Daghan Carlos Akkar
MPhil Student in Economics
Daghan Carlos Akkar is currently a first year MPhil in Economics Candidate at the University of Oxford, Oriel College and the recipient of the INET Oxford Bursary Support. Prior to coming to Oxford, he received Bachelors Degrees in Economics and Mathematics from Koc University, Istanbul, graduating as the Valedictorian of his class.
His areas of interest are centered around understanding within-state income inequalities in developed and developing economies and labour market and income distortions accelerated by rapid automation processes as well as recent developments in AI technology. He is interested in identifying the negative economic and social implications of these trends.