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Okan Yilankaya
Position:
Professor
Office Phone:
(69) 4752
Website:

Research Interest

Game Theory, Information Economics, Auctions, Mechanism Design, Evolutionary Game Theory

Biography
Selected Publications
Courses Offered

Dr. Yilankaya served as an Assistant and then as Associate Professor of Economics (with tenure) at the Department of Economics, The University of British Columbia between 1999 and 2010, and at Koç University between 2010 and 2016. He holds a PhD in Economics from Northwestern University (1999) and a BA in Economics from Boğaziçi University (1994).

Dr. Yilankaya’s research has focused on auctions, mechanism design, and evolutionary game theory. He has published in journals such as The Review of Economic StudiesJournal of Economic TheoryGames and Economic Behavior and Economic Theory.

Dr. Yilankaya is currently serving as the Graduate Program Director for the Master of Arts in Economics (MAE) program at NU, and invites bright and curious minds to apply to the MAE program.