Demet Beton


Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences

Telephone number +90 392 671 11 11
Extension 2245
Office CU233
Other information

U.N. Sustaınable Development Goals

Affordable and Clean Energy
Decent Work and Economic Growth
Climate Action


  • Eastern Mediterranean University Economics (PhD, 2011)
  • University of Leeds Economics (Master, 2001)
  • Hacettepe University Sociology (Undergraduate, 1999)

Articles published in peer reviewed international journals (SCI,SSCI,Arts and Humanities)

  • Asymmetric link between economic well-being and labour market equity in Turkey - 2023
  • Investigation of the driving factors of ecological footprint in Malaysia - 2022
  • Determinants of CO2 emissions: empirical evidence from Egypt - 2021
  • Ongoing Debate Between Foreign Aid and Economic Growth in Nigeria: A Wavelet Analysis - 2020
  • Testing the moderating role of urbanization on the environmental Kuznets curve: empirical evidence from an emerging market - 2020

Articles published in other peer reviewed international journals

  • Re-examining the impact of financial development on the economic growth of North Cyprus through the moderating role of the education sector - 2022

Books and books chapters published internationally

  • Female Labour Force Participation and Economic Growth in Turkey - 2022
Thesis Supervision

Master Thesis Supervised

  • Private finance a force for good or an obsession with profit? A Perspective from Turkish Banks - 2023
  • Strategic Impact of China Trade and Investment Decision on Nigeria’s Economic Growth - 2023
  • Determints of Female Labour Force Participation in Somalia (1960–2020) - 2023
  • The Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Economic Growth of Developing Countries: A Case Study of Sierra Leone for the Period 1991 to 2020 - 2022
  • Credit Risk Management and its Impact on Loan Default: A Case Study of Selected Banks in Somalia - 2022
  • Evaluating the effects of internal control in the operations of financial institutions: A Case study of the Sierra Leone Commercial bank. - 2022
  • The Effects of Macroeconomic Indicators on the Prices of Stock in the Nigerian Banking Industry - 2022
Research Areas
  • Applied Economics
  • Economic Growth
Administrative Duties
  • Head of Department (2023-ONGOING)