Sezer Yasar

PhD Candidate 2016-2017

Wyman 544E
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Thesis Title: "Political Frictions and Fiscal Policy: Three Essays"  - Download Abstract (PDF)

Fields: Political economy, public economics, game theory

Main Advisor: M. Ali Khan


"Line-item Appropriations and Government Spending", 2016, submitted (job market paper).

"Appropriation Bills and Public Goods", 2016, Working Paper.

"Polarization and Public Investment" (work in progress)


Johns Hopkins University:
The Firm and the Macroeconomy, Fall 2016, TA
Elements of Microeconomics, Spring 2016, Spring 2014, TA
International Trade, Fall 2015, TA
Mathematical Methods in Economics II (graduate), Spring 2015, TA
Elements of Macroeconomics, Fall 2012, 2014, TA
Microeconomic Theory, Fall 2013, TA
Microeconomic Theory (graduate), Spring 2013, TA

Middle East Technical University:
Mathematics for Economists, Spring 2010, TA
Introduction to Econometrics II, Spring 2010, TA
Microeconomic Theory I (graduate), Fall 2010, TA
Mathematics for Economists (graduate), Fall 2010, TA
Introduction to Econometrics I, Fall 2010, TA
Macroeconomic Theory, Spring 2009, TA
International Economics II, Spring 2009, TA


Professor M. Ali Khan - akhan@jhu.edu
Professor Ying Chen - ying.chen@jhu.edu
Professor Bruce W. Hamilton - bruce.hamilton@jhu.edu (teaching)