Eurasian Economists Association

International Conference on Eurasian Economies

17-18 September 2013 – St. Petersburg, RUSSIA

Session papers

SESSION 1A: Energy

Session Chair: Prof. Dr. Ahmet Ay

Tuesday, 17 September 2013 — 13:00-14:30


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13:00–13:15   #657
The Causes of Electricity Theft: An Econometric Analysis for the Case of Turkey

- Asst. Prof. Dr. Çağlar Yurtseven (Bahçeşehir University, Turkey) *

13:15–13:30   #810
The Relationship between International Oil Prices and Current Account Deficit: The Case of Turkey

- Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Mucuk (Selçuk University, Turkey) *
- Asst. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Gerçeker (Selçuk University, Turkey)
- Prof. Dr. Ahmet Ay (Selçuk University, Turkey)

13:30–13:45   #693
Evolution of Comovement between Commodity Futures: Do Biofuels Matter?

- Ph.D. Candidate Dinçer Dedeoğlu (Bahçeşehir University, Turkey) *

13:45–14:00   #660
The Relationship between Oil Prices and Exchange Rate: The Case of Romania

- Assoc. Prof. Dr. AHMET ŞAHBAZ (Necmettin Erbakan University, Turkey)
- Asst. Prof. Dr. Uğur Adıgüzel (Cumhuriyet University, Turkey)
- Asst. Prof. Dr. Tayfur Bayat (İnönü University, Turkey)
- Asst. Prof. Dr. Selim Kayhan (Bozok University, Turkey)

Schedule and Program

Beykent University Turkish Central Bank TIKA