Korhan Koçak is a PhD candidate in the Department of Politics in the fields of Political Economy and Formal and Quantitative Methods. Korhan’s research investigates political information, with a particular focus on the roles of media, social media, and cognitive biases. Korhan holds an MA and a BA in Economics from Sabanci University, Istanbul. You can find Korhan's CV here.
Selected Working Papers
“Is Bigger Always Better? How Targeting Aid Windfalls Affects Capture and Social Cohesion” with Laura Paler and Camille Strauss-Kahn. Accepted in Comparative Political Studies.
“Launching Revolution: Social Media and the Egyptian Uprising's First Movers” with Killian Clarke. Forthcoming in British Journal of Political Science.