Kuzey Yilmaz
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 Title: Assistant Professor
 Dept: Economics
 Office: RT 1710
 Phone: 216-687-4532
 Fax: 216.687.9206
 Email: k.yilmaz@csuohio.edu
 Web: http://www.csuohio.edu/class/economics/kuzeyyilmaz
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. RT 1710, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Research Keywords:
Public Economics, Economics of Education, Urban Economics
 
Education:
Ph.D., Economics, University of Rochester
B.S., Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
 
Brief Bio:
Dr. Yilmaz is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics of Cleveland State University. His research develops computational general equilibrium models to analyze individual making, and uses these models to study issues in educational policy, specializing in the economics and finance of schools as well as housing policy. Dr. Yilmaz has published in journals like the Journal of Housing Economics, the Journal of Human Capital, the Journal of Public Economic Theory, the American Journal of Political Science and the Journal of Monetary Economics.
 
Honors and Awards:
APSA (American Political Science Association) Gosnell Prize for Best Paper in Political Methodology, 2000

Fellowship in Economics, University of Rochester, 1997-2002
 
Teaching Areas:
Microeconomics, Public Economics, Urban Economics, Econometrics
 
Professional Affiliations:
American Economics Association
American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
 
Professional Experience:
Assistant Professor: Department of Economics Aug 2016-Present
Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH

Visiting Assistant Professor: Department of Economics Aug 2012-June 2016
University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Assistant Professor: Department of Economics Sep 2002-Sep 2011
KoƧ University, Istanbul, Turkey

Visiting Fellow: Hoover Institution Mar 2010-Aug 2011
Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Visiting Scholar: SIEPR Mar 2010-Sep 2010
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Visiting Fellow: Hoover Institution Jul 2004-Aug 2005
Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
 
University Service:
Member of Undergraduate Committee and Faculty Search Committee
 
Community Service:
Parent Volunteer: Golden Comets Swim Club, Rochester, NY.                     2012-1026
 
Research Grants:
"Housing Aid Policies for Low Income Households: General Equilibrium Comparisons of Common Applications", The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK), collaborative research with Sinan Sarpca, January 2010-December 2011

"Specializing Universities: Foundations and Consequences for Students and Institutions", The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK), with Sinan Sarpca, January 2007-July 2008