Utku Ünver receives the TÜBİTAK Special Science Award in Social Sciences

Author: CASE

Utku Unver who is a Distinguished Research Fellow in our economics group received the TÜBİTAK Special Science Award in Social Sciences.  

Professor Utku Unver was a faculty member at CASE from 2000 to 2005 and he is currently a professor of economics at Boston College.  His work with Tayfun Sönmez who is also a Distinguished Research Fellow at CASE on mechanism design and kidney exchange problem made significant contribution to the literature.   The Nobel Committee cited their work extensively in the scientific background document for the 2012 Economics Prize in Memory of Alfred Nobel.

Please join me in congratulating Utku Ünver for this significant achievement.

Baris Tan


College of Administrative Sciences and Economics