İdil Göksel received her B.Sc. degree in Ecomics from Middle East Technical University, in 1999. She then received her MA degree (2004) in financial economics from Izmir University of Economics and Ph.D. degree (2010) from Bocconi University. She is currently an Assistant Professor of Economics in İzmir University of Economics, Department of Economics. Her primary research focuses on development and labour economics are my main fields of research, with emphasis on education, migration, gender bias and conflict.

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