Dr. Oguzhan Dincer

Associate Professor
  • BIOGRAPHY
  • Oguzhan (Oz) Dincer is an Associate Professor of Economics and the Director of the Institute for Corruption Studies at the Illinois State University. His research interests lie in the intersection between public economics, institutional economics and development economics with a focus on corruption. Between 2011 and 2015 he was a Non-Residential Fellow at Harvard Law School’s Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics where (together with Michael Johnston) he developed measures of legal and illegal corruption across U.S. states. He received his PhD in Economics from the University of Oregon in 2004.
  • CURRENT COURSES
  • ECO 350.Sec 001 Public Finance
  • ECO 300.Sec 002 Senior Project
  • ECO 238.Sec 001 Using Regression & Econometric Methods
  • TEACHING INTERESTS
  • Public Economics, Econometrics
  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Economic Growth and Development, Public Economics
  • SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
  • PRESENTATIONS