Abdurrahman B. Aydemir

Research Fellow

Sabanci University

Abdurrahman B. Aydemir is a professor of economics at Sabancı University. He is also a Research Fellow in CReAM. Formerly, he held a senior economist position at Statistics Canada (2002-2007), and was a research associate at the Social Research and Demonstration Corporation (2001-2002). He received his Ph.D. degree in economics from the University of Western Ontario in 2003.

His research focuses on immigration, education, and intergenerational mobility. His current research is on the evolution and impact of immigrant social networks, labor market consequences of immigration, and the effects of compulsory schooling law changes. Among other journals, he published in the Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of the European Economics Association, European Economic Review, Canadian Journal of Economics, and the Industrial and Labor Relations Review.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in May 2010.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14013
published as 'The effect of education on internal migration of young men and women: incidence, timing, and type of migration' in: Labour Economics, 2022, 74, 102098
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11164
published in: European Economic Review, July 2019, Vol. 116, 160-185
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9274
published in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2017, 79 (6), 1046-1086.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6433
published in: Amelie F. Constant and Klaus F. Zimmermann (eds.), International Handbook on the Economics of Migration, Edward Elgar 2013, Cheltenham, UK, and Northampton, USA, Chapter 23, 432-452
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4966
published in: Journal of Population Economics, 2011, 24 (2), 451-475
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