Sevin  Yeltekin

Associate Professor of Economics

Phone

412-268-9622

Areas of Expertise

Economics

Education

Stanford University - Ph D (Economics) - 1999
Stanford University - MA (Economics) - 1995
Wellesley College - BA (Economics and Mathematics) - 1993


Teaching and Research Interests

Macroeconomics, Fiscal Policy Design, Social Insurance Design, Computational Economics, Asset Pricing Implications of Macro Policy

PUBLICATIONS

  • On the Computation of Equilibrium Value Correspondences

    Dynamic Games and Applications

  • "Optimal Rules For Patent Races"

    (author(s): Sevin Yeltekin, Kenneth Judd, Karl Schmedders) Internatioal Economic Review 53, 2012; 23-52

  • Nonlinear Capital Taxation without Commitment

    (author(s): Christopher Sleet, Emmanuel Farhi, Ivan Werning, Sevin Yeltekin) Review of Economic Studies 79(4), 2012; 1469-1493

  • Comment on "Three Types of Ambiguity"

    Journal of Monetary Economics 59(5), 2012; 446-448

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WORKING PAPERS

  • Self Control, Liquidity and Taxation

    (author(s): Sevin Yeltekin, Andres Bellofatto)

  • Supergames with States

    (author(s): Sevin Yeltekin, Markus Baldauf, Kenneth Judd)

  • Computing Equilibria of Dynamic Games

    (author(s): Sevin Yeltekin, Kenneth Judd, Yongyang Chai)

  • Fiscal Imbalances, Bond Returns and Debt Dynamics

    (author(s): Antje Berndt, Sevin Yeltekin)

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Awards and Honors

Tepper School of Business - Leland Bach Excellence in Teaching Award (2014)
Tepper School of Business - Frank Risch Chair (2007)

University Service

Junior Faculty Recruiting, Committee Chair, (2014 - )
Tepper Building Committee, Committee Member, (2013 - )
MEAC, Committee Member, (2012 - )
Economics Recruiting Committee, Committee Member, (2011 - 2011)
Curriculum Review, Committee Member, Econ representative for the MBA Curriculum Review, (2010 - 2011)
TEPPER PHD PROGRAM- Economics, Committee Chair, (2005 - 2008)
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Public Service

Initiative for Computational Economics, Member, PhD Student Training, (2009 - )

Professional Activities

Program Organizer, SITE-Stanford Institute for Theoretical Economics
Editor, Associate Editor, Operations Research, Journal
Member, Carnegie Rochester NYU Series on Public Policy, Advisory Board
Editor, Associate Editor, Macroeconomic Dynamics (2011 - 2014)

COURSES TAUGHT

  • Global Economics (45711)
    2014 Mini 4 Section: A, B
    2013 Mini 1 Section: A, F
  • Emerging Markets (45913)
    2013 Mini 2 Section: A, E
    2013 Mini 4 Section: A, E
  • Global Ecomonics (45711)
    2013 Mini 4 Section: A, B
  • Macroeconomics (45711)
    2012 Mini 1 Section: F

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Sevin Yeltekin