M. Murat Kubilay is an independent financial advisor on the Turkish economy. His M.S. thesis and Ph.D. dissertation subjects are both on the international transmission of return and volatility in bond, stock, and currency markets. His previous job experiences include multi-asset fund management in Istanbul, Turkey and corporate advisory in London, Britain. He is a columnist in national media outlets in Turkey.

He has extensive knowledge of the financial and commercial structures of the Turkish economy and their relations with global supply chains and international capital markets. His analyses on the Turkish economy cover both the historical background and political framework. 

B.S. Business Administration at Middle East Technical University
B.S. Management at Gothenburg University (exchange student)
M.S. Financial Mathematics at Middle East Technical University
Ph.D. Banking at Marmara University
Ph.D. International Finance at King’s College London (visiting researcher)

Turkish and English

Countries of Expertise
Turkey, emerging market countries

Issues of Expertise
Turkish economy, international finance, foreign direct investments, financial markets and institutions

Contact Information

Please contact media@mei.edu or call 202-785-1141 ext. 241 for assistance contacting this expert.

Twitter Handle: @mmkubilay

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