Murat G. Kïrdar

Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics

Inonu Bulvari

Ankara

Turkey

Bogazici University - Department of Economics

Natuk Birkan Building

Bebek

Istanbul, 34342

Turkey

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1.

The Effect of Compulsory Schooling Laws on Teenage Marriage and Births in Turkey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5887
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Aug 2011
Murat G. Kïrdar, Meltem Dayioglu Tayfur and Īsmet Koç
Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Hacettepe University
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age at marriage, fertility, education, compulsory schooling

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The Making of a Lost Generation: Child Labor Among Syrian Refugees in Turkey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14466
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Jun 2021
Meltem Dayioğlu, Murat G. Kïrdar and Īsmet Koç
Middle East Technical University (METU), Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics and Hacettepe University
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Keeping Refugee Children in School and Out of Work: Evidence from the World's Largest Humanitarian Cash Transfer Program

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14513
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 03 Jul 2021
Istanbul Technical University, Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics, Bogazici University - Department of Economics and Istanbul Technical University
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Keeping Kids in School and Out of Work: Compulsory Schooling and Child Labor in Turkey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13276
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 May 2020
Meltem Dayioğlu and Murat G. Kïrdar
Middle East Technical University (METU) and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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child labor, compulsory schooling, costs of schooling, program effect, education policy, Turkey

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Female Labor Force Participation in Turkey: A Synthetic Cohort (Panel) Analysis, 1988-2013

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12844
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 06 Jan 2020
Insan Tunali, Murat G. Kïrdar and Meltem Dayioğlu
Koc University - Department of Economics, Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics and Middle East Technical University (METU)
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female labor force participation, U-hypothesis, synthetic birth cohort analysis, age-participation profiles, cohort effects, M-shaped profile, culture

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The Labor Market Integration of Syrian Refugees in Turkey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14973
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 May 2022
Murat Demirci, Murat Demirci and Murat G. Kïrdar
Koc UniversityKoc University - Department of Economics and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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Syrian refugees, labor market integration, employment, Turkey

Does Longer Compulsory Education Equalize Schooling by Gender and Rural/Urban Residence?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7939
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Murat G. Kïrdar, Meltem Dayioğlu and Īsmet Koç
Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics, Middle East Technical University (METU) and Hacettepe University
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compulsory schooling, gender, rural and urban, equality in education, regression discontinuity design

Does Longer Compulsory Education Equalize Schooling by Gender and Rural/Urban Residence?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7377
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Murat G. Kïrdar, Meltem Dayioğlu and Īsmet Koç
Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics, Middle East Technical University (METU) and Hacettepe University
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City to City Alliances, Educational Populations, Gender and Education, Rural Education, Urban Communities, Regional Urban Development, Girls'Education, Education for Development (superceded), Education For All, Educational Sciences, National Urban Development Policies & Strategies, Urban Economics, Urban Economic Development, Access & Equity in Basic Education

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Quasi-Experimental Impact Estimates of Immigrant Labor Supply Shocks: The Role of Treatment and Comparison Group Matching and Relative Skill Composition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7161
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Abdurrahman Aydemir and Murat G. Kïrdar
Sabanci University and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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labor force and employment, immigrant workers, quasi experiments

Estimating the Impact of Immigrants on the Host Country Social Security System When Return Migration is an Endogenous Choice

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4894
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Apr 2010
Murat G. Kïrdar
Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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immigrant workers, life cycle models, saving, social security, public pensions, unemployment insurance, public policy

Estimating the Impact of Immigrants on the Host Country Social Security System When Return Migration is an Endogenous Choice

International Economic Review, Vol. 53, Issue 2, pp. 453-486, 2012
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 May 2012
Murat G. Kïrdar
Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Hosting 3.4 Million Refugees on the Health System in Turkey and Infant, Child, and Elderly Mortality Among Natives

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13627
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Aug 2020
Aysun Aygün, Murat G. Kïrdar and Berna Tuncay
Istanbul Technical University, Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics and Independent
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refugees, health care infrastructure, native mortality, infant, child, elderly, instrumental variables

Low Wage Returns to Schooling in a Developing Country: Evidence from a Major Policy Reform in Turkey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9274
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Abdurrahman Aydemir and Murat G. Kïrdar
Sabanci University and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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returns to education, compulsory schooling laws, wages, gender

Low Wage Returns to Schooling in a Developing Country: Evidence from a Major Policy Reform in Turkey

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 79, Issue 6, pp. 1046-1086, 2017
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Nov 2017
Abdurrahman Aydemir and Murat G. Kïrdar
Sabanci University and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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Keeping Refugee Children in School and Out of Work: Evidence from the World's Largest Humanitarian Cash Transfer Program

Number of pages: 99 Posted: 02 Feb 2022
Istanbul Technical University, Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics, Bogazici University - Department of Economics and Istanbul Technical University
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refugees, cash transfers, Education, child labor, regression discontinuity design, Turkey

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The Effect of 3.6 Million Refugees on Crime

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14647
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Murat G. Kïrdar, Ivan Lopez Cruz and Betül Turkum
Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics, Sabanci University and European University Institute
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immigration-crime nexus, security, crime, refugees, civil war

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The Effect of Education on Geographic Mobility: Incidence, Timing, and Type of Migration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14013
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 11 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Abdurrahman Aydemir, Murat G. Kïrdar and Huzeyfe Torun
Sabanci University, Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics and Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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reason for migration, incidence and timing of migration, internal migration, education, 2SLS, regression discontinuity design

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Consequences of a Massive Refugee Influx on Firm Performance and Market Structure

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13953
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 Dec 2020
Utrecht University, 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 Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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Source Country Characteristics and Immigrants' Migration Duration and Saving Decisions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4899
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Apr 2010
Murat G. Kïrdar
Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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international migration, immigrant workers

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Does Education Really Cause Domestic Violence? Revisiting the Turkish Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14735
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 08 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Pelin Akyol and Murat G. Kïrdar
Bilkent University and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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intimate partner violence, education, compulsory schooling, psychological violence, financial control behavior, women's employment

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Development Level of Hosting Areas and the Impact of Refugees on Natives' Labor Market Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14267
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 28 May 2022
Doğu Aracı, Murat Demirci, Murat Demirci and Murat G. Kïrdar
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Koc UniversityKoc University - Department of Economics and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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development level, labor market impact, optimal refugee allocation, refugees, employment and wages of men and women

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School Integration of Refugee Children: Evidence from the Largest Refugee Group in Any Country

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14716
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Murat G. Kïrdar, Īsmet Koç and Meltem Dayioğlu
Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics, Hacettepe University and Middle East Technical University (METU)
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refugees, education, school enrollment, integration, child labor, marriage, Turkey

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Does Education Really Cause Domestic Violence? Replication and Reappraisal of "for Better or for Worse? Education and the Prevalence of Domestic Violence in Turkey"

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14001
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Jan 2021
Pelin Akyol and Murat G. Kïrdar
Bilkent University and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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Syrian Refugees and Human Capital Accumulation of Native Children in Turkey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14972
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 May 2022
Selcen Cakir, Elif Erbay and Murat G. Kïrdar
Bogazici University, Istanbul University and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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syrian refugees, school enrollment, employment, child work, education, NEET, Turkey

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Purchasing-Power-Parity and the Saving Behavior of Temporary Migrants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11679
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 20 Aug 2018
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, ETH Zürich, University of Geneva and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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migrants' savings, return migration, exchange rates, prices, PPP

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Impact of Sibship Size, Birth Order and Sex Composition on School Enrolment in Urban Turkey

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 71, Issue 3, pp. 399-426, June 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Meltem Dayioğlu, Murat G. Kïrdar and Aysit Tansel
Middle East Technical University (METU), Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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The Impact of Mass Migration of Syrians on the Turkish Labor Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12050
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 15 Jun 2022
Ege Aksu, Refik Erzan and Murat G. Kïrdar
City University of New York (CUNY) - CUNY Graduate Center, Bogazici University - The Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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difference-in-differences, Turkey, Syrian refugees, formal and informal sectors, immigrant workers, wages, labor force and employment, instrumental variables