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Sina T. Ates

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2015
  • B.A., Economics, Bogazici University, 2009
Current Research Topics
  • Macroeconomic Impacts of Financial Crises
  • Innovation and Corporate Finance
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2015 - present
  • Ates, Sina, T., and Felipe E. Saffie (2016). "Fewer but Better: Sudden Stops, Firm Entry, and Financial Selection," International Finance Discussion Papers 1187. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Ates, Sina (2015). "Essays on Finance of Innovation, Firm Dynamics, and Economic Growth," Ph.D. disseration, University of Pennsylvania.
  • Ates, Sina, and Felipe Saffie (2014). "Fewer but Better: Sudden Stops, Firm Entry, and Financial Selection," PIER Working Paper 14-043. Penn Institute for Economic Research, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania.
  • Ates, Sina, and Felipe Saffie (2013). "Project Heterogeneity and Growth: The Impact of Selection," PIER Working Paper 13-011. Penn Institute for Economic Research, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania.
  • seminar

    2015

    Federal Reserve Board, VU Amsterdam, Bilkent University, Central Bank of Turkey (Istanbul), University of Pennsylvania

    Beyond Cash: Venture Capital, Firm Dynamics and Economic Growth

  • conference

    2015

    Midwest Macro (scheduled)

    Beyond Cash: Venture Capital, Firm Dynamics and Economic Growth

  • seminar

    2014

    Federal Reserve Board, Bilkent University

    Beyond Cash: Venture Capital, Firm Dynamics and Economic Growth

  • conference

    2013

    World Finance Conference, EBES

    Project Heterogeneity and Growth: The Impact of Selection

  • discussion

    2013

    World Finance Conference

    The Causes and Consequences of Going Public: Firm-Level Evidences from Twelve European Countries

  • conference

    2012

    IAES

    International Technology Competition: The Comeback of The US during 1980s

Awards
  • 2009

    University of Pennsylvania

    Graduate Fellowship

  • 2004

    Turkish Government

    Fellowship of Turkish Government

  • 2004

    Bogazici University

    Undergraduate Fellowship

Referee
  • International Economic Review
Last update: May 19, 2017