Hazim Aydede


Sobey School of Business
Economics

Faculty Member Information

Interests

Economics of Aging & Demographics, Social Security, Economics of Immigration

Education

Ph.D., Economics, University of Delaware, 2006
B.S., Economics, Istanbul University, 1986

Academic Work Experience

2012 - Present, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Saint Mary's University
2007 - 2012, Assistant Professor, Saint Mary's University
2006 - 2008, Research Fellow, Networks Financial Institute at Indiana State University
2006 - 2007, Assistant Professor (Limited Term), Department of Economics, University of Windsor

Non-Academic Work Experience

2000 - 2001, Assistant General Manager Retail Banking, ToprakBank
1998 - 2000, General Manager, Kapital Insurance Inc.
1995 - 1998, Chief Financial Officer, Aviva Life Insurance Inc.
1991 - 1995, Founder Assistant General Manager Actuary and Underwriting, Vakif Emeklilik Life Insurance Inc.

Teaching: Course / Program Development

2006/03 - Present, Teaching at Saint Mary's University
2005/03 - 2006/03, Teaching at University of Windsor
2005/02 - 2005/02, Teaching at Istanbul Bilgi University, Visiting Instructor
2004/04 - 2004/04, Teaching at Sabanci University, Visiting Instructor

Scholarly Contributions

Journal Articles

Aydede Hazim, Dar Atul. "Is the lower return to immigrants' foreign schooling a postarrival problem in Canada?", IZA Journal of Migration 6:9 (Winter - 2017), 1-25
Aydede Yigit, Dar Atul. "The cost of immigrants' occupational mismatch and the effectiveness of post arrival policies in Canada", IZA Journal of Migration 5:1 (Spring - 2016), 1-23
Akbari A, Aydede Yigit. "Economic Benefits of Studying Economics in Canada: A Comparison of Wages of Economics Majors with those in Other Disciplines Circa 2005 ", Canadian Journal of Higher Education 45:4 (Winter - 2015), 143-165
Aydede Yigit. "Immigration and Location Choices of Native-Born Workers in Canada", Papers in Regional Science Early View (online) (Winter - 2015)
Aydede Yigit. "Reemployment, Housing Tenure, and Squatter Settlements in Turkey: An Empirical Analysis", Housing, Theory and Society 33:1 (Fall - 2015), 77-98
Aydede Yigit, Orbay Benan. "Comparison of Economic Benefits of University and Vocational High School Education among Different Majors in Turkey", European Journal of Higher Education Early View (online) (Fall - 2015)
Aydede Y.. "Spatial Regularities between Nonimmigrant and Immigrant Numbers in Canada", Migration Letters 11:1 (Winter - 2014), 11-22
Aydede Y.. "Effects of Immigration on Interregional Population Flows in Canada", Development and Migration 3:2 (Spring - 2014), 239-253
Aydede Y, Akbari A. "Are the Educational Credentials of Immigrant and Native-Born Workers Perfect Substitutes in Canadian Labour Markets? A Production Function Analysis", Education Economics 21:5 (Spring - 2013), 18-33
Aydede Y., Akbari A.. "Effects of Immigration on House Prices in Canada", Applied Economics 44:13 (Spring - 2011), 101-134
Aydede Y.. "Parametric Social Security Reforms and Saving: Evidence from Turkey", Topics in Middle Eastern and Northern African Economies 13 (Spring - 2011), 1- 18
Aydede Y. "Expected Social Security Wealth Simulations and Implicit Rate of Return Calculation for the Turkish PAYG System", Journal of Economic and Social Measurement 35 (Spring - 2010), 42-73
Aydede Y. "Generational Selfishness and Social Security: A Note on a Time-Inconsistency Problem in Parametric Reforms of PAYG", Journal of Economic Policy Reform 13:1 (Spring - 2010), 34-51
Aydede Y. "Sustainability of the Turkish PAYGO System's Generosity in People's Eyes", Topics in Middle Eastern and Northern African Economies 12 (Spring - 2010), 1-22
Aydede Y. "Aggregate Consumption Function and Public Social Security: The First Time-Series Study for a Developing Country, Turkey", Applied Economics 40:14 (Spring - 2008), 1-26

Presentation

Aydede Y. "The Cost of Vertical Mismatch in Canadian Labour Markets: How Big is It?", Canadian Economic Association (Spring - 2015)
Aydede Y. "Immigration and Location Choices of Native-Born Workers" (Spring - 2014)
Aydede Y. "Immigration and Location Choices of Native-Born Workers", European Society of Population Economics (ESPE) (Spring - 2014)
Aydede Y. "Immigration and Location Choices of Native-Born Workers", Canadian Economic Association (Spring - 2014)
Aydede Y. "Effect of Immigration on the Incidence of Migration in Canada in 2006", Spaces and Flows Conference, University of Amsterdam (Fall - 2013)
Aydede Y. "Effect of Immigration on the Incidence of Migration in Canada in 2006", Western Economic Association International (Spring - 2013)
Aydede Y. "Economic Benefits of Studying Economics in Canada: A Comparison of Wages of Economics Major with those in Other Disciplines Circa 2005", Canadian Economic Association (Spring - 2013)
Aydede Y. "Displacement Effects of Immigration in Canada", Atlantic Canada Economics Association (Spring - 2012)
Aydede Y. "Unemployment Insurance and Job-Education Mismatch in Turkey", International Finance, Banking, and Insurance Congress (Spring - 2012)
Aydede Y. "Why owning a house can be bad for a country", Society for the Study of Emerging Markets (SSEM) Euro Conference? (Spring - 2012)
Aydede Y. "Effects of Immigration of Inter-regional Population Flows: an Economic Approach", Canadian Economic Association (Spring - 2011)
Aydede Y. "Parametric Social Security Reforms and Saving: Evidence from Turkey", The 31st ASSA (The Allied Social Science Associations) (Winter - 2011)
Aydede Y. "An Assessment on Parametric PAYG Reforms and Savings: Evidence from Turkey", Society for the study of Emerging Markets (SSEM) Euro Conference (Spring - 2010)
Aydede Y. "Native-Born Mobility Responses to Immigrant Inflows in Canada: A Panel-Data Analysis", Canadian Economics Association (Spring - 2010)
Aydede Y. "Sustainability of the Turkish PAYG System’s Generosity in People’s Eyes", The 30th Annual Meetings of MEEA (Middle East Economic Association) in conjunction with ASSA (Allied Social Sciences Associations) (Winter - 2010)
Aydede Y. "Economic Implications of Aging Societies", 63rd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery (Spring - 2009)
Aydede Y. "Native-Born Mobility Responses to Immigrant Inflow in Canada", The 37th General Conference of ACEA (Atlantic Canada Economics Association) (Fall - 2009)
Aydede Y, Akbari A. "Are Educational Credentials of Immigrants and Natives Perfect Substitutes in Canadian Labour Markets? A Production Function Analysis", The 37th General Conference of ACEA (Atlantic Canada Economics Association) (Fall - 2009)
Aydede Y. "Generational Selfishness and Social Security: A Note on Time-Inconsistency Problem in Parametric Reforms of PAYG Systems", International Association for Research in Economic Psychology (IAREP) and Society for the Advancement of Behavioral Economics (SABE), Joint Conference (Fall - 2009)
Aydede Y. "Wealth Creation and Expected Fairness of the Turkish PAYG System", The 2nd General Conference of the International Microsimulation Association (Fall - 2009)
Aydede Y. "Effects of Immigration on Canadian Housing Markets", Canadian Economic Association (Fall - 2009)
Aydede Y. "Expected Social Security Wealth Simulations and Generational Fairness of the Turkish PAYG System", The 29th Annual Meetings of MEEA (Middle East Economic Association) In conjunction with ASSA (The Allied Social Science Associations) (Winter - 2009)

Other Publications

Aydede Y, Dar Atul. "The Cost of Vertical Mismatch in Canadian Labour Markets: How Big is It?"
CLSRN (Summer - 2015)
Aydede Y, Orbay B. "Educational mismatch and the cost of underutilization in Turkish labour markets"
MPRA (Fall - 2015)
Aydede Y. "Immigration and Location Choices of Native-Born Workers in Canada"
Canadian Labour Market and Skills Researcher Network (Spring - 2014)
Aydede Y. "Economic Benefits of Studying Economics in Canada"
Canadian Labour Market and Skills Researcher Network (Winter - 2013)
Aydede Y. "Effect of Immigration of Inter-regional Population Flows: an Economic Approach"
Atlantic Metropolis Center (Spring - 2011)
Aydede Y. "Non immigrant Mobility Responses to Immigrant Inflows in Canada: A Panel-Data Analysis "
Atlantic Metropolis Center (Spring - 2011)
Aydede Y, Akbari A. "Do the Educational Credentials of Immigrant and Non-Immigrant Workers make them Perfect Substitutes "
Atlantic Metropolis Center (Spring - 2010)
Aydede Y, Akbari A. "Effects of Immigration on Canadian Housing Markets"
Atlantic Metropolis Center (Spring - 2009)

Service: Institutional Committees

Research Committee, Sobey School of Business, 2011/03 - None (Member)
Research/Graduate Committee, Department of Economics, 2011/03 - None (Member)
Learning Outcomes Committee, Department of Economics, 2011/03 - None (Member)

Service: Professional or Disciplinary

Conference Organizer, Atlantic Canada Economics Association Halifax 2011/03 - 2011/03
Invited Participant for the Roundtable on Canada’s Retirement Income System, Department of Finance, St. John’s, NL 2009/03 - 2009/03
Conference Organizer- “Behavioral Economics, Economics Psychology: Theory and Policy” Halifax , International Association for Research in Economic Psychology (IAREP) and Society for the Advancement of Behavioral Economics (SABE) 2008/03 - 2008/03