The PhD. program in economics highlights conceptional, theoretical and empirical economic studies with reference to the integrity of social sciences, analyzes the decisions of economic units in the context of production relations and the results arised from those decisions and makes policy proposals. It provides students with a background of economic analysis while aiming to teach them the thoughts of pioneers of economists by considering the necessity of renewing the idea of economics in the face of changing conditions in our times. The program also enables the students to participate in the contemporary economical movements, discussions and creates discussion climates for understanding transforming economic paradigms and for comprehending properly their tools. 

Prof. Dr. Ergül HAN
Head of the Department of Economics