Pinar Keskin is an Associate Professor of Economics at Wellesley College, where she studies the complex economic and social factors contributing to domestic violence, a widespread problem with significant health and economic consequences. Her research seeks to understand the root causes of this problem and develop evidence-based interventions to make a positive impact on individuals and communities affected by domestic violence.
Pinar received her Ph.D. in Economics from Yale University and her B.A. in Economics from Bilkent University, Turkey. Her research has been published in numerous academic journals, including American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, and the Review of Economics and Statistics. In addition to her research, Pinar is a dedicated teacher and mentor, helping to prepare the next generation of economists to use their skills to address important social issues.