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Caglar Ozden

Lead Economist

ÇAĞLAR ÖZDEN, a Turkish national, is senior economist in the Development Research Group's Trade and Integration team.  He received his undergraduate degrees in economics and industrial engineering from Cornell University and his Ph.D. in economics from Stanford University. Prior to joining the World Bank six years ago, he was on the faculty of the economics department at Emory University. His research explores the nexus of globalization of product and labor markets, government policies and economic development. He has published numerous papers in leading academic journals which explored the dynamics of protectionist trade policies, adverse consequences of unilateral trade preferences, placement of highly educated migrants in unskilled jobs in the US labor market - the brain waste effect. His most current research explores the role of diasporas and social networks on migration flows and patterns, performance of migrants in the destination labor markets, linkages between migration, trade and foreign direct investment flows and causes of the migration decisions of physicians from sub-Saharan Africa. He has edited three books on migration, remittances, brain drain and their impact on economic development. The latest, International Migration, Economic Development and Policy, was published in 2007.

World Bank Research Dataset

Deposit Insurance around the World: A Comprehensive Database
Policies and Institutions that Promote Saving: module 1 (National saving)

World Bank working papers and publications

1 .Internal borders and migration in India
2 .Transit migration : all roads lead to America
3 .Global migration of talent and tax incentives : evidence from Malaysia's returning expert program
4 .Global talent flows
5 .Informing migration policies : a data primer
6 .Immigrant versus natives ? displacement and job creation
7 .A global assessment of human capital mobility: the role of non-OECD destinations
8 .Performance of skilled migrants in the U.S. : a dynamic approach
9 .Diaspora effects in international migration : key questions and methodological issues
10 .Where on earth is everybody ? the evolution of global bilateral migration 1960-2000
11 .Leveraging migration for Africa : remittances, skills, and investments
12 .The World Bank economic review 25 (1)
13 .The wage effects of immigration and emigration
14 .Optimisation du ph�nom�ne migratoire pour l'Afrique : envois de fonds, comp�tences et investissements
15 .The Euro-mediterranean partnership : trade in services as an alternative to migration ?
16 .Diasporas
17 .Migration and remittances : causes and linkages
18 .Migrant networks and foreign direct investment
19 .International migration, remittances, and the brain drain
20 .The World Bank economic review 20 (2)
21 .Brain waste? Educated immigrants in the U.S. labor market
22 .Trade preferences and differential treatment of developing countries : a selective survey
23 .Geopolitical interests and preferential access to U.S. markets
24 .Loss aversion and trade policy
25 .Price effects of preferential market access : The Caribbean Basin Initiative and the apparel sector
26 .The perversity of preferences : GSP and developing country trade policies, 1976 - 2000

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