Mine Z. Senses is an Associate Professor of International Economics in the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) at Johns Hopkins University.
She holds a B.A in Economics from the Middle East Technical University and a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Michigan.
Her research falls in the intersection of international trade and labor economics and has been published in numerous journals including the Review of Economic Studies, Journal of International Economics, American Economic Review and the Canadian Journal of Economics. Her research focuses on the consequences of globalization on the labor market, with emphasis on quantifying the heterogeneous costs and benefits experienced by different segments of the population. In particular, her recent work investigates the association between trade and income risk; differential effects of trade on the wages of workers employed in heterogeneous firms; the role of human capital in determining the wage impact of increased openness and the interplay between globalization and the size and role of local governments.
Mine joined IZA as a Research Fellow in July 2016.