Business Research Seminars - 7
Partial Jubilee Proposal: Deleveraging Agencies Financed by Zero-Coupon Perpetual Bonds
29.11.2019 19:00
YER : AB3-3302
School of Management and Administrative Sciences

Dr. T. Sabri Öncü    

Dr. T. Sabri Öncü holds a BS and an MS in Mechanical Engineering and a BS in Mathematics from Boğaziçi University, an MS and a PhD in Applied Mathematics from the University of Alberta, and an MA in Business Research from Stanford University. ​He had been a Research Fellow at the University of California, Berkeley, Mathematics Department from 1993 to 1994, where he took an interest in financial economics. He then had worked at various financial institutions in the US as a "quant" as well as a consultant from 1994 to 2006. He had served as a Visiting Scholar of Finance from 2006 to 2007 and 2011 to 2012, Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance from 2007 to 2010, and Visiting Research Professor from 2016 to 2017 at the New York University Stern School of Business in New York. He then served as the Head of Research at the Centre for Advanced Financial Research and Learning (CAFRAL), Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Mumbai, India from January 2012 to January 2014. Following CAFRAL, he had been a Senior Economic Affairs Officer at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Geneva from April 2014 to September 2014. He had given lectures on various topics in finance also at the Danube Business School in Krems, Austria, from 2010 to 2012. In addition to his years of experience as a practitioner at such institutional money managers as Dresdner RCM Global Investors and Putnam Investment Management, he has many scientific publications in respected international journals, is a contributor to the NYU, Stern book “Regulating Wall Street” and the Senior Economist of the UNCTAD team for the preparation of Secretary General’s Developing Country Debt Report to the 2014 UN General Assembly. As the Head of Research, he represented CAFRAL, RBI at conferences and governmental meetings, published policy relevant financial and economic research, and worked on such development issues as financial inclusion as well as real and financial sector linkages with a focus on equitable economic growth.