Murat G. Kırdar is a professor at the economics department of Bogazici University. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 2004.

His research interests lie in the areas of labor and demographic economics and development economics. He is particularly interested in the economics of immigration and economics of education.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in April 2010.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13953
Yusuf Emre Akgündüz, Yusuf Kenan Bağır, Seyit Mümin Cilasun, Murat G. Kirdar
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12844
published in: World Development 146, 105609 -- titled "“Down and up the “U” – A Synthetic Cohort (Panel) Analysis of Female Labor Force Participation in Turkey, 1988–2013”
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11679
published in: European Economic Review, 2021, 134, 103682.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9274
published in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2017, 79 (6), 1046-1086.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7939
published in: World Bank Economic Review, 2016, 30 (3), 549-579.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5887
published in: Journal of Human Capital, 2018, 12(4), 640-668.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4899
published in: IZA Journal of Migration 2013, 2:8
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4894
published in: International Economic Review, 2012, 53 (2), 453-486