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Serdar Birinci



PhD Economics
University of Minnesota

MA Economics
University of Minnesota

MA Economics
Bogazici University

BS Industrial Engineering
Istanbul Technical University

Contact Info

Fax: (314) 444-8731

Research Division
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
P.O. Box 442
St. Louis, MO 63166-0442

For media inquiries, contact:
Shera Dalin
Phone: (314) 444-3911

Selected Publications

"How Should Unemployment Insurance Vary over the Business Cycle?"
with Kurt See
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Working Paper 2019-022C, February 2020

"What Do Survey Data Tell Us about US Businesses?"
with Anmol Bhandari, Ellen R. McGrattan, and Kurt See
FORTHCOMING: American Economic Review: Insights

"Spousal Labor Supply Response to Job Displacement and Implications for Optimal Transfers"
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Working Paper 2019-020B, January 2020
Online Appendix

"Growth and Informality: A Comprehensive Panel Data Analysis"
with Ceyhin Elgin
Journal of Applied Economics, November 2016, Vol. 2, No. 19, pp. 271-92

"Trade Openness, Growth, and Informality: Panel VAR Evidence from OECD Economies"
Economics Bulletin, March 2013, Vol. 1, No. 33, pp. 694-705