Prof.Dr. Hakkı Hakan Yılmaz

Contact Information

 Office:  Siyasal Bilgiler Fakültesi Cemal Gürsel Bulvarı 06590 Cebeci ANKARA
 Email:  hhyilmaz@politics.ankara.edu.tr
 Phone:  +90 312 5951354
 Fax:  +90 312 362 53 08
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Hacettepe University, Public Finance Department, Ankara, 2006 Ph. D. Dissertation, The Quality Issue of Fiscal Adjustment in post 2000 Turkey’s Stability Programs

Columbia University, The School of International and Public Affairs, New York, United States, 1998. Master of International Affairs (MIA)

Middle East Technical University, (unfinished), 1994-1995. Studying for Master’s Degree in Regional Planning Department

Gazi University, Department of Public Finance,  Ankara, 1987 Bachelor of Science

Academic Profile

Professor, Ankara University, Faculty of Political Sciences, Public Finance Department, 2014

Associate Professor, Ankara University, Faculty of Political Sciences, Public Finance Department, 2010-2014

Assistant Professor, Ankara University, Faculty of Political Sciences, Public Finance Department, 2008-2010

Research Interest:

  • Fiscal Management and Budgeting in Public Sector
  • Participation and Financial Transparency
  • Fiscal Policy and Income Distribution
  • Public Expenditure Analysis
  • Education and Health Economics
  • Regulatory Impact Analysis
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Monitoring and Evaluation System
  • Quality and Risk Management
  • Fiscal Management in Local Governments

Master’s and PhD Theses (As a thesis adviser)

Master Theses:

Gülhan KARADAYI Strategic planning in local government and Çanakkale case (AU SSI) 2010

Selma TOSUN The contribution of Public Financial Management and Control Law no: 5018 to fiscal transparency (AU SSI) 2010

Mehmet Selim Bağlı In terms of financial transparency and accountability the final account of GNAT: The relationship between parliament and Court of Accounts in Turkey (AU SSI) 2010

Engin ASTIM Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Of A Prospective Breast Cancer Screening Program In Turkey (METU SSI) .2011

Rustam SAKHİPOV Budget system of the Rebuplic of Kazakhstan: Efficiencyof social expenditure (AU SSI) 2011

Aslı Ceren Saral Fiscal space approach in assesing the social expenditures: Case of Turkey (AU SSI) 2012

Dilara Tunca Health expenditures and financing in Turkey (AU SSI) 2014
Nihat Akbulut Analysis of efficiency and effects of the policies on equal educational opportunities in the field of secondary education in recent times (AU SSI) 2014

Ahmet Güzel Fiscal decentralisation and selected provinces based analysis in Turkey (AU SSI) 2014

Ilgın DİNSEVER ÖNDE Cultural economy and creative industries: Culture budget model recommendation for Turkey (AU SSI) 2017

Burcu Zernişan Öcal Çifci Efficiency of public procurement system: Public procurement board decisions and panel data analysis of the determinants of complaint processes (AU SSI) 2017

İhtibar Aydemir Uslu City council experience in Turkey: A configuration suggestion (AU SSI) 2017

PhD Theses:

Eda BALIKÇIOĞLU The factors of credit ratings of countries in financial terms and the effects of fiscal rules: The compared analyses of the effects ff fiscal policy on credit ratings after period of 2000 (AU SSI) 2013

Mehmet Ali ÖZYER Effects of taxes on income inequality: 2002-2008 an analysis for Turkey (AU SSI) 2014

Mehmet Selim Bağlı The situation in Turki̇sh National Parliament's budget right usage: Measurement of efficiency level in budget right following the no 5018 law implementations (AU SSI) 2014

Berkan Karagöz Fiscal decentralisation and horizontal inequality problem: The case of Turkey (AU SSI) 2014

Ömer Yalvaç The effects of growth and budget forecast errors on fiscal rules: Turkey (AU SSI) 2015

Önder Çalçacı The relationship between fiscal decentralization and local tax revenue performance: An implementation on municipalities in the eastern Black Sea Region (AU SSI) 2017

Work Experience:

Planning Expert, General Directorate of Annual Programs and Economic Evaluations of the State Planning Organization (under Turkish Prime Ministry) of the Republic of Turkey (SPO), 1993- (1993-1996 Junior Planning Expert)

Auditor, Turkish Court of Accounts which is supreme audit institution of Turkey, 1988-1993 (1988-1990 Junior Auditor).


Quality Assessor (External), Higher Education Quality Council, 2017-

Professor (part time), Public Administration Institute for Turkey and Middle East (TODAIE), 2015-

Professor (part time), Middle East Technical University Department of Economics, 2002-2010

Ankara University Fiscal Management Coordinator, Acting Head of Strategy Department,   , 2012-2014

Ankara University Institutional Development Coordinator, 2009-2011

Professor (part time), Middle East Technical University Department of Economics, 2002-2010

Professor (part time), Hacettepe University Department of Public Finance, 2005-2006

Counterpart Team Member, World Bank Public Expenditure and Institutional Review Study 2000

World Bank Intern,  PRMPS and DECDG Mac-Team, (from June to November, 1998, Washington DC)

Curriculum Vitae

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