Hello, I am Burak Can.


B.A. degree in Economics from Bogazici University, and a M.Sc. degree in Economics from Istanbul Bilgi University. Acquired my masters degree under the supervision of M. Remzi Sanver in 2007 and my PhD degree at Maastricht University under the supervision of Bettina Klaus in 2012.

Until February 2014, worked on NWO Open Competition-400-09-354 project about Ideological Distance and Democratic Decision Making

Until January 2018, worked on NWO VENI project, about Policy Design in Dynamic Matching Markets.

Between 2016-2018, worked as the academic manager of the Thesis Internship Program (TIP) at SBE masters students practice their academic skills in finding innovative solutions in businesses via an internship. Students can get further information via the intranet here.

2018-2019 I worked at the University of Luxembourg, at Integrative Research Unit on Social and Individual Development (INSIDE)

Since August 2019, I am (back in town) and working at the Department of Data Analytics and Digitalization, at the School of Business and Economics in Maastricht.

Since 2020, I am also leading the 2OC consortium comprising 57 partners with hundreds of beautiful minds aiming to achieve climate neutrality in the EU. We have successfully submitted our ideas and you can follow us at www.2OC.eu or reach us at info@2OC.eu.

You can find more about my research, teaching and the scientific grants on the links above.