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ECON 501 Microeconomics I 3 Credits
Consumer and demand theory, production and theory of the firm; competitive markets, partial and general equilibrium theory.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2017-2018 Microeconomics I 3
Fall 2016-2017 Microeconomics I 3
Fall 2015-2016 Microeconomics I 3
Fall 2014-2015 Microeconomics I 4
Fall 2013-2014 Microeconomics I 4
Fall 2012-2013 Microeconomics I 4
Fall 2011-2012 Microeconomics I 4
Fall 2010-2011 Microeconomics I 4
Fall 2009-2010 Microeconomics I 4
Fall 2008-2009 Microeconomics I 4
Fall 2007-2008 Microeconomics I 4
Fall 2006-2007 Microeconomics I 4
Fall 2005-2006 Microeconomics I 4
Fall 2004-2005 Microeconomics I 3
Fall 2003-2004 Microeconomics I 3
Fall 2002-2003 Microeconomics I 3
Fall 2001-2002 Microeconomics I 4
Fall 2000-2001 Microeconomics I 4

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: ECON 501R
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 501R Microeconomics I - Recitation 0 Credit

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2017-2018 Microeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2016-2017 Microeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2015-2016 Microeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2014-2015 Microeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2013-2014 Microeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2012-2013 Microeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2011-2012 Microeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2002-2003 Microeconomics I - Recitation 0

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: ECON 501
ECTS Credit: ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 502 Microeconomics II 3 Credits
Choice under uncertainty; basic game theory; imperfect competition, strategic interaction, entry; adverse selection, signalling, screening, moral hazard; mechanism mechanism design; general equilibrium under uncertainty; axiomatic and coalitional bargaining, cooperative models.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Microeconomics II 3
Spring 2016-2017 Microeconomics II 3
Spring 2015-2016 Microeconomics II 3
Spring 2014-2015 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2013-2014 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2012-2013 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2011-2012 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2010-2011 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2009-2010 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2008-2009 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2007-2008 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2006-2007 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2005-2006 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2004-2005 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2003-2004 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2002-2003 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2001-2002 Microeconomics II 4
Spring 2000-2001 Microeconomics II 4

Prerequisite: ECON 501 - Masters - Min Grade D
or ECON 501 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
Corequisite: ECON 502R
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 502R Microeconomics II Recitation 0 Credit

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Microeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2016-2017 Microeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2015-2016 Microeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2014-2015 Microeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2013-2014 Microeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2012-2013 Microeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2011-2012 Microeconomics II Recitation 0

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: ECON 502
ECTS Credit: ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 503 Macroeconomics I 3 Credits
Traditional and endogenous growth theories real business cycles, overlapping generation models.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2017-2018 Macroeconomics I 3
Fall 2016-2017 Macroeconomics I 3
Fall 2015-2016 Macroeconomics I 3
Fall 2014-2015 Macroeconomics I 4
Fall 2013-2014 Macroeconomics I 4
Fall 2012-2013 Macroeconomics I 4
Fall 2011-2012 Macroeconomics I 4
Fall 2010-2011 Macroeconomics I 4
Fall 2009-2010 Macroeconomics I 4
Fall 2008-2009 Macroeconomics I 4
Fall 2007-2008 Macroeconomics I 4
Fall 2006-2007 Macroeconomics I 4
Fall 2005-2006 Macroeconomics I 4
Fall 2004-2005 Macroeconomics I 3
Fall 2003-2004 Macroeconomics I 3
Fall 2002-2003 Macroeconomics I 3
Fall 2001-2002 Macroeconomics I 4
Fall 2000-2001 Macroeconomics I 4

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: ECON 503R
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 503R Macroeconomics I - Recitation 0 Credit

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2017-2018 Macroeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2016-2017 Macroeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2015-2016 Macroeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2014-2015 Macroeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2013-2014 Macroeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2012-2013 Macroeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2011-2012 Macroeconomics I - Recitation 0
Fall 2002-2003 Macroeconomics I - Recitation 0

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: ECON 503
ECTS Credit: ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 504 Macroeconomics II 3 Credits
Real and monetary issues in the open economy, unemployment, models of consumption, investment, money, monetary and fiscal policy.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Macroeconomics II 3
Spring 2016-2017 Macroeconomics II 3
Spring 2015-2016 Macroeconomics II 3
Spring 2014-2015 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2013-2014 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2012-2013 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2011-2012 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2010-2011 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2009-2010 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2008-2009 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2007-2008 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2006-2007 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2005-2006 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2004-2005 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2003-2004 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2002-2003 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2001-2002 Macroeconomics II 4
Spring 2000-2001 Macroeconomics II 4

Prerequisite: ECON 503 - Masters - Min Grade D
or ECON 503 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
Corequisite: ECON 504R
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 504R Macroeconomics II Recitation 0 Credit

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Macroeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2016-2017 Macroeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2015-2016 Macroeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2014-2015 Macroeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2013-2014 Macroeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2012-2013 Macroeconomics II Recitation 0
Spring 2011-2012 Macroeconomics II Recitation 0

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: ECON 504
ECTS Credit: ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 505 Quantitative Methods 3 Credits
The course introduces students to research methods, analysis and design and aims to expose them to ethical considerations in research and publishing. Topics included are linear algebra; probability theory, random variables distributions, hypothesis testing, asymptotic distribution theory, estimation.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2017-2018 Quantitative Methods 3
Fall 2016-2017 Quantitative Methods 3
Fall 2015-2016 Quantitative Methods 3
Fall 2014-2015 Quantitative Methods 4
Fall 2013-2014 Quantitative Methods 4
Fall 2012-2013 Quantitative Methods 4
Fall 2011-2012 Quantitative Methods 4
Fall 2010-2011 Quantitative Methods 4
Fall 2009-2010 Quantitative Methods 4
Fall 2008-2009 Quantitative Methods 4
Fall 2007-2008 Quantitative Methods 4
Fall 2006-2007 Quantitative Methods 4
Fall 2005-2006 Quantitative Methods 4
Fall 2004-2005 Quantitative Methods 3
Fall 2003-2004 Quantitative Methods 3
Fall 2002-2003 Quantitative Methods 3
Fall 2001-2002 Quantitative Methods 4
Fall 2000-2001 Quantitative Methods 4

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: ECON 505R
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 505R Quantitative Methods - Recitation 0 Credit

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2017-2018 Quantitative Methods - Recitation 0
Fall 2016-2017 Quantitative Methods - Recitation 0
Fall 2015-2016 Quantitative Methods - Recitation 0
Fall 2014-2015 Quantitative Methods - Recitation 0
Fall 2013-2014 Quantitative Methods - Recitation 0
Fall 2012-2013 Quantitative Methods - Recitation 0
Fall 2011-2012 Quantitative Methods - Recitation 0
Fall 2003-2004 Quantitative Methods - Recitation 0
Fall 2002-2003 Quantitative Methods - Recitation 0

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: ECON 505
ECTS Credit: ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 506 Econometrics 3 Credits
Classical linear regression model, generalized least squares generalized method of moments, qualitative dependent variable models, time series analysis.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Econometrics 3
Spring 2016-2017 Econometrics 3
Spring 2015-2016 Econometrics 3
Spring 2014-2015 Econometrics 4
Spring 2013-2014 Econometrics 4
Spring 2012-2013 Econometrics 4
Spring 2011-2012 Econometrics 4
Spring 2010-2011 Econometrics 4
Spring 2009-2010 Econometrics 4
Spring 2008-2009 Econometrics 4
Spring 2007-2008 Econometrics 4
Spring 2006-2007 Econometrics 4
Spring 2005-2006 Econometrics 4
Spring 2004-2005 Econometrics 4
Spring 2003-2004 Econometrics 4
Spring 2002-2003 Econometrics 4
Spring 2001-2002 Econometrics 4
Spring 2000-2001 Econometrics 4

Prerequisite: ECON 505 - Masters - Min Grade D
or ECON 505 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
Corequisite: ECON 506R
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 506R Econometrics Recitation 0 Credit

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Econometrics Recitation 0
Spring 2016-2017 Econometrics Recitation 0
Spring 2015-2016 Econometrics Recitation 0
Spring 2014-2015 Econometrics Recitation 0
Spring 2013-2014 Econometrics Recitation 0
Spring 2012-2013 Econometrics Recitation 0
Spring 2011-2012 Econometrics Recitation 0

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: ECON 506
ECTS Credit: ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 520 Public Economics 3 Credits
Fundamental theorems of welfare economics; theories of government; public goods; externalities; public choice; income redistribution; taxation, income distribution and efficiency; public production, incentives and the bureaucracy; privatization.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2015-2016 Public Economics 3
Fall 2014-2015 Public Economics 3
Fall 2013-2014 Public Economics 3
Fall 2012-2013 Public Economics 3
Fall 2011-2012 Public Economics 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 521 Education Economics and Policy 3 Credits
The role and value of education in the economy; human capital accumulation and economic growth; private and public financing of education; private and social returns to education; schooling quality and educational production; access to education; signaling; non-pecuniary benefits of education; income distribution, equality and social cohesion; performance management and indicators in the education sector, public intervention tools (vouchers, conditional cash transfers, loans).

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2015-2016 Education Economics and Policy 3
Spring 2013-2014 Education Economics and Policy 3
Spring 2012-2013 Education Economics and Policy 3
Spring 2011-2012 Education Economics and Policy 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 522 Health Economics and Policy 3 Credits
Introduction to the efficiency and ethical issues involved in distribution of health care. Cost-benefit and cost effectiveness analyses to evaluate public and private sector health policies. Exploring the link between health and nutrition. Health insurance policies, quality assurance and the role of the government and professional organizations in provision of health services.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2013-2014 Health Economics and Policy 3
Spring 2012-2013 Health Economics and Policy 3
Spring 2011-2012 Health Economics and Policy 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 523 Economics of the Welfare State 3 Credits
Theories of social justice; origins and evolution of the welfare state; insurance theory and social insurance; cash benefits (unemployment insurance, health insurance, disability insurance, poverty relief, pensions); non-cash benefits (education and health services); targeting and conditionality; financing the welfare state; current controversies; welfare policies in Turkey.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2017-2018 Economics of the Welfare State 3
Fall 2016-2017 Economics of the Welfare State 3
Fall 2015-2016 Economics of the Welfare State 3
Fall 2013-2014 Economics of the Welfare State 3
Fall 2012-2013 Economics of the Welfare State 3
Fall 2011-2012 Economics of the Welfare State 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 526 Political Economy of Turkey 3 Credits
This course will examine the main economic policy regimes and the underlying social, political and institutional dynamics in recent Turkish history in the context of a political-economic theoretical framework. The topics covered will include: positive political theory; political groups, interest groups and political influence; the political economy of elections; populism and redistributive politics; the statist era; the import substitution era; Turkey during globalization; structural reforms and political, social and institutional constraints.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2014-2015 Political Economy of Turkey 3
Spring 2013-2014 Political Economy of Turkey 3
Spring 2012-2013 Political Economy of Turkey 3
Spring 2011-2012 Political Economy of Turkey 3
Spring 2010-2011 Political Economy of Turkey 3
Fall 2009-2010 Political Economy of Turkey 3
Fall 2008-2009 Political Economy of Turkey 3
Fall 2007-2008 Political Economy of Turkey 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 547 Essentials of Project and Infrastructure Finance 3 Credits
This course equips students with skills and methodologies to analyze large-scale investment projects, decide on the feasibility of a project, calculate economic cost and benefits of the project and understand various ways of financing large-scale investments. It addresses topics such as the funding sources, business strategy, debt capacity, the problems of partners, hedging political risk, conceptual foundations of cost-benefit analysis and its alternatives, dealing with uncertainty and the social discount rate. Topics include discussions of case studies and lessons from experiences in Public -Private Partnerships.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2012-2013 Essentials of Project and Infrastructure Finance 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 591 Seminar I 0 Credit
Seminar complementing first year graduate courses.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Seminar I 0
Fall 2017-2018 Seminar I 0
Spring 2016-2017 Seminar I 0
Fall 2016-2017 Seminar I 0
Fall 2015-2016 Seminar I 0
Fall 2014-2015 Seminar I 0
Fall 2013-2014 Seminar I 0
Fall 2012-2013 Seminar I 0
Fall 2011-2012 Seminar I 0
Fall 2010-2011 Seminar I 0
Fall 2009-2010 Seminar I 0
Fall 2008-2009 Seminar I 0
Fall 2007-2008 Seminar I 0
Fall 2006-2007 Seminar I 0
Fall 2005-2006 Seminar I 0
Fall 2004-2005 Seminar I 0
Fall 2003-2004 Seminar I 0

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 1 ECTS / 1 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 592 Seminar II 0 Credit
Seminar complementing first year graduate courses.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Seminar II 0
Spring 2016-2017 Seminar II 0
Spring 2015-2016 Seminar II 0
Spring 2014-2015 Seminar II 0
Spring 2013-2014 Seminar II 0
Spring 2012-2013 Seminar II 0
Spring 2011-2012 Seminar II 0
Spring 2010-2011 Seminar II 0
Spring 2009-2010 Seminar II 0
Spring 2008-2009 Seminar II 0
Spring 2007-2008 Seminar II 0
Fall 2007-2008 Seminar II 0
Spring 2006-2007 Seminar II 0
Spring 2005-2006 Seminar II 0
Spring 2004-2005 Seminar II 0
Fall 2004-2005 Seminar II 0
Spring 2003-2004 Seminar II 0

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 1 ECTS / 1 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 601 Advanced Microeconomics 3 Credits
Selected topics in decision and social choice theory cooperative microeconomics; mechanism design, auction theory; contract theory; general equilibrium and incomplete markets.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2013-2014 Advanced Microeconomics 3
Fall 2005-2006 Advanced Microeconomics 3
Spring 2004-2005 Advanced Microeconomics 3
Fall 2003-2004 Advanced Microeconomics 3
Fall 2002-2003 Advanced Microeconomics 3
Fall 2001-2002 Advanced Microeconomics 3

Prerequisite: (ECON 506 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or ECON 506 - Masters - Min Grade D)
and (MATH 571 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or MATH 571 - Masters - Min Grade D)
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 602 International Economics 3 Credits
Classical and strategic trade theory; intertemporal trade and the current account; money and exchange rates; financial markets and foreign investment.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit

Prerequisite: (ECON 506 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or ECON 506 - Masters - Min Grade D)
and (MATH 571 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or MATH 571 - Masters - Min Grade D)
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 603 Advanced Macroeconomics 3 Credits
Selected topics in open economy macroeconomics labor and unemployment, search models, matching models.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2013-2014 Advanced Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2012-2013 Advanced Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2011-2012 Advanced Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2010-2011 Advanced Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2009-2010 Advanced Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2007-2008 Advanced Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2006-2007 Advanced Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2005-2006 Advanced Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2004-2005 Advanced Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2003-2004 Advanced Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2002-2003 Advanced Macroeconomics 3
Spring 2001-2002 Advanced Macroeconomics 3

Prerequisite: (ECON 506 - Masters - Min Grade D
or ECON 506 - Doctorate - Min Grade D)
and (MATH 571 - Masters - Min Grade D
or MATH 571 - Doctorate - Min Grade D)
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 604 Applied Econometrics 3 Credits
The purpose of this course is to provide students with state of the art econometric methods for empirical analysis of micro data (individuals, households, firms etc.). Issues related to specification, estimation and identification of different models with cross-section and panel data will be studied. The course has an emphasis both on the econometric techniques and their applications to different topics. Students are expected to read assigned papers and undertake numerous practical assignments using a modern econometric software package.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2017-2018 Applied Econometrics 3
Fall 2016-2017 Applied Econometrics 3
Spring 2015-2016 Applied Econometrics 3
Spring 2014-2015 Applied Econometrics 3
Spring 2013-2014 Applied Econometrics 3
Spring 2012-2013 Applied Econometrics 3
Spring 2011-2012 Applied Econometrics 3
Fall 2010-2011 Applied Econometrics 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 605 Industrial Organization 3 Credits
Monopoly, product selection and quality, price discrimination, vertical control, theories of oligopoly, tacit collusion, entry, limit pricing and predation.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2011-2012 Industrial Organization 3
Fall 2010-2011 Industrial Organization 3
Fall 2009-2010 Industrial Organization 3
Fall 2007-2008 Industrial Organization 3
Fall 2006-2007 Industrial Organization 3
Fall 2005-2006 Industrial Organization 3
Fall 2003-2004 Industrial Organization 3
Fall 2002-2003 Industrial Organization 3
Fall 2001-2002 Industrial Organization 3

Prerequisite: (ECON 506 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or ECON 506 - Masters - Min Grade D)
and (MATH 571 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or MATH 571 - Masters - Min Grade D)
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 606 Corporate Finance Theory 3 Credits
Capital structure decisions, dividend policy, security design and voting rights, corporate governance and the market for corporate control, optimal financial contracting, internal organization of the firm, and managerial reputation.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Corporate Finance Theory 3
Spring 2016-2017 Corporate Finance Theory 3
Spring 2014-2015 Corporate Finance Theory 3
Spring 2013-2014 Corporate Finance Theory 3
Spring 2012-2013 Corporate Finance Theory 3
Spring 2011-2012 Corporate Finance Theory 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 607 Game Theory 3 Credits
Topics in cooperative and non-cooperative game theory as a continuation of topics in game theory covered in ECON 502

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Game Theory 3
Fall 2016-2017 Game Theory 3
Fall 2015-2016 Game Theory 3
Spring 2013-2014 Game Theory 3
Spring 2012-2013 Game Theory 3
Fall 2010-2011 Game Theory 3
Fall 2009-2010 Game Theory 3
Fall 2008-2009 Game Theory 3
Fall 2007-2008 Game Theory 3
Fall 2006-2007 Game Theory 3
Fall 2005-2006 Game Theory 3
Fall 2004-2005 Game Theory 3
Spring 2003-2004 Game Theory 3
Spring 2002-2003 Game Theory 3
Spring 2001-2002 Game Theory 3

Prerequisite: MATH 571 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or MATH 571 - Masters - Min Grade D
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 608 Seminar in Mechanism and Market Design 3 Credits
Theory and applications: auctions, double auctions matching mechanisms, price formation procedures.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2010-2011 Seminar in Mechanism and Market Design 3
Spring 2009-2010 Seminar in Mechanism and Market Design 3

Prerequisite: MATH 571 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or MATH 571 - Masters - Min Grade D
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 609 Financial Economics 3 Credits
Choice under uncertainty, stochastic dominance, Arrow-Debreu model of complete markets, portfolio choice, mutual fund separation theorems Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM), Arbitrage Pricing Theory (APT).

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Financial Economics 3
Spring 2016-2017 Financial Economics 3
Spring 2014-2015 Financial Economics 3
Spring 2013-2014 Financial Economics 3
Spring 2012-2013 Financial Economics 3
Spring 2011-2012 Financial Economics 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 610 Competition and Regulation 3 Credits
Competition law and policy in Turkey and the European Union; agreements and concerted practices; vertical restraints; abuse of dominant position; competition and regulation in the telecommunications and energy industries: privatization and liberalization; universal services; models and contracts that encourage public-private partnerships in investments

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Competition and Regulation 3
Spring 2016-2017 Competition and Regulation 3
Spring 2015-2016 Competition and Regulation 3
Spring 2013-2014 Competition and Regulation 3
Spring 2012-2013 Competition and Regulation 3
Spring 2011-2012 Competition and Regulation 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 611 Advanced Emerging Markets Macroeconomics 3 Credits
Topics in open monetary macroeconomics, including IS-LM-BP, inflation tax and seignorage, exchange rate based stabilzation programs, and balance of payments crises.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2007-2008 Advanced Emerging Markets Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2006-2007 Advanced Emerging Markets Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2005-2006 Advanced Emerging Markets Macroeconomics 3
Fall 2004-2005 Advanced Emerging Markets Macroeconomics 3
Spring 2002-2003 Advanced Emerging Markets Macroeconomics 3

Prerequisite: (ECON 506 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or ECON 506 - Masters - Min Grade D)
and (MATH 571 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or MATH 571 - Masters - Min Grade D)
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 612 International Trade and Industry Dynamics 3 Credits
This course develops the core models that underlie modern trade theory and examines their empirical relevance. It then focuses on productivity measurement, entry-exit of firms and industry dynamics, followed by the effect of international trade on firm dynamics.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2014-2015 International Trade and Industry Dynamics 3
Fall 2013-2014 International Trade and Industry Dynamics 3
Fall 2012-2013 International Trade and Industry Dynamics 3
Fall 2011-2012 International Trade and Industry Dynamics 3

Prerequisite: (ECON 506 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or ECON 506 - Masters - Min Grade D)
and (MATH 571 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or MATH 571 - Masters - Min Grade D)
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 624 Welfare Economics 3 Credits
Competitive price mechanism and its welfare properties. Economic justice; public goods; social welfare functions; Arrow's impossibility theorem; Sen's liberal paradox; voting and aggregation rules. Applications and discussion topics include privatization and allocation of resources for national defense.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2015-2016 Welfare Economics 3
Fall 2014-2015 Welfare Economics 3
Fall 2012-2013 Welfare Economics 3
Spring 2010-2011 Welfare Economics 3
Spring 2009-2010 Welfare Economics 3
Spring 2008-2009 Welfare Economics 3
Spring 2007-2008 Welfare Economics 3
Spring 2006-2007 Welfare Economics 3

Prerequisite: (ECON 506 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or ECON 506 - Masters - Min Grade D)
and (MATH 571 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or MATH 571 - Masters - Min Grade D)
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 630 Advanced Labor Economics 3 Credits
This course covers economic theory and econometric analysis of labor market outcomes. The topics in the course include labor demand, labor supply, labor market equilibrium, human capital, screening and signaling investments, migration, and intergenerational mobility. Through these topics the course aims to introduce students to several of the most important theoretical and empirical methods in the field.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Advanced Labor Economics 3
Spring 2016-2017 Advanced Labor Economics 3
Spring 2015-2016 Advanced Labor Economics 3
Fall 2013-2014 Advanced Labor Economics 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 688 Matchings and Markets 3 Credits
Game theoretic analysis of the matching of individuals with other individuals or items, typically across two sides, as in marriage, university placement, employment, housing. Competitive cooperative solutions: existence, optimality order structures, constructive procedures; strategic properties; auctions, mechanisms; institution and market design.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Matchings and Markets 3
Spring 2016-2017 Matchings and Markets 3
Spring 2014-2015 Matchings and Markets 3
Spring 2012-2013 Matchings and Markets 3
Spring 2011-2012 Matchings and Markets 3
Fall 2011-2012 Matchings and Markets 3
Fall 2010-2011 Matchings and Markets 3
Fall 2008-2009 Matching and Markets (ECON703) 3

Prerequisite: MATH 571 - Doctorate - Min Grade D
or MATH 571 - Masters - Min Grade D
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 691 Seminar III 0 Credit
Seminars, paper presentations and guided study to develop a thesis or project .

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Seminar III 0
Fall 2017-2018 Seminar III 0
Spring 2016-2017 Seminar III 0
Fall 2016-2017 Seminar III 0
Fall 2015-2016 Seminar III 0
Spring 2014-2015 Seminar III 0
Fall 2014-2015 Seminar III 0
Fall 2013-2014 Seminar III 0
Spring 2012-2013 Seminar III 0
Fall 2012-2013 Seminar III 0
Fall 2011-2012 Seminar III 0
Fall 2010-2011 Seminar III 0
Spring 2009-2010 Seminar III 0
Fall 2009-2010 Seminar III 0
Spring 2008-2009 Seminar III 0
Fall 2008-2009 Seminar III 0
Spring 2007-2008 Seminar III 0
Fall 2007-2008 Seminar III 0
Spring 2006-2007 Seminar III 0
Fall 2006-2007 Seminar III 0
Fall 2005-2006 Seminar III 0
Spring 2004-2005 Seminar III 0
Fall 2004-2005 Seminar III 0
Fall 2003-2004 Seminar III 0

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 1 ECTS / 1 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 692 Seminar IV 0 Credit
Students present their work on Master thesis or project and participate to economics seminars by invited scholars.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2016-2017 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2015-2016 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2014-2015 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2013-2014 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2012-2013 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2011-2012 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2010-2011 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2009-2010 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2008-2009 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2007-2008 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2006-2007 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2005-2006 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2004-2005 Seminar IV 0
Spring 2003-2004 Seminar IV 0

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Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 1 ECTS / 1 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 697 Term Project 0 Credit
Students taking this course are expected to write a research paper on a topic agreed upon by a Faculty member.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Term Project 0
Fall 2017-2018 Term Project 0
Spring 2016-2017 Term Project 0
Spring 2011-2012 Term Project 0
Spring 2006-2007 Term Project 0
Spring 2005-2006 Term Project 0
Spring 2004-2005 Term Project 0
Spring 2003-2004 Term Project 0
Spring 2002-2003 Term Project 0
Spring 2001-2002 Term Project 0

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ECTS Credit: 20 ECTS / 20 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
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ECON 699 Master Thesis 0 Credit
Provides a non-credit framework for the continuous monitoring and collegial discussion of MA students' thesis research and writing, which they are expected to accomplish under the supervision of a Faculty member from the relevant field over the second year of their course-work.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2017-2018 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2016-2017 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2016-2017 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2015-2016 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2015-2016 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2014-2015 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2014-2015 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2013-2014 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2013-2014 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2012-2013 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2012-2013 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2011-2012 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2011-2012 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2010-2011 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2010-2011 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2009-2010 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2009-2010 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2008-2009 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2008-2009 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2007-2008 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2007-2008 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2006-2007 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2006-2007 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2005-2006 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2005-2006 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2004-2005 Master Thesis 0
Fall 2004-2005 Master Thesis 0
Spring 2003-2004 Master Thesis 0

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Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 35 ECTS / 35 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
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ECON 700 PhD Pro-Seminar 0 Credit
Initiates the student to PhD dissertation work, master research methods and develop research skills under the guidance of thesis advisor. Production of an original research paper and its presentation in a program seminar.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 PhD Pro-Seminar 0
Fall 2017-2018 PhD Pro-Seminar 0
Spring 2016-2017 PhD Pro-Seminar 0
Fall 2014-2015 PhD Pro-Seminar 0
Spring 2013-2014 PhD Pro-Seminar 0
Fall 2012-2013 PhD Pro-Seminar 0
Fall 2011-2012 PhD Pro-Seminar 0
Fall 2009-2010 PhD Pro-Seminar 0
Spring 2005-2006 PhD Pro-Seminar 0

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 1 ECTS / 1 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 701 Mathematical Economics 3 Credits
Mathematical foundations of advanced economic theory, topology, linear and concave programming and applications, fixed point theorems and applications. Equilibrium analysis, existence, uniqueness and stability. Dynamic analysis and the theory of optimal control.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2010-2011 Mathematical Economics 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 704 Theory of Incentives and its Applications 3 Credits
Analysis of principal-agent models, control mechanisms in hierarchies, collusion and its prevention. Game-theoretic approaches to incentive problems with applications to industrial organization and regulation.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2010-2011 Theory of Incentives and its Applications 3
Spring 2005-2006 Theory of Incentives and its Applications 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 705 Research in Game Theory-I 3 Credits
Advanced topics in noncooperative game theory, repeated games, asymptotic games, atomic games. Analysis and application of equilibrium concepts for noncooperative games. Evolutionary game theory. Analysis of latest developments in the field.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2010-2011 Research in Game Theory-I 3
Spring 2009-2010 Research in Game Theory-I 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 706 Research in Game Theory-II 3 Credits
Topics in cooperative game theory. Solution concepts, their properties and applications. Analysis of latest developments in the field

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Research in Game Theory-II 3
Spring 2016-2017 Research in Game Theory-II 3
Spring 2014-2015 Research in Game Theory-II 3
Spring 2013-2014 Research in Game Theory-II 3
Spring 2012-2013 Research in Game Theory-II 3
Spring 2011-2012 Research in Game Theory-II 3
Spring 2005-2006 Research in Game Theory-II 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 711 Dynamic Macroeconomic Modeling and its Applications 3 Credits
Dynamic sectoral equilibrium models, dynamic labor market search and matching models, heterogeneous agents models of financial markets, political equilibria and voting models.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2008-2009 Dynamic Macroeconomic Modeling and its Applications 3
Spring 2005-2006 Dynamic Macroeconomic Modeling and its Applications 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 712 Theory of Economic Growth and Development 3 Credits
Endogenous growth models, innovation and imitation models, impact of labor and financial markets on economic growth, open-economy growth models and the impacts of international trade and finance on economic growth.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 731 Advanced Econometrics 3 Credits
Latest developments and approaches in econometric theory and its applications.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2013-2014 Advanced Econometrics 3
Fall 2010-2011 Advanced Econometrics 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 756 Advanced Law and Economics 3 Credits
Extensions of economic theory to study criminal, tort, family, property and contract laws. Economic analysis and modeling of various legal issues with applications.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / 10 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements:
 
ECON 799 PhD Dissertation 0 Credit
Process of research and writing of the PhD dissertation under the guidance of the thesis advisor and dissertation committee members.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 PhD Dissertation 0
Fall 2017-2018 PhD Dissertation 0
Spring 2016-2017 PhD Dissertation 0
Fall 2016-2017 PhD Dissertation 0
Spring 2015-2016 PhD Dissertation 0
Fall 2015-2016 PhD Dissertation 0
Spring 2014-2015 PhD Dissertation 0
Fall 2014-2015 PhD Dissertation 0
Spring 2013-2014 PhD Dissertation 0
Fall 2013-2014 PhD Dissertation 0
Spring 2012-2013 PhD Dissertation 0
Fall 2012-2013 PhD Dissertation 0
Spring 2011-2012 PhD Dissertation 0
Fall 2011-2012 PhD Dissertation 0
Spring 2010-2011 PhD Dissertation 0
Fall 2010-2011 PhD Dissertation 0
Spring 2009-2010 PhD Dissertation 0
Fall 2009-2010 PhD Dissertation 0
Spring 2008-2009 PhD Dissertation 0
Fall 2008-2009 PhD Dissertation 0
Spring 2006-2007 PhD Dissertation 0
Fall 2006-2007 PhD Dissertation 0

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 169 ECTS / 169 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements: