EconAnadolu 2022

the Sixth International Conference on Economics

May 13-15, 2022
Anadolu University, Eskişehir, Turkey


Department of Economics of the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences of Anadolu University is organizing its 6th International Conference on Economics (EconAnadolu) to be held on May 13-15, 2022. The Conference program includes plenary sessions, panels, and presentations of contributed papers. The conference is open to all line of theoretical and empirical research in economics, finance , labour and entrepreneurship. The conference aims at bringing together scholars from all over the World for exchange of ideas, discussion of recent results within theoretical and applied research, and creating a research network for future joint collaborations.

The conference is planned to be hybrid (both online and in person). Online section of the conference will be held using Zoom infrastructure.

Abstract Submission

An abstract of not less/more than 150/250 words should be submitted online through the website. EconAnadolu conference is open to both English and Turkish presentations. The authors submitting Turkish abstracts should also submit English version of their abstract. Abstracts should include 2-3 JEL codes and keywords of the research. All theoretical and empirical papers in the fields of economics, finance, labour and entrepreneurship will be considered. Authors can not submit more than 2 papers. The submission to the conference will start on December 15, 2021. Please submit your abstract by following the link below:

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Keynote Speakers


Scientific Committee

  • Bülent Açma, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Muharrem Afşar, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Ali T. Akarca, the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
  • Sanjay Banerji , University of Notthingam, UK
  • Mustafa Kemal Biçerli, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Max Bout, Xavier University, USA
  • Ahmet K. Çetin, Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli University, Turkey
  • Elif Dağdemir, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Murat Donduran, Yıldız Technical University, Turkey
  • Hasan Dudu, Worldbank, USA
  • Uğur Emek, Baskent University, Turkey
  • Fuat Erdal, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Ozan Eruygur, Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli University, Turkey
  • Alper Güzel, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Turkey
  • Mustafa İsmihan, Eastern Mediterranean University, TRNC
  • Ümit İzmen , Namık Kemal University, Turkey
  • Celia Jenkins, Westminster University, UK
  • Hasan Kazdağlı, Turkish Economic Association, Turkey
  • Yılmaz Kılıçaslan, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Neşe Kumral, Ege University, Turkey
  • Erol Kutlu, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Aykut Lenger, Ege University, Turkey
  • Daniela Maggioni, the Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Italy
  • Fahrang Morady, Westminster University,
  • Azra Musavi, Aligarh Muslim University, India
  • Nadir Öcal, Çankaya University, Turkey
  • Özlem Önder, Ege University, Turkey
  • Mustafa Özer, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Erdal Özmen, METU, Turkey
  • Serdar Sayan, TOBB ETU, Turkey
  • Selami Sezgin, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Robin Sickles , Rice University, USA
  • Ayşen Sivrikaya, Hacettepe University, Turkey
  • İlyas Şıklar, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • A. Cevat Taşiran, Middlesex University, UK
  • Erol Taymaz, METU, Turkey
  • Fatih Temizel, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Özgür Tonus, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Yannis Tsekouras, University of Macedonia, Greece
  • Yeşim Üçdoğruk Gürel, Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey
  • Hülya Ülkü, Worldbank, USA
  • Cihan Yalçin, Central Bank of Turkey, Turkey
  • Erinç Yeldan, Kadir Has University, Turkey
  • Hakan Yetkiner, İzmir Ekonomi University, Turkey
  • Jülide Yıldırım Öcal, TED University, Turkey
  • Kemal Yıldırım, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Grigorios Zarotiadis, Aristotle University

Programme Committee

  • Funda Rana Adaçay, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Elif Akbostancı-Özkazanç, METU, Turkey
  • Munise Tuba Aktaş, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Semih Akçomak, METU, Turkey
  • Serap Aşık Türüt, METU, Turkey
  • Aliye Atay Aliye, THK University, Turkey
  • Sanlı Ateş, Çukurova University, Turkey
  • Uğur Aytun, Kütahya Dumlupınar University, Turkey
  • Serdal Bahçe, Ankara University, Turkey
  • Bilgin Bari, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Sıdıka Başçı, Yıldırım Beyazit University, Turkey
  • Pınar Büyükbalcı, Yıldız Technical University, Turkey
  • Nilgün Çağlarırmak Uslu, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Nazım Çatalbaş, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Yener Coşkun, Capital Markets Board, Turkey
  • Hakan Demirgil, Süleyman Demirel University, Turkey
  • Cem Dişbudak, Muğla University, Turkey
  • Burhan Doğan, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Ceyda Erden Özsoy, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Zeynep Erdinç, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Levent Erdoğan, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Meltem Erdoğan, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Hasan Murat Ertuğrul, Undersecretariat of Treasury, Turkey
  • Ethem Esen, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Hasan İslatince, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Ümit İzmen - Namık Kemal University, Turkey
  • Bengül Gülümser Kaytancı, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Kenan Lopçu, Çukurova University, Turkey
  • Oytun Meçik, Eskişehir Osmangazi University, Turkey
  • Adil Oran, METU, Turkey
  • Bilge Kağan Özdemir, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Meriç Subaşı Ertekin, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Murat Taşdemir, Medeniyet University, Turkey
  • Murad Tiryakioğlu, Afyon Kocatepe University, Turkey
  • Ünal Töngür, Akdeniz University, Turkey
  • Nazmi Yağanoğlu, ÇOMU, Turkey
  • Kasırga Yıldırak Hacettepe, University, Turkey
  • Selim Yıldırım, Anadolu University, Turkey

Organizing Committee

  • Ozan Ağlargöz, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Onur Baycan, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Yılmaz Kılıçaslan, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Erol Kutlu, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Erkan Özata, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Elif Uçkan Dağdemir, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Zekeriya Yıldırım, Anadolu University, Turkey

Conference Secretariat

  • Ali Benli, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Aylin Koca, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Güntülü Özlem Yüksel, Anadolu University, Turkey

Local Arrangements

  • Yasin Arslantaş, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Veysel Karagöl, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Bilal Keskinsoy, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Sevilay Küçüksakarya, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Burak Tuğberk Tosunoğlu, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Ayla Yazıcı, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Betül Yüce Dural, Anadolu University, Turkey


  • Ayşegül Akça, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Burak Arslan, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Başak Sezgin, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Merve Kocaman, Anadolu University, Turkey

Important Dates

  • February 15, 2022
    Deadline for abstract submission

  • February 28, 2022
    Date of notification of acceptance

  • Mart 31, 2021
    Deadline for organizing a session

  • March 31, 2022
    Deadline for registration

  • April 15, 2022
    Deadline for submission of full paper (not mandatory)

  • April 15, 2022
    Announcement of the programme

Registration for the Conference

All paper presenting authors must register to EconAnadolu2022 Conference. The deadline for registration is March 31, 2022.

The registration fee for in-person participation is EURO100 (500TL for Turkish citizens) and EURO50 (300TL for Turkish citizens) for graduate students. The fee includes participation to the sessions, conference materials, coffee breaks, and conference gala dinner. The fee does not include accommodation or travel.

The registration fee for online participation is EURO50 (250TL for Turkish citizens) and EURO30 (150TL for Turkish citizens) for graduate students. The online participation fee includes participation to the sessions and certificate of participation

EconAnadolu2022 Registration Form

Best Paper Award

EconAnadolu will give a best paper award of EURO200 (3.000TL) to the author of best paper presented at the conference. To be eligible for the award;

• The applicant must be less than 40 years-old at the time of conference.

• A full paper must be submitted before February 15, 2022.

To apply for the best paper award, please submit your full paper written in either Turkish or English to with a subject "EconAnadolu2022 Award Application".

Good luck,



EconAnadolu will give registration fee waiver to 20 graduate students. To apply, please send an e-mail to together with the copy of your student id after you submit your abstract via the online submission system by February 15, 2022.


Anadolu University

Türkiye Cumhuriyet Merkez Bankası

Turkish Economic Association


Publication Opportunities

Paper presenting authors at the EconAnadolu2022 Conference have the opportunity to publish their papers in the following journals:

The authors willing to publish their work in the journals above must submit revised version of their papers after EconAnadolu2022 conference. Note that, the journals will be under no commitment to publish any article. However, they do promise an expedited refereeing process. The deadline to submit your manuscript is June 15, 2022. The authors should follow regular submission rules of the journal that can be found on the Journal’s web page.