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Scholarly Interest Report
Hulya Eraslan
Ralph O'Connor Chair in Economics; Professor of Economics
  • M.A. Economics (1994) State University of New York, Buffalo, Buffalo, New York
  • Ph.D. Economics (2001) University of Minnesota, Minneapolois, Minnesota
  • B.S. Computer Engineering (1991) Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
Primary Department
   Department of Economics
 Personal web site
Research Areas
 Political economy, law and economics, game theory, corporate finance
Teaching Areas
 Game theory, microeconomics, corporate finance
Selected Publications
 Refereed articles

Hulya Eraslan "Uniqueness of Equilibrium Payoffs in Coalitional Bargaining Among Risk Averse Players." International Journal of Economic Theory, 12 (2016/March) : 29-40.


Hulya Eraslan and Antonio Merlo "Some Unpleasant Bargaining Arithmetics." Journal of Economic TheorySubmitted


Hülya Eraslan, Gizem Koşar, Wenli Li and Pierre-Daniel Sarte "The Anatomy of U.S. Personal Bankruptcy under Chapter 13." International Economic ReviewSubmitted


Renee Bowen, Ying Chen, Hülya Eraslan and Jan Zapal "Effficiency of Flexible Budgetary Institutions." Journal of Economic TheorySubmitted


Ying Chen and Hulya Eraslan "Dynamic Agenda Setting." American Economic Journal: MicroeconomicsIn Revision


Renee Bowen, Ying Chen, Hulya Eraslan "Mandatory vs. Discretionary Spending: The Status Quo Effect." American Economic Review, 104(10) (lead article) (2014) : 2941-2974.


Ying Chen and Hulya Eraslan "Rhetoric in Legislative Bargaining with Asymmetric Information." Theoretical Economics, 9:2 (2014) : 483-513..

 Invited Talks

2015: Emory University (Political Science), Universidad Technica Federico Santa Maria (Analysis & Mathematical Modeling Valparaiso), University of Texas at Austin, Kyoto University (Institute of Economic Research)

Editorial Positions
 Associate Editor, International Economic Review. (2012 - 2016)

 Associate Editor, Social Choice and Welfare. (2011 - 2016)

 Other, (Guest editor) International Journal of Economic Theory. (2014 - 2014)

 Associate Editor, International Journal of Game Theory. (2013 - 2016)

 Associate Editor, Review of Economic Design. (2013 - 2016)

Supervised Theses & Dissertations
 Gizem Kosar Karaca, PhD Essays on Tax Credits, Tax Mobility and Personal Bankruptcy. (2015) (Thesis Co-Director)