Staff profile - Aydogan Ulker

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Dr Aydogan Ulker

Position: Senior Lecturer
Faculty or Division: Faculty of Business and Law
Department: BL Deakin Business School
Campus: Melbourne Burwood Campus
Phone: +61 3 924 43040 +61 3 924 43040
Email: aydogan.ulker@deakin.edu.au

Biography

Biography

Dr Aydogan Ulker is currently a senior lecturer in economics at Deakin University in Melbourne, Australia. Prior to joining Deakin University in 2008, he was a research fellow at Australian National University in Canberra. His main areas of research include health economics and labour economics. His research has been published in journals such as, the Economic Journal, the Journal of Health Economics, and the Journal of Population Economics. He is currently working on issues relating the economic analysis of health and mortality outcomes and the analysis of public policies concerning health and mortality.


Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Economics), 2002


Affiliations

American Economic Association

Royal Economic Society

Economics Society of Australia

Econometrics Society

European Society of Population Economics


Professional activities

Google Scholar

http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=PqTGi1QAAAAJ&hl=en

Academic

Teaching Interests

Labour Economics

Econometrics


Subjects and units currently teaching

MAE304 Labour Economics

MAE101 Economic Principles


Research

Research projects

Current research projects

Issues relating the economic analysis of health and mortality outcomes and the analysis of public policies concerning health and mortality


Research interests

Health Economics

Labour Economics


Research page

https://www.deakin.edu.au/apps/research/find-a-researcher/23023/Dr-Aydogan-Ulker


Publications

Publications

Air Pollution and Infant Mortality: Evidence from the Expansion of Natural Gas Infrastructure. Forthcoming in Economic Journal (with Erdal Tekin and Resul Cesur).

Private Ancillary Health Insurance Status and Utilisation of Dental Services in Australia. Economic Record  , Vol. 89, Issue 285, pp. 194-206, 2013 (with Mike Kidd and Sandra Hopkins).

Determinants of Maternity Leave Duration in Australia: Evidence from the HILDA Survey,  Economic Record, Vol. 87, Issue 278, pp. 399-413, 2011 (with Cahit Guven).

Robustness in Health Research: Do Differences in Health Measures, Techniques, and Time Frame Matter? Journal of Health Economics, Volume 27, Number 6, December 2008, pp 1626-1644 (with Paul Frijters).

 Household Structure and Consumption Insurance of the Elderly. Journal of Population Economics, Volume 21, Number 2, April 2008, pp 373-394.


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