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Faculty Directory » Adem Y. Elveren

Economics, History, and Political Science

Office Hours:

Semester: Spring 2018
Mondays and Wednesdays
11:00 - 12:00

Tuesdays and Thursdays
2:00 - 3:00

Office Information:

Room Number: Miller Hall 307
Phone: 978-665-4855

Courses Taught:

Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics (ECON 1100)
Principles of Economics: Microeconomics (ECON 1200)
U.S. Economic History (ECON 2140, HIST 2140)
Industrial Organization (ECON 2300)
Economic Development (ECON 2500)
International Economics (ECON 3550)
Global Issues (IDIS / POLS 1800)


Ph.D. Economics, University of Utah
M.A. Economics, Boston University
B.A. Economics, Ankara University

Research Interests:

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Representative Publications:

Journal Article:

The Nexus of Economic Growth, Military Expenditures, and Income Inequality” (coauthored with Ünal Töngür), Quality and Quantity, 2016

Feminization of Labor and Profit Rates: Evidence from OECD Countries” (coauthored with Christa Marr and Yvonne Renard), Applied Economics Letters, 2016

“The Effect of Informal Economy on Income Inequality: Evidence from Turkey” (coauthored with Gökçer Özgür), Panoeconomicus, 63 (3): 293-312, 2016.

“Military Expenditures and Profit Rate: Evidence from OECD Countries” (coauthored with Sara Hsu), Metroeconomica, 67 (3): 551-577, 2016.

“Deunionization and Pay Inequality in OECD Countries: A Panel Granger Causality Approach” (coauthored with Ünal Töngür), Economic Modelling, 38, 417-425, 2014.

“A critical analysis of the pension system in Turkey from a gender equality perspective” Women’s Studies International Forum, Vol. 41, Part 1, pp. 35-44, 2013.

Edited Books:

Gender and Society in Turkey: The Impact of Neo-Liberal Policies, Political Islam and EU Accession (co-edited with Saniye Dedeoğlu), I.B. Tauris Publishers: London & New York, February 2012. (Turkish edition, Türkiye’de Refah Devleti ve Kadın, by İletişim Yayınevi, November 2012.)

2000’ler Türkiye’sinde Sosyal Politika ve Toplumsal Cinsiyet [Social Policy and Gender in Turkey in the 2000s] (co-edited with Saniye Dedeoğlu), İmge Kitabevi Yayınları, October, 2015.

Book Chapter:

The Turkish Welfare State System: With Special Reference to Human Capital Development” (with Tuba I. Agartan), forthcoming in The Routledge International Handbook to Welfare State Systems (ed. Christian Aspalter), Routledge, 2017.