Research

Work in Progress

Reluctant Savers and Mortgage Subsidies (with Andres Bellofatto) (2017)   Slides

Competition in the Financial Advisory Market: Robo versus Traditional Advisors (with Antje Berndt and Honglin Yu) (2017)   Slides

Optimal Dynamic Fiscal Policy with Endogenous Debt Limits (with K.L. Judd, P. Renner and S. Scheidegger) (2017) Slides

Publications

Yeltekin, Şevin, Yongyang Cai and Kenneth Judd. “Computing Equilibria of Dynamic Games”, Operations Research 65 (2) (2017), 337-356.

Sleet, Christopher, and Şevin Yeltekin. “On the Computation of Value Correspondences for Dynamic Games.” Dynamic Games and Applications 6.2 (2016): 174-186.

Bernheim, B. Douglas, Debraj Ray, and Şevin Yeltekin. “Poverty and Self Control.” Econometrica 83.5 (2015): 1877-1911. Online Appendix & Proofs

Berndt, Antje, and Şevin Yeltekin. “Monetary Policy, Bond Returns and Debt Dynamics.” Journal of Monetary Economics 73 (2015): 119-136.

Farhi, Emmanuel, Christopher Sleet, Ivan Werning and Şevin Yeltekin. “Non-linear Capital Taxation Without Commitment.” The Review of Economic Studies 79.4 (2012): 1469-1493.

Berndt, Antje, Hanno Lustig, and Şevin Yeltekin. “How Does the US Government Finance Fiscal Shocks?” American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics 4.1 (2012): 69-104.

Yeltekin, Şevin. “Comment on “Three Types of Ambiguity” by Lars Hansen and Thomas Sargent.” Journal of Monetary Economics 59.5 (2012): 446-448.

Judd, Kenneth L., Karl Schmedders, and Şevin Yeltekin. “Optimal Rules for Patent Races.” International Economic Review 53.1 (2012): 23-52.

Lustig, Hanno, Christopher Sleet, and Şevin Yeltekin. “Fiscal Hedging with Nominal Assets.” Journal of Monetary Economics 55.4 (2008): 710-727.

Sleet, Christopher, and Şevin Yeltekin. “Politically Credible Social Insurance.” Journal of Monetary Economics 55.1 (2008): 129-151.

Sleet, Christopher, and Şevin Yeltekin. “Recursive Monetary Policy games with Incomplete Information.” Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 31.5 (2007): 1557-1583.

Sleet, Christopher, and Şevin Yeltekin. “Credibility and Endogenous Societal Discounting.” Review of Economic Dynamics 9.3 (2006): 410-437.

“Sleet, Christopher, and Şevin Yeltekin. “Optimal Taxation with Endogenously Incomplete Debt Markets.” Journal of Economic Theory 127.1 (2006): 36-73.

Judd, Kenneth L., Sevin Yeltekin, and James Conklin. “Computing Supergame Equilibria.” Econometrica 71.4 (2003): 1239-1254.

Sleet, Christopher, and Şevin Yeltekin. “Dynamic Labor Contracts with Temporary Layoffs and Permanent separations.” Economic Theory 18.1 (2001): 207-235.

Unpublished Papers

Supergames with States” Marcus Baldauf, Kenneth Judd, Joshua Mollner, Sevin Yeltekin (2015)

Social Credibility, Social Patience and Long Run Inequality” Christopher Sleet and Sevin Yeltekin (2005)

Self-control, saving, and the low asset trap”   Douglas B. Bernheim, Debraj Ray and Sevin Yeltekin (1999)