14 January to 21 June 2019
Bilge Kahraman is a PhD candidate at the Department of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations at Marmara University and a research assistant at Karamanoglu Mehmetbey University, Turkey. She holds her master degree in Labour Economics and Industrial Relations at Marmara University. She has been studying on international migration in Turkey since 2010. Her PhD research aims to examine Turkey’s experience of regulating migration movements under the influence of global human flows. The focus of her study will be on Turkey’s policies to regularise the irregular migration waves. Her research area is sociology of labour and migration.