Ozgur Orhangazi

Özgür Orhangazi is Associate Professor of Economics at Kadir Has University in Istanbul, Turkey. He previously taught economics at Roosevelt University in Chicago, Illinois. Özgür’s research includes the 2008 book Financialization and the U.S. Economy and the 2007 article “Wall Street versus the Labor Movement.” He has also published research on financial instability and alternative economic policies for both Turkey and Venezuela. While a graduate student at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Özgür also conducted research on living wage campaigns in the United States.