Huseyin Yildirim

Huseyin Yildirim

Professor of Economics

External address: 
205 Social Sciences Bldg, Box 90097, 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

Name-Correa, Alvaro J., and Huseyin Yildirim. “A Theory of Charitable Fund-Raising with Costly Solicitations.” American Economic Review 103, no. 2 (April 2013): 1091–1107.

Krasteva, S., and H. Yildirim. “Payoff uncertainty, bargaining power, and the strategic sequencing of bilateral negotiations.” Rand Journal of Economics 43, no. 3 (September 1, 2012): 514–36. Full Text

Krasteva, S., and H. Yildirim. “On the role of confidentiality and deadlines in bilateral negotiations.” Games and Economic Behavior 75, no. 2 (July 1, 2012): 714–30. Full Text

Taylor, C. R., and H. Yildirim. “Subjective performance and the value of blind evaluation.” Review of Economic Studies 78, no. 2 (April 7, 2011): 762–94. Full Text

Taylor, C. R., and H. Yildirim. “Public information and electoral bias.” Games and Economic Behavior 68, no. 1 (January 1, 2010): 353–75. Full Text

Taylor, C. R., and H. Yildirim. “A unified analysis of rational voting with private values and group-specific costs.” Games and Economic Behavior 70, no. 2 (January 1, 2010): 457–71. Full Text

YILDIRIM, H. U. S. E. Y. I. N. “Getting the Ball Rolling: Voluntary Contributions to a Large-Scale Public Project.” Journal of Public Economic Theory 8, no. 4 (October 2006): 503–28.

Lewis, T. R., and H. Yildirim. “Managing switching costs in multiperiod procurements with strategic buyers.” International Economic Review 46, no. 4 (November 1, 2005): 1233–69. Full Text Open Access Copy