Serkan Ozbeklik, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Economics


Robert Day School of Economics and Finance

Areas of Expertise

Economics of Education
Labor Economics


B.A., Marmara University, Turkey; M.A., University of Guelph, Canada; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

Research and Publications

“What Do Right-to-Work Laws Do? Evidence from a Synthetic Control Method Analysis,” (with Ozkan Eren), Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, vol. 35, no. 1, 2016, pp. 173-194.

Peer Effects in Disadvantaged Primary Schools: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment," (with Heather Antecol and Ozkan Eren), Journal of Human Resources, vol. 51, no. 1, 2016, pp. 95-132.

“The Effect of Teacher Gender on Student Achievement in Primary School," (with Heather Antecol and Ozkan Eren), Journal of Labor Economics, vol. 33, no. 1, 2015, pp. 63-89.

“Estimating Heterogeneous Take-up and Crowd-out Responses to Existing Medicaid Income Limits and their Nonmarginal Expansions,” (with John Ham and Lara Shore-Sheppard), Journal of Human Resources, vol. 49, no. 4, 2014, pp. 872-905.

“Who Benefits from Job Corps? A Distributional Analysis of an Active Labor Market Program," (with Ozkan Eren), Journal of Applied Econometrics, vol. 29, no. 4, 2014, pp. 586-611.

“The Effect of Noncognitive Ability on Earnings of Young Men: A Distributional Analysis with Measurement Error Correction,” (with Ozkan Eren), Labour Economics, vol. 24, 2013, pp. 293-304.