Degrees and Titles
Ph.D. Candidate in Information Systems
2019- still: Abo Akademi University, Department of Business Administration - Information Systems, Turku, Finland.
Ph.D. Candidate, Business Administration - main subject Information Systems, Aug 2019 (expected graduation date: 2022)
Thesis focuses on the diffusion of information.
Courses taken: Programming for Analytics (Python), Research Ethics, Machine Learning, Information Resources and Tools for Research (University of Turku), Poisson Processes.
Ph.D. Candidate in Statistics
2016- still: Mimar Sinan FA University, Department of Statistics, Istanbul, Turkey.
Ph.D. Candidate (ABD - all but dissertation), Applied Statistics, Sep 2016 (expected graduation date: 2021)
Thesis focuses on the non-parametric application of MIDAS regression.
Courses taken: Advanced Mathematical Statistics, Advanced Statistical Learning, Alternative Regression Methods, Categorical Data Analysis, Data Mining, Multivariate Statistical Techniques, Nonparametric Statistics, Sampling, Statistical Modelling, Statistical Programming with R, Time Series Econometrics.
M.Sc. in Quantitative Finance
2005-2007: Istanbul Bilgi University, M.S., Financial Economics with specialization in Quantitative Finance, Istanbul, Turkey.
Graduation Project Title: A Discounted Cash Flow Implementation for a Textile Factory Valuation Courses taken: Stochastic Process, Investment Management, Financial Econometrics, Time Series Econometrics, Derivative Pricing and Securities, Corporate Finance, Computational
Finance, Risk Management, Capital Markets, Macroeconomics.
M.A. in Economics
1992-1994: Istanbul University, M.A., Economics, Istanbul, Turkey.
Thesis Title: An Analysis of TV Broadcasting with Respect to the Public Goods, and the
Pricing Theory Perspectives
Courses taken: Empirical Research Methods in Economics, History of Economics School, Economic Growth Theories, Mathematical Economics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Public Finance, Econometrics.