College / Department

Teaching areas

Money, Banking and Financial Institutions, Quantitative Methods in Economics, Forecasting and Applied Time Series Analysis, Macroeconomics, Managerial Economics, International Economics

Research areas

Forecasting, Monetary Economics, Remittances and Labor Migration


Ph.D., Economics, Texas A&M University, Texas, USA, 1999
M.A., Economics, Western Michigan University, Michigan, USA, 1994
ESL, LCP International, Los Angeles, USA, 1992
B.S., Economics, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, 1991

Professional experience

Associate Professor of Economics, American University of Sharjah, UAE, 2006-Current
Associate Professor of Economics, University of Idaho, USA, 2005-2007
Adjunct Professor of Statistics, University of Idaho, USA, 2002-2007
Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Idaho, USA, 1999-2005
Instructor, Texas A&M University, Texas, 1996-1999


Middle East Economics Association - Southwestern Economics Association - Midwest Economics Association - New York Economics Association - Southern Economics Association - Western Economic Association International
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