Academic Specialization: Finance
Research interests: Entrepreneurial finance, private equity, innovation, corporate social responsibility, M&A.
Tolga Demir joined Bilkent University as an Assistant Professor of Finance on September 2020. Tolga is also a Visiting Researcher at the Stockholm School of Economics and the Swedish House of Finance. He holds a Ph.D. in Finance from the Stockholm School of Economics. Prior to joining Bilkent, he worked as an Assistant Professor of Finance at Sabanci University between 2018 and 2020. His research focuses on corporate finance, entrepreneurial finance, private equity, innovation, and corporate social responsibility.
He has taught undergraduate and graduate-level courses on corporate finance, valuation, entrepreneurship & venture capital, and private equity.
Selected Publications :
Demir T., Mohammadi A., Shafi K. (In Press). Crowdfunding as Gambling: Evidence from Repeated Natural Experiments.