Dr Cem Oyvat PhD

Senior Lecturer in Economics

Cem Oyvat received his Phd in Economics from University of Massachusetts – Amherst in 2014 with dissertation titled "Essays on the Evolution of Inequality". His research interests include development economics, macroeconomics, international economics, income distribution and political economy.

Responsibilities within the university

  • Course leader - Business Economics: Markets & Strategies
  • Course Leader - Economic Analysis of Business Performance

Research / Scholarly interests

  • Development economics
  • macroeconomics
  • international economics
  • income distribution
  • political economy

Recent publications

Article

Onaran, Özlem , Oyvat, Cem, Fotopoulou, Eurydice (2021), A macroeconomic analysis of the effects of gender inequality, wages, and public social infrastructure: the case of the UK. Taylor & Francis. In: , , , . Taylor & Francis, Feminist Economics ISSN: 1354-5701 (Print), 1466-4372 (Online) (doi: ) NB Item availability restricted.

Onaran, Özlem , Oyvat, Cem, Fotopoulou, Eurydice (2020), Gendering macroeconomic analysis and development policy: a theoretical model. Taylor & Francis. In: , , , . Taylor & Francis, Feminist Economics ISSN: 1354-5701 (Print), 1466-4372 (Online) (doi: ) NB Item availability restricted.

Yağcı, Alper H. and , Oyvat, Cem (2020), Partisanship, media and the objective economy: Sources of individual-level economic assessments. Elsevier. In: , , , . Elsevier, Electoral Studies, 66: 102135 ISSN: 0261-3794 (Print), (doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.electstud.2020.102135) NB Item availability restricted.

Oyvat, Cem , Öztunalı, Oğuz, Elgin, Ceyhun (2020), Wage‐led versus profit‐led demand: a comprehensive empirical analysis. Wiley. In: , , , . Wiley, Metroeconomica, 71 (3) . pp. 458-486 ISSN: 0026-1386 (Print), 1467-999X (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/meca.12284) NB Item availability restricted.

Oyvat, Cem and , wa Gĩthĩnji, Mwangi (2019), Migration in Kenya: beyond Harris-Todaro. Taylor & Francis. In: , , , . Taylor & Francis, Migration in Kenya: beyond Harris-Todaro, 34 (1) . pp. 4-35 ISSN: 0269-2171 (Print), 1465-3486 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/02692171.2019.1620702).

Oyvat, Cem and , Tekgüç, Hasan (2019), Ethnic fractionalization, conflict and educational development in Turkey. Elsevier. In: , , , . Elsevier, International Journal of Educational Development, 67 . pp. 41-52 ISSN: 0738-0593 (Print), (doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijedudev.2019.03.005).

Oyvat, Cem and , (2016), Agrarian Structures, Urbanization, and Inequality. Elsevier. In: , , , . Elsevier, World Development, 83 . pp. 207-230 ISSN: 0305-750X (Print), (doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.worlddev.2016.01.019) NB Item availability restricted.

Elgin, Ceyhun and , Oyvat, Cem (2013), Lurking in the cities: Urbanization and the informal economy. Elsevier B.V.. In: , , , . Elsevier B.V., Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 27 . pp. 36-47 ISSN: 0954-349X (Print), (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.strueco.2013.06.003).

Book section

Onaran, Özlem and , Oyvat, Cem (2016), The political economy of inequality and boom-bust cycles in Turkey: before and after the great recession. Palgrave Macmillan UK. In: , , In: Philip Arestis, Malcolm Sawyer (eds.), Emerging Economies during and after the Great Recessio. Palgrave Macmillan UK, London, UK , 12 (1st) . pp. 270-309 . ISBN: 9781137485540 (doi: ).

Working paper

Oyvat, Cem , Tekgüç, Hasan, Yagci, Alper H. (2021), Religiosity, Employment, and Horizontal Inequalities in Turkey. University of Greenwich Business School. In: , , , . University of Greenwich Business School, London (doi: ).

Oyvat, Cem and , (2020), The role of global finance in the provisioning of social infrastructure and the welfare state. University of Greenwich Business School. In: , , , . University of Greenwich Business School, London (doi: https://www.gre.ac.uk/business/research/centres/gperc/pubreports/greenwich-papers-in-political-economy).

Onaran, Özlem , Oyvat, Cem, Fotopoulou, Eurydice (2019), The effects of gender inequality, wages, wealth concentration and fiscal policy on macroeconomic performance. University of Greenwich Business School. In: , , , . University of Greenwich Business School, London (doi: https://www.gre.ac.uk/business/research/centres/gperc/pubreports/greenwich-papers-in-political-economy).

Onaran, Özlem , Oyvat, Cem, Fotopoulou, Eurydice (2019), A policy mix for equitable sustainable development in the UK: the effects of gender equality, wages, wealth concentration and fiscal policy. University of Greenwich Business School. In: , , , . University of Greenwich Business School, London (doi: https://www.gre.ac.uk/business/research/centres/gperc/pubreports/gperc-policy-briefs).

Yagci, Alper and , Oyvat, Cem (2018), Economic Voting and Media Influence in a Competitive Authoritarian Setting: Evidence from Turkey. Social Science Research Network. In: , , , . Social Science Research Network, Social Science Research Network (doi: https://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3295038) NB Item availability restricted.

Oyvat, Cem , Öztunalı, Oğuz, Elgin, Ceyhun (2018), Wage-led vs. profit-led growth: a comprehensive empirical analysis. University of Greenwich Business School. In: , , , . University of Greenwich Business School, London (doi: http://www.gre.ac.uk/business/research/centres/gperc/pubreports/greenwich-papers-in-political-economy).

Oyvat, Cem and , Tekgüç, Hasan (2017), Double squeeze on educational development: land inequality and ethnic conflict in Southeastern Turkey. University of Greenwich Business School. In: , , , . University of Greenwich Business School, London (doi: http://www.gre.ac.uk/business/research/centres/gperc/pubreports/greenwich-papers-in-political-economy).

Oyvat, Cem and , wa Gĩthĩnji, Mwangi (2017), Migration in Kenya: beyond Harris-Todaro. University of Greenwich Business School. In: , , , . University of Greenwich Business School, London (doi: http://www.gre.ac.uk/business/research/centres/gperc/pubreports/greenwich-papers-in-political-economy).

Onaran, Özlem and , Oyvat, Cem (2015), The political economy of inequality, redistribution and boom-bust cycles in Turkey. University of Greenwich. In: , , , . University of Greenwich, London (doi: ).

Oyvat, Cem and , (2015), Structural change and the Kuznets hypothesis. University of Greenwich. In: , , , . University of Greenwich, London (doi: ).