Asst. Prof. Bora Erdamar

Director of BlockchainIST Center

Asst. Prof. Bora Erdamar is the founder and director of the first university research and development center in Turkey for Blockchain Technology, BlockchainIST Center and the founding director of Bahçeşehir University Experimental Economics Lab. Additionally, Erdamar is the director of BAU Graduate Education Institute, Economics and Finance Graduate Programs, which includes only FinTech Graduate Program in Turkey. After completing his undergraduate education in the Department of Mathematics at Boğaziçi University, Erdamar received his PhD in Economics from Ecole Poytechnique, Paris, with high honors in 2013. After working at Paris School of Economics, Moscow Higher School of Economics, University of Rochester and Columbia University for post-doctoral research in political economy and electoral systems for 3 years, he has been working at BAU for the last five years.
Research Interests: Blockchain Technology, Experimental Economics, Game Theory, Behavioral Finance and Political Economy.