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  • Huddersfield Business School University of Huddersfield Queensgate Huddersfield HD1 3DH United Kingdom

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Yilmaz is a senior lecturer at Accountancy, Finance, and Economics in Huddersfield Business School. He joined the University of Huddersfield in August 2019.  Prior to joining University of Huddersfield, he was a research assistant and lecturer in Hacettepe University. He gained his PhD in Business Administration (Accounting and Finance) from Hacettepe University in 2016. Yilmaz obtained MBA degree from Middle East Technical University and BSc in Business Information Management from Bilkent University.

Research Expertise and Interests

Yilmaz has a continuing research interests on empirical corporate finance, including topics such as ownership structure, accounting conservatism, brand equity, and most recently in environmental economics. He has papers published in several journals such as The European Journal of Finance, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Applied Economics, and Emerging Markets Finance and Trade.

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Research Output 2016 2019

Brand Equity and Firm Risk: An Empirical Investigation in an Emerging Market

Yildiz, Y. & Metin Camgoz, S., 2 Jan 2019, In : Emerging Markets Finance and Trade. 55, 1, p. 218-235 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Equity risk
Empirical investigation
Firm risk
Brand equity
Emerging markets

Exchange Rate Risk and Corporate Hedging: Evidence from Turkey

Buyukkara, G., Baha Karan, M., Temiz, H. & Yildiz, Y., 21 Jun 2019, In : Emerging Markets Finance and Trade. 55, 8, p. 1737-1753 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corporate hedging
Exchange rate risk
Exchange rates

Is conservative reporting attractive to foreign institutional investors? Evidence from an emerging market

Yildiz, Y., Karan, M. B. & Ozkan, A., 13 Aug 2019, In : European Journal of Finance. 25, 12, p. 1099-1121 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Institutional investors
Emerging markets
Asymmetric information
Institutional ownership
1 Citation (Scopus)

Momentum or market? Determinants of large stock price changes in an emerging market

Yildiz, Y. & Karan, M. B., 7 Feb 2019, In : Applied Economics. 51, 7, p. 731-742 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stock prices
Emerging markets
Price changes

An Investigation on Early Voluntary Withdrawals from Individual Retirement Accounts: An Empirical Study on an Emerging Market

Yildiz, Y., Karan, M. B. & Bayrak Salantur, S., Oct 2017, In : Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance: Issues and Practice. 42, 4, p. 732-756 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Empirical study
Individual retirement accounts
Emerging markets