Murat Tasci is a senior research economist in the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. He is primarily interested in macroeconomics and labor economics. His current work focuses on business cycles and labor markets, labor market policies and search frictions.
Prior to joining the Cleveland Reserve Bank in 2006, Dr. Tasci was a Teaching and Research Assistant at the University of Texas at Austin.
Dr. Tasci received a bachelor's degree in economics at Koc University in Istanbul, Turkey, and an MS and PhD in economics from the University of Texas at Austin.
“The Unintended Consequences of Employer Credit Check Bans for Labor Markets.” With Kristle Cortes and Andrew Glover. Review of Economics and Statistics, 2022, 104(5).
“Unemployment Flows, Participation and the Natural Rate of Unemployment: Evidence from Turkey.” With Gonul Sengul. Journal of Macroeconomics, 2020, 64: 103202.
“The Cyclical Behavior of Equilibrium Unemployment and Vacancies across OECD Countries.” With Pedro Amaral. European Economic Review, 2016, 84: 184–201.