Deniz Civril - Economics Faculty - Colgate University

Colgate Directory

Areas of Interests
  • Research: International Trade, Labor Economics, Corporate Finance 
  • Teaching: International Economics, Applied Econometrics, Labor Economics, Microeconomics
  • Colgate University, Visiting Assistant Professor in Economics, 2014-2015
Academic Affiliations
  • Special Sworn Status Research Associate at the Center for Economic Studies, Boston Research Data Center of the U.S. Bureau of Census, 2014-present


  • Ph.D. International Economics and Finance, Brandeis University, 2014
    • Dissertation: "Globalization of Production: Three Essays on Implications for Workers and Trade"
    • Completion Date: May 2014
    • Committee Members: Catherine L. Mann (Chair), Judith M. Dean, Ricardo A. Lopez, Susan N. Houseman
  • M.S. International Economics and Finance, Brandeis University, 2009
  • B.A. Economics, Bilkent University, 2006


Research Papers
  • Gender Wage Gap: Impacts of Imported Intermediate Inputs using Task-Based Approach
  • The Impacts of Technology and Material Offshoring on Different Labor Types: An Analysis Using Microlevel Data
  • U.S. International Trade in Other Private Services: Do Arm's Length and Intra-Company Trade Differ? (with Catherine L. Mann)
Research in Progress
  • Globalization, Investment and Corporate Payout Strategies (with Catherine L. Mann - Project proposal and access to confidential firm level data approved by the U.S. Bureau of Census.)
  • Globalization and Female Employment: Chilean Case (with Ricardo A. Lopez)
Research and Teaching Experience
    Research Assistant
  • For Elif Sisli Ciamarra on mutual funds and charter schools, Fall 2010
    • Data management and panel data analysis
  • For Catherine L. Mann on Information Technology Agreement and Service Trade, Summer 2007, Fall 2009
    • Literature review on information technology, data management, statistical and econometric analysis
  • For Preeta Banerjee on patents and Tata Group, Fall 2007
    • Patent citation data analysis and data collection for Tata Group
  • For Paroma Sanyal on banking sector and efficiency of public schools, Spring 2007
    • Literature review

Teaching Experience

    Visiting Assistant Professor
  • Colgate University
    • Introduction to Statistics (Undergraduate), Spring 2015 - scheduled
    • Topics in International Trade (Undergraduate), Fall 2014
    • Introduction to Economics (Undergraduate), Fall 2014
  • Brandeis University
    • Microeconomics for Business (Graduate), Fall 2013
    • Global Economy (Graduate), Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Fall 2013
    • Economic Principles and Globalization (Undergraduate), Spring 2010, 2011, 2012
    • Global Economy (Undergraduate), Summer School, Summer 2010, 2011
    Teaching Assistant
  • Brandeis University
    • Econometrics (Undergraduate) for Elizabeth Brainerd, Fall 2011
    • Empirical International Trade (Masters) for Judith Dean, Spring 2011
    • Econometrics (Ph.D.) for Hong Li, Spring 2009
    • Global Economic Environment (Masters) for Catherine L. Mann, Fall 2008
    • Microeconomics (Undergraduate) for Nader Habibi, Spring 2008
    • Industrial Organization (Undergraduate) for Rachel McCulloch, Fall 2006
  • Harvard Summer School
    • International Trade and Commercial Policy for Can Erbil and Rasim Ozkan, Summer 2012
    • Introduction to Capital Markets and Investment for Tanseli Savaser, Summer 2009
  • Bilkent University
    • Microeconomics, Spring 2006


  • Eastern Economic Association Annual Meetings, Boston, MA (2014, presenter and discussant)
  • Annual NABE Economic Policy Conference, Arlington, VA (2014, poster presenter)
  • Eastern Economic Association Annual Meetings, New York, NY (2013, presenter and discussant)
  • Midwest International Economics Group Spring Meetings (2013, presenter)
  • Eastern Economic Association Annual Meetings, Boston, MA (2012, discussant)
  • 10th Annual GEP Postgraduate Conference, The University of Nottingham (2011, presenter)
  • Current Account Sustainability in Major Advanced Economies II Conference, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2008, presented by co-author)


  • Provost's Dissertation Awards, Brandeis University, 2011, 2013
  • Graduate Student Fellowship and Grant, Brandeis University, 2006-2010
  • Full Scholarship, Bilkent University, 2001-2006