Huseyin Yildirim

Professor of Economics

External address: 
205 Soc Sci Bldg, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90097, Durham, NC 27708-0097
(919) 660-1805


Professor Yildirim's recent research concerns charitable giving, sequencing of bilateral negotiations, and the value of (non-)blind review. His papers have appeared in top economics journals such as American Economic Review, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Economic Theory, and RAND journal of Economics.

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., University of Florida 2000

  • M.A., Bilkent University (Turkey) 1995

  • B.S.E., Bilkent University (Turkey) 1993

Taylor, CR, and Yildirim, H. "Public information and electoral bias." Games and Economic Behavior 68, no. 1 (2010): 353-375. Full Text

YILDIRIM, HUSEYIN. "Getting the Ball Rolling: Voluntary Contributions to a Large-Scale Public Project." Journal of Public Economic Theory 8, no. 4 (October 2006): 503-528.

Yildirim, H. "Contests with multiple rounds." Games and Economic Behavior 51, no. 1 (2005): 213-227. Full Text

Lewis, TR, and Yildirim, H. "Managing switching costs in multiperiod procurements with strategic buyers." International Economic Review 46, no. 4 (2005): 1233-1269. Full Text

Romano, R, and Yildirim, H. "On the endogeneity of Cournot-Nash and Stackelberg equilibria: Games of accumulation." Journal of Economic Theory 120, no. 1 (2005): 73-107. Full Text Open Access Copy

Yildirim, H. "Piecewise procurement of a large-scale project." International Journal of Industrial Organization 22, no. 8-9 (2004): 1349-1375. Full Text

Lewis, TR, and Yildirim, H. "Learning by doing and dynamic regulation." RAND Journal of Economics 33, no. 1 (2002): 22-36.

Lewis, TR, and Yildirim, H. "Managing dynamic competition." American Economic Review 92, no. 4 (2002): 779-797. Full Text Open Access Copy