I received my Ph.D. in Economics from MIT. My research interests are Industrial Organization and Econometrics. 

I will be a postdoctoral researcher at Microsoft Research New England for the 2020-21 academic year. I will then join the MIT Sloan Applied Economics Group as an assistant professor.

Contact Information:

Email: mdemirer at mit.edu


Working Papers

Production Function Estimation with Factor-Augmenting Technology: An Application to Markups (PDF)

Drug Rebates and Formulary Design: Evidence from Statins on Medicare Part D (PDF)

  with Alex Olssen

Production Function Estimation with Imperfect Proxies (PDF)


Partial Identification of Linear Models Using Homophily in Network Data (PDF)


Generic Machine Learning Inference on Heterogenous Treatment Effects in Randomized Experiments (PDF)

  with Victor Chernozhukov, Esther Duflo, Iván Fernández-Val

 Semi-Parametric Efficient Policy Learning with Continuous Actions (PDF)

  with Vasilis Srygkanis, Greg Lewis, Victor Chernozhukov

Financial Sector Volatility Connectedness and Equity Returns (PDF)

  with Umut Gokcen, Kamil Yilmaz




Double/Debiased Machine Learning for Treatment and Structural Parameters (PDF)

  with Victor Chernozhukov, Denis Chetverikov, Esther Duflo, Christian Hansen, Whitney Newey and James Robins

The Econometrics Journal 21.1 (2018): C1-C68

Double/Debiased/Neyman Machine Learning of Treatment Effects (PDF)

  with Victor Chernozhukov, Denis Chetverikov, Esther Duflo, Christian Hansen and Whitney Newey

American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, 2017, vol. 107, issue 5, pp. 261-265.

Estimating Global Bank Network Connectedness (PDF)

  with Francis X. Diebold, Laura Liu and Kamil Yilmaz

Journal of Applied Econometrics 33, No. 1 (2018): 1-15. 

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