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Serdar Birinci

Economist

Education

PhD Economics
University of Minnesota
2019

MA Economics
University of Minnesota
2016

MA Economics
Bogazici University
2013

BS Industrial Engineering
Istanbul Technical University
2011

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
mediainquiries@stls.frb.org
Phone: (314) 444-3911




Selected Publications

"How Should Unemployment Insurance Vary over the Business Cycle?"
with Kurt Gerrard 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 Gerrard 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