkey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9642
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
Binnur Balkan and Semih Tumen
Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

immigration, consumer prices, Syrian refugees, natural experiment, informal employment

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Informal versus Formal Search: Which Yields a Better Pay?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9573
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Dec 2015
Semih Tumen
Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Citation 1

Abstract:

heterogeneity, peer effects, informal networks, job search, nonmonotonicities

13.

Social Interactions in Job Satisfaction

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9505
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Nov 2015
Semih Tumen and Tugba Zeydanli
Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and Collegio Carlo Alberto
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Abstract:

job satisfaction, social interactions, spillovers, hierarchical model, WERS, BHPS

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A Theory of Intra-Firm Group Design

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9473
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Nov 2015
Semih Tumen
Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

group design, peer effects in the workplace, within-firm pay differences, sorting, selectivity

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The Impact of Syrian Refugees on Natives' Labor Market Outcomes in Turkey: Evidence from a Quasi-Experimental Design

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9348
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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Abstract:

informality, labor market, Turkey, immigration, Syrian civil war, difference in differences

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Skill Acquisition in the Informal Economy and Schooling Decisions: Evidence from Emerging Economies

LABOUR, Vol. 29, Issue 3, pp. 270-290, 2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Aug 2015
Semih Tumen
Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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