Kamil Yılmaz

Professor of Economics

Koç University

email: kyilmaz@ku.edu.tr

Phone: +90 (212) 338-1458


  • Undergraduate: Intermediate and Advanced Macroeconomics, International Finance, International Trade, Econometrics, Turkish Economy
  • Graduate: Macroeconomic Theory, Time Series Econometrics
  • MBA & Executive: Global Economics, Macroeconomic Analysis for Managers, Managerial Economics


  • Outstanding Faculty Award, CASE, Koç University, 2016.
  • Member, Bilim Akademisi (The Science Academy) 2016.
  • Honorable Mention, Dennis J. Aigner Award for Applied Econometrics 2013-2014, Journal of Econometrics, 2016.
  • Best Paper Award 2012-2013, International Journal of Forecasting, 2015.

Research Grants

  • SAP Grant, Expanding the Frontiers of Financial and Macroeconomic Connectedness, Nov. 2015 – Nov. 2016.
  • Tubitak Grant, Investigating Connectedness Between Real and Financial Sides of the Economy, Jan. 2015 – 2016.
  • Tubitak Grant, Estimating Cost Functions and Profit Margins Using Plant Level Data from the Turkish Manufacturing Industry, Sep. 2013 – Nov. 2014.
  • Tubitak Grant, The Network Topology of Variance Decompositions and Measurement of the Connectedness of Financial Markets, May 2012 - April 2013.

Recent Research Activity


Working Papers