- Development Economics (primary)
- Labor Economics
- Gender and Development
Patriarchal Norms, Religion and Female Labor Supply: Evidence from Turkey (2015). World Development 76, 40-61. (Link)
Married Women’s Economic Independence and Divorce in the 19th and early-20th Century U.S. (with Daniel P. MacDonald). Social Science History, forthcoming.
Pronatalist Policies and Women’s Fertility Preferences in Turkey: Do Women Really Want (at least) Three Kids? (under review)
Targeting Women’s Employment: Do Employment Subsidies Work? Evidence from Turkey. (under review)
Work in Progress
Is Economic Empowerment a Protective Factor against Intimate Partner Violence? Evidence from Turkey
Gendered Patterns of Industrialization in the MENA Region
Omar S. Dahi and Firat Demir (2017). South-South Trade and Finance in The Twenty-First Century: Rise of the South or a Second Great Divergence. Review of Radical Political Economics, forthcoming.