Melsa Ararat

E-Mail : melsaararatsabanciuniv.edu
Phone : 0216-483-9712
Personal Web :
Title : Researcher
Publications :
Article
Ararat, Melsa and Yurtoğlu, Besim Burçin (2013) "Institutional and company specific determinants of international institutional investors' tendency to vote at general assemblies", İktisat, İşletme ve Finans, Vol.28, No.322, 61-90 (SSCI)
Ararat, Melsa and Eroğlu, Muzaffer (2012) "Istanbul stock exchange moves first on mandatory electronic voting", Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation
Ararat, Melsa and Yurtoğlu, B. Burçin (2006) "Corporate governance in Turkey: an introduction to the special issue", Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol.14, No.4, 201-206 (SSCI)
Uğur, Mehmet and Ararat, Melsa (2006) "Does macroeconomic performance affect corporate governance: evidence from Turkey", Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol.14, No.4, 325-348 (SSCI)
Uğur, Mehmet and Ararat, Melsa (2004) "Imperfect information and corporate governance: some policy implications", Global Business and Economics Review, Anthology, 192-203 (SCI)
Ararat, Melsa and Uğur, Mehmet (2003) "Corporate governance in Turkey: an overview and some policy recommendations", Corporate Governance, Vol.3, No.1, 58-75
Book
Ararat, Melsa and Claessens, Stijn and Yurtoğlu, B. Burçin, "Report on the first 10 years of the emerging markets corporate governance research network (EMCGN), Washington, DC: IFC (International Finance Corporation), June 2014
Book Section / Chapter
Ararat, Melsa, ""Comply or explain" without consequences: the case of Turkey", Handbook on International Corporate Governance, Mallin, Christine A. (ed.), Cheltenham-UK, Northampton- USA,: Edward Elgar 2011, 355-370
Ararat, Melsa, "Yönetişim ve rekabet", Türkiye rekabet raporu., İstanbul : TÜSİAD, October 2006
Ararat, Melsa and Taboğlu, E. and Şener, B., "v-NET: a case of family owned conglomerates", International Corporate Governance, a Case Study Approach, MA, USA: Edward Elgar, January 2006, 269-284
Ararat, Melsa and Uğur, Mehmet, "Turkey, corporate governance at the crossroads: country analyses", Handbook on International Corporate Governance: Country Analyses, Birmingham: Edward Elgar, January 2006
Ararat , Melsa, "Social responsibility in a state dependent business system", Corporate social responsibility across Europe, Jonker, Jan and Andre, Habish and Wegner , Martina and Schmidpeter, Rene (eds.), Germany: Springer Verlag , January 2005, 247-260
Ararat, Melsa and Uğur, Mehmet, "La gouvernance corporative en Turquie", Traité de gouvernance corporative. Théories et pratiques à travers le monde, Québec: L'Université Laval, January 2005
Ararat, Melsa, "International corporate governance, a definite guide", The handbook of international corporate governance, a definitive guide, Waring, Carie and Pierce , Chris (eds.), London, UK: Kogan Page, February 2004
Ararat, Melsa, "Turkey", Governance and risk, Dallas, George (ed.), London and New York: McGraw Hill, January 2004, 511-526
Papers in Conference Proceedings
Ararat, Melsa and Aksu, Mine Hatice and Çetin, Ayşe Tansel, "The impact of board diversity on boards' monitoring intensity and firm performance: evidence from the Istanbul stock exchange", 17th Annual Conference of the Multinational Finance Society, New Jersey: Multinational Finance Society 2010
Ararat, Melsa and Uğur, Mehmet, "Corporate governance at crossroads", Aktan, Coşkun Can (ed.), International Conference on Business, Management and Economics, İzmir: Yaşar Üniversitesi, December 2005
Volumes Edited / Special Issues
Ararat, Melsa and Yurtoğlu, B. Burçin, Corporate governance, an international review, special issue on Turkey, Oxford: Blackwell, July 2006, 201-206
Working Paper / Technical Report
Ararat, Melsa and Alkan, Sevda and Budan, Pınar and Bayazıt, Mahmut and Yüksel, Ayşe, "Domestic violence against white-collar working women in Turkey: a call for business action", December 2014, Sabancı University ID:10.5900/SU_SOM_WP.2014.25972
Ararat, Melsa and Köroğlu Göğüş, Mirhan and Süel, Esra and Okuyan, Zeynep and Betts, Richards and Karaman, Ceren and Demirtaş, Sevgi and Küküm, Hande, "CDP Turkey: climate change report 2014", November 2014, Sabancı University ID:10.5900/SU_SOM_WP.2014.24757
Yulkin, Michael and Dayman, Sergey and Taranets, Kositantyn and Ararat, Melsa, "CDP Russia climate change report 2014", November 2014, Sabancı University ID:10.5900/SU_SOM_WP.2014.26482
Ararat, Melsa and Süel, Esra and Yurtoğlu, Besim Burçin, "Sustainable investment in Turkey: the case in context - an update", March 2014, Sabancı University ID:10.5900/SU_SOM_WP.2014.24078
Ararat, Melsa and Süel, Esra, "Promoting sustainable development: the way forward for a sustainability index in Turkey", January 2014, Sabancı University ID:10.5900/SU_SOM_WP.2013.24024
Ararat, Melsa and Süel, Esra and Aytekin, Belgin and Alkan, Sevda, "Women on board Turkey: 2014 (2nd Annual Report: Independent Women Directors Project)" 2014, Sabancı University ID:10.5900/SU_SOM_WP.2014.25068
Ararat, Melsa and Köroğlu Göğüş, Mirhan and Süel, Esra and Okuyan, Zeynep and Betts, Richards and Karaman, Ceren and Demirtaş, Sevgi and Küküm, Hande, "Contributing to a sustainable stock exchange: CDP Turkey 100 climate change report 2013", November 2013, Sabancı University ID:10.5900/SU_SOM_WP.2013.22425
Ararat, Melsa and Süel, Esra and Aytekin, Belgin, "Women on board Turkey: 2013 1st Annual Report (Independent Women Directors Project)", November 2013, Sabancı University ID:10.5900/SU_SOM_WP.2013.22323
Ararat, Melsa and Yurtoğlu, Besim Burçin, "Sermaye Piyasası Kurulu'nun 'kurumsal yönetim' konulu tebliğleri ile ilgili genel değerlendirme ve yorum ", February 2012, Sabancı University ID:10.5900/SU_SOM_WP.2012.18885
Ararat, Melsa and Yurtoğlu, Burçin B. and Suel, Esra and Tura, Deniz, "Sustainable investment in Turkey 2010", January 2011
Ararat, Melsa and Claessens, Stijn and Yurtoğlu, Burçin B., "Synthesis report: Third International Conference on Corporate Governance in Emerging Market" 2011
Ararat, Melsa and Balic, Amra, "Turkish transperancy and disclosure survey 2008; a year of littel or no progress ", October 2008, Sabancı University ID:SU_FMAN_2008/0002
Ararat, Melsa and Yurtoğlu, B. Burçin, "Rating based indexing of Istanbul Stock Exchange, lessons from its failure and Novo Mercado's sucess in to advance corporate governance reforms ", October 2007, Sabancı University ID:SU_FMAN_2007/0010
Balic, Amra and Ararat, Melsa, "Turkish transparency and disclosure survey 2007: pace of improvement has slowed", May 2007, Sabancı University ID:SU_FMAN_2007/0012
Ararat, Melsa, "Turkish transparency and disclosure survey 2006: significant developments at Turkey's largest companies", June 2006, Sabancı University ID:SU_FMAN_2006/0014
Ararat, Melsa, "Corporate social responsibility across Middle East and North Africa", April 2006, Sabancı University ID:SU_FMAN_2006/0004
Ararat, Melsa, "A Comparative view of CSR in Turkey", April 2006, Sabancı University ID:SU_FMAN_2006/0002
Ararat, Melsa and Orbay, Hakan, "Corporate governance in Turkey: implications for investments and growth" 2006, Sabancı University ID:SU_FMAN_2006/0003